Education in Ohio began with the earliest settlement. The Land Ordinance of 1785 opened up settlement in what was to become the State of Ohio. It split the land into townships made up of 36 six-mile square sections. One section of each of these townships
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1785.
Location. 41° 32.438′ N, 84° 17.915′ W. Marker is in Archbold, Ohio, in Fulton County. Marker is on Ohio Route 2, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Archbold OH 43502, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lauber Shelter (within shouting distance of this marker); Covered Wagon (within shouting distance of this marker); Community Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); Bethany United Brethren Church Bell (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Peter Stucky's Wagon Shop (about 400 feet away); This Hungarian Migrant Worker's Wagon (about 500 feet away); Woodcarvers Shop (about 600 feet away); This Log House (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Archbold.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 29, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 27, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 27, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.