Lancaster in Fairfield County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Fifty Star Flag
A Symbol of America
Erected 2003 by Ohio Bicentennial Commission, The Longaberger Company, Bank One-Lancaster Downtown, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 5-23.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 39° 43.931′ N, 82° 35.447′ W. Marker is in Lancaster, Touch for map. Marker is located in the outer courtyard of Lancaster High School. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1312 Granville Pike, Lancaster OH 43130, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Standing Stone National Bank (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rising Park Centennial Celebration (approx. half a mile away); Civil War Union Soldiers Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); C & O Depot at Carroll, Ohio (approx. 0.7 miles away); Liberty Township No. 6 School (approx. 0.7 miles away); Dumontville General Store (approx. ¾ mile away); 166th Infantry 42nd Division World War Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Pioneer Log House (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lancaster.
Regarding The Fifty Star Flag. Robert Heft died in Saginaw, Michigan, on Saturday, December 12, 2009.
Also see . . . Robert G. Heft, Designer of the 50-Star US Flag. (Submitted on December 14, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Education • Government •
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