Put-In-Bay in Ottawa County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Joseph De Rivera St. Jurgo, 1813-1889
Erected 2003 by Ohio Bicentennial Commission, De Rivera Park Trust, Lake Erie Islands Historical Soicety, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 13-62.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list.
Location. 41° 39.203′ N, 82° 49.014′ W. Marker is in Put-In-Bay, Ohio, in Ottawa County. Marker can be reached from Bayview Avenue (Ohio Route 357) west of Hartford Avenue. This historical marker is located near the public restroom facility, that is located in the middle of Perry Park, just off the waterfront, in the downtown business district. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Put in Bay OH 43456, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Amareta Mosher Anchor (about 400 feet away); First Ship-To-Shore Radio Broadcast (about 400 feet away); Within This Enclosure (about 500 feet away); The Doller House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Gibraltar Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Jay Cooke Mansion (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Put-In-Bay.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 3, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 601 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 3, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.