Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Underground Railroad on University Land
Erected 2006 by Ohio Staters, Inc. (Marker Number 4 of 5.)
Location. 39° 59.849′ N, 83° 0.681′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Touch for map. Marker is about 150 feet NNE of Enarson Hall (Old Ohio Union), 154 W. 12th Avenue, on The Ohio State University campus. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus OH 43210, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking Old Ohio Union (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named The Underground Railroad on University Land (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Browning Amphitheatre / The Outdoor Performance Center (about 600 feet away); The Ohio State University (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named The Underground Railroad on University Land (about 700 feet away); Neil Avenue Gate (approx. 0.2 miles away); University Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Wilbur H. Siebert Collection (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans • Agriculture • Education • Government • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,185 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 12, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.