Alliance in Stark County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Alliance-Birthplace of Ohio's State Flower - The Scarlet Carnation
Erected 2004 by Alliance Area Chamber of Commerce and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 20-76.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #25 William McKinley, and the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1859.
Location. 40° 55.312′ N, 81° 6.41′ W. Marker is in Alliance, Ohio, in Stark County. Marker is on West Main Street, 0.1 miles west of South Union Avenue (Ohio Route 183), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Alliance OH 44601, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mabel Hartzell (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Crossing (approx. 0.6 miles away); Abraham Lincoln (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Sultana Tragedy (approx. 0.7 miles away); Spanish American War Veterans (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mount Union Stadium (approx. 1.4 miles away); Lexington Quaker Cemetery (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alliance.
Also see . . .
1. Greater Alliance Carnation Festival. (Submitted on November 16, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
2. Ohio State Flower-Facts about the Scarlet Carnation . The Flower Expert (Submitted on November 18, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 16, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 367 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 16, 2014, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.