Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Formerly Maryland Park
Erected 1990 by Columbus Recreation and Parks Department and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 15-25.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African Americans • Parks & Recreational Areas • Sports. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1921.
Location. 39° 58.519′ N, 82° 57.978′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Atcheson Street and Winner Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Atcheson Street. Marker is at Saunders Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1380 Atcheson Street, Columbus OH 43203, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking Mount Vernon Community School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mount Vernon Avenue (approx. 0.4 miles away); White Oak (approx. 0.7 miles away); Second Baptist Church / James P. Poindexter (approx. 0.7 miles away); War! – “It Is All Hell” (approx. 0.8 miles away); St. Clair Hospital (approx. 0.8 miles away); Asians in the American Civil War (approx. 0.8 miles away); Shiloh Baptist Church (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 30, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 900 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 30, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.