Delaware in Delaware County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Wesley Branch Rickey
1881 - 1965
Distinguished Alumnus of Ohio Wesleyan
and loyal member of
Delta Tau Delta fraternity.
his brothers of Mu Chapter of
Delta Tau Delta fraternity
October 23, 1976
Erected 1976 by Mu Chapter, Delta Tau Delta.
Location. 40° 17.713′ N, 83° 3.986′ W. Marker is in Delaware, Ohio, in Delaware County. Marker can be reached from University Way. Touch for map. Marker is at the entrance to the Branch Rickey Complex on the Ohio Wesleyan University campus. Marker is in this post office area: Delaware OH 43015, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elliott Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Edwards Gymnasium / Home of High School Basketball Tournaments (about 400 feet away); Cherry, Judge, Luckett Memorial (about 500 feet away); University Hall and Gray Chapel (about 500 feet away); The Sulphur Spring (about 600 feet away); Eddy, Kroener, and Riesz Memorial (about 600 feet away); 1897 Memorial Tree (about 700 feet away); Site of the First Ohio State Football Game (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Delaware.
Also see . . . Wikipedia entry for Wesley Branch Rickey. (Submitted on October 23, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Education • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Notable Persons • Sports •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 22, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,080 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 22, 2008, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.