Dayton in Montgomery County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Steele High School
Steele High School
1898 - 14,000 Graduates - 1940
A gift from the Steele Alumni
June 14, 1964
“Fairest school in land ever her name shall stand ever her name be renowned”
Erected 1964 by Steele High School Alumni.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1780.
Location. 39° 45.817′ N, 84° 11.564′ W. Marker is in Dayton, Ohio, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Monument Avenue (Ohio Route 4) and Main Street, on the left when traveling west on Monument Avenue. Marker is on east facade of the obelisk at the southeast corner of the intersection. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dayton OH 45402, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Newcom Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Montgomery County Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Paul Laurence Dunbar (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Josephine and Hermene Schwarz"The History of the World is the Biography of Great Men" (about 500 feet away); Victoria Theater (about 600 feet away); Charles F. Kettering (about 600 feet away); The Birth of Aviation (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dayton.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 2, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 931 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 2, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. 3. submitted on November 21, 2014. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.