Near Yellow Springs in Greene County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erastus Mitchell Birch
Erected 1942 by Hugh Taylor Birch.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical date for this entry is July 7, 1841.
Location. 39° 47.146′ N, 83° 52.211′ W. Marker is near Yellow Springs, Ohio, in Greene County. Marker is on Bryan Park Road, on the right when traveling north. this marker is adjacent to the “Horace Mann Memorial”, referenced on another page. for detailed instructions to find this marker, open the “Horace Mann Memorial” page. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3607 Bryan Park Rd, Yellow Springs OH 45387, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Horace Mann (here, next to this marker); Historic Grinnell Mill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Moncure Daniel Conway / The Conway Colony (approx. 0.9 miles away); Camp Birch (approx. 1.3 miles away); Glen Helen Natural Area (approx. 1.3 miles away); Antioch College (approx. 1.4 miles away); Antioch College / and Glen Helen (approx. 1.6 miles away); Virginia Hamilton (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yellow Springs.
More about this marker. Note: Hugh Taylor Birch was the benefactor of Boy Scout- Camp Birch, barely a mile away.
Note: Hugh Taylor Birch was also responsible for the Orton Memorial in Clifton Gorge.
Note: see the similarity of this monument and the Orton Memorial
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on December 20, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 513 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 20, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. 3. submitted on January 12, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on December 20, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.