Lebanon in Warren County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Wood Building
45 and 47 E. Mulberry St. sit on the east side of lot No. 24 of the 1802 original plat of Lebanon. A commercial building since the mid-1800s, its Queen Anne style facade dates from c. 1885. Early owners of the property include Ephraim Hathaway, a founder of Lebanon; Gov. Thomas Corwin; and English born William Wood.
Since 1878 it has been Nathan Wood's Dining Rooms, Billiard Hall and Restaurant; the Morris & Goldflies Saloon; the Dreamland Theater; Hotel 47; the Virginia Hotel; and Bunny's Pool Room. In 1976, the Countryside YMCA had its office here. It has also served as the office for a C.P.A., a chiropractor, and an attorney.
Erected by Lebanon Rotary Club.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Rotary International series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1802.
Location. 39° 26.065′ N, 84° 12.426′ W. Marker is in Lebanon, Ohio, in Warren County. Marker is on E. Mullberry Street, on the right when traveling east Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lebanon OH 45036, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Herb's Place (a few steps from this marker); I.O.O.F. Temple (within shouting distance of this marker); Nixon-Brant House (within shouting distance of this marker); LCNB Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dilatush-Hedges Building (about 300 feet away); The Village Ice Cream Parlor (about 400 feet away); Lingo's Hardware (about 400 feet away); The Reeves House (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lebanon.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 30, 2022. It was originally submitted on June 21, 2022, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 82 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 21, 2022, by Craig Doda of Napoleon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.