Yellow Springs in Greene County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Antioch College / and Glen Helen
Founded 1853. Horace Mann and Arthur Morgan pioneered its co-operative program of “Education for Effective Living”.
The living story of Ohio’s countryside. 930 acres for community recreation, land- study, and rural research.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Environment. A significant historical year for this entry is 1853.
Location. 39° 48.064′ N, 83° 53.523′ W. Marker is in Yellow Springs, Ohio, in Greene County. Marker is at the intersection of Xenia Avenue (U.S. 68) and North College Street, on the right when traveling north on Xenia Avenue. marker is at the southeast corner of Xenia Avenue (US Rt 68) and East North College Street in the village of Yellow Springs, Ohio. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 E North College St, Yellow Springs OH 45387, 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. Antioch College (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Virginia Hamilton (approx. 0.2 miles away); Glen Helen Natural Area (approx. 0.3 miles Moncure Daniel Conway / The Conway Colony (approx. 0.7 miles away); Historic Grinnell Mill (approx. 1˝ miles away); Erastus Mitchell Birch (approx. 1.6 miles away); Horace Mann (approx. 1.6 miles away); Camp Birch (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yellow Springs.
More about this marker. Note: Ohio Historical Society marker 15- 29 (Antioch College) is one block east on Limestone Street. Glen Helen boulder with bronze plaque is about ½ mile away off Cory Street, with multiple other markers
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 19, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 250 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 19, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. 5. submitted on December 21, 2014. 6, 7, 8. submitted on December 19, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.