Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Formerly Maryland Park
Erected 1990 by Columbus Recreation and Parks Department and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 15-25.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 39° 58.519′ N, 82° 57.978′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Atcheson Street and Winner Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Atcheson Street. Touch for map. Marker is at Saunders Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1380 Atcheson Street, Columbus OH 43203, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mount Vernon Community School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mount Vernon Avenue (approx. 0.4 miles away); White Oak (approx. 0.7 miles away); Second Baptist Church / James P. Poindexter War! – “It Is All Hell” (approx. 0.8 miles away); St. Clair Hospital (approx. 0.8 miles away); Asians in the American Civil War (approx. 0.8 miles away); Shiloh Baptist Church (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
Categories. • 20th Century • African Americans • Civil Rights • Sports •
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