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Findlay in Hancock County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

First School Building

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., March 13, 2010
1. First School Building Marker
Inscription.  

Site of
First School Building
in Findlay 1827
[Dedicated June 1937]

 
Erected 1937 by Findlay Education Association.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationLabor UnionsNotable Places. A significant historical year for this entry is 1827.
 
Location. 41° 2.322′ N, 83° 38.815′ W. Marker is in Findlay, Ohio, in Hancock County. Marker is on East Street, on the right when traveling south. Marker is about 100 feet south of Main Cross Street, on the east edge of the LaRiche Chevrolet Cadillac auto dealership. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Findlay OH 45840, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elijah & Mellie Jones House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Underground Railroad in Hancock County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Outstanding New Building, 1978 - 1979 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hancock County Courthouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Outstanding Renovated Building, 1980 - 1986 (approx. 0.2 miles
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By William Fischer, Jr., March 13, 2010
2. First School Building Marker
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away); War Savings Quota (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hancock County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Findlay.
 
Also see . . .  Findlay City Schools. (Submitted on March 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
First School Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 13, 2010
3. First School Building Marker
Looking west.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,074 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 27, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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