Near Utica in Licking County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Then the number of confectioners who sold ice cream increased, and ice cream parlors began appearing in major cities. By the mid-19th century ice cream had become popular with the masses.
Erected by Velvet Ice Cream Company.
Location. 40° 12.913′ N, 82° 26.501′ W. Marker is near Utica, Ohio, in Licking County. Marker can be reached from Mt. Vernon Road.. Touch for map. Marker is in a covered outdoor antique agricultural implement display area next to "Ye Olde Mill.". Marker is at or near this postal address: 11324 Mt. Vernon Road, Utica OH 43080, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. "Ye Olde Mill" (within shouting distance of this marker); The Hufford House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Homer Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.1 miles away); Major General William Starke Rosecrans / Bishop Sylvester Horton Rosecrans (approx. 5.1 miles Victoria Claflin-Woodhull-Martin / First Woman Candidate for President of the United States (approx. 5.1 miles away); Brandon World War II Honor Roll (approx. 7½ miles away); John Sparks (approx. 7.7 miles away); "Alligator" Mound (approx. 10½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Utica.
Also see . . . The History of Velvet Ice Cream. (Submitted on June 13, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,097 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on June 11, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.