The ease of visiting the Indian Lake area was enhanced by this new technology. Hotels, eateries, amusements and an ice cream factory sprang up immediately. Transportation and electricity quickly led to band concerts, and the construction of the first dance hall. “Dreamland” (circa 1911). “Sandee Gables” off the shore of Wolf Island and the “Chatauqua Auditorium” on Orchard Island became other early attractions. In approximately 1939, after many changes in ownership, the Great
Location. 40° 28.351′ N, 83° 53.667′ W. Marker is in Russells Point, Ohio, in Logan County. Marker is on East Main Street (Route 366), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Behind the Taco Bell, are 3 pedestals, this is the one in the center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 121 E Main St, Russells Point OH 43348, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sandy Beach and the Big Band Era (here, next to this marker); Miami- Erie Canal / Lewistown Reservoir (a few steps from this marker); Boats of Indian Lake (within shouting distance of this marker); Sandy Beach Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); Sandy Beach Park (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); Our Lady of Fatima Native Americans (within shouting distance of this marker); 1913 Flood (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Russells Point.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 7, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 6, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 112 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 6, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.