Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Underground Railroad on University Land
Erected 2006 by Ohio Staters, Inc. (Marker Number 4 of 5.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Agriculture • Civil Rights • Education.
Location. 39° 59.849′ N, 83° 0.681′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is about 150 feet NNE Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus OH 43210, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Ohio Union (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Underground Railroad on University Land (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Browning Amphitheatre / The Outdoor Performance Center (about 600 feet away); The Ohio State University (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named The Underground Railroad on University Land (about 700 feet away); Block "O" Fire Pit (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ohio Farm Bureau Founded (approx. 0.2 miles away); Neil Avenue Gate (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 2, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,392 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.