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“Mike” Mullen

Lytle Park Series

 
 
"Mike" Mullen Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 31, 2009
1. "Mike" Mullen Marker
Inscription.
It was Michael Mullen, a kindly councilman from the old Eighth Ward for 34 years, whose efforts brought about Lytle Park.

After his death in 1921, funds were collected for a new “memorial” bandstand replacing the park's original one. It was dedicated on October 12, 1935 to the memory of “Mike” Mullen and the park he loved.
 
Erected by Park Board Volunteers, the Garden Center of Greater Cincinnati, and Public-Spirited Citizens.
 
Location. 39° 6.031′ N, 84° 30.24′ W. Marker is in Cincinnati, Ohio, in Hamilton County. Touch for map. Marker is one of a series on a wall near the SSW corner of Lytle Park, about 250 feet SE of the intersection of East 4th Street and Ludlow Street. The markers are about 150 feet east of the Guilford Building, 421 East 4th Street. Marker is in this post office area: Cincinnati OH 45202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Washington (here, next to this marker); The Taft Museum (here, next to this marker); Cincinnati's First Playground (here, next to this marker); President William Howard Taft (here, next to this
Lytle Park Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Lytle Park Markers
marker); "Lincoln - The Man" (here, next to this marker); Lytle's Surroundings (here, next to this marker); Lytle At Christmas (here, next to this marker); Lytle Park (a few steps from this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cincinnati.
 
Regarding "Mike" Mullen. The bandstand no longer exists.
 
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Lytle Park Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Lytle Park Markers
Lightpoles from the Cincinnati Reds' Great American Ballpark are in distance.
"Mike" Mullen Photo on Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 31, 2009
4. "Mike" Mullen Photo on Marker
Bandstand Photo on Mullen Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 31, 2009
5. Bandstand Photo on Mullen Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 824 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on November 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2, 3. submitted on November 27, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4, 5. submitted on November 28, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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