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Sandusky in Erie County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Jay Cooke

 
 
Jay Cooke Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, October 22, 2015
1. Jay Cooke Marker
Inscription. Jay Cooke was born on this site August 10, 1821. Financier and promoter of The Northern Pacific Railroad, he sold bonds to finance the Union during the Civil War 1861-1865.
 
Erected 1969 by The Erie County Historical Society.
 
Location. 41° 27.394′ N, 82° 42.694′ W. Marker is in Sandusky, Ohio, in Erie County. Marker is on Columbus Ave, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 154 Columbus Ave, Sandusky OH 44870, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Donahue Hardware (within shouting distance of this marker); State Theatre (within shouting distance of this marker); Hubbard Building (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); G.A. Boeckling Building (about 600 feet away); Underground Railroad (about 600 feet away); Sandusky (about 700 feet away); Kilbourne Plat (about 700 feet away); The Hinde & Dauch Paper Company (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sandusky.
 
Also see . . .  Cooke Block. (Submitted on May 26, 2018, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Jay Cooke Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, October 22, 2015
2. Jay Cooke Marker
Jay Cooke Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, October 22, 2015
3. Jay Cooke Marker
Marker to the far right around the corner.
Jay Cooke Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, October 22, 2015
4. Jay Cooke Marker
Jay Cooke Marker image. Click for full size.
By Denise Boose, October 22, 2015
5. Jay Cooke Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2018, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. This page has been viewed 37 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 26, 2018, by Denise Boose of Tehachapi, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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