Cincinnati in Hamilton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
In 1836, Paul Rust, cabinetmaker was selling “coffins”. Developed into a modern funeral home by three generations of the Wiltsee family. The operation was entrusted in 1945 to two employees, Schaefer & Busby. It is now Ohio's oldest funeral establishment.
Erected by Schaefer & Busby Funeral Home.
Location. 39° 6.318′ N, 84° 30.914′ W. Marker is in Cincinnati, Ohio, in Hamilton County. Marker is at the intersection of 9th Street (U.S. 22) and Doerr Alley, on the right when traveling west on 9th Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 24 W. 9th Street, Cincinnati OH 45202, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fuldner Mortuary (here, next to this marker); Piatt Park (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County (about 400 feet away); Elizabeth Blackwell (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise and the Plum Street Temple (approx. 0.2 miles away); Military Roads (approx. ¼ mile away); Ohio Military Trails (approx. ¼ mile away); Cincinnati Riots of 1884 / Sheriff Morton Lytle Hawkins (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cincinnati.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 9, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 785 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 9, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.