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Waverly in Pike County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

War Savings Stamps

 
 
War Savings Stamps Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2009
1. War Savings Stamps Marker
Inscription.
In recognition of
the patriotism of
the people of
Pike County
who so generously purchased
War Savings Stamps in 1918
this tablet is
gratefully erected by the
Ohio War Savings Committee

 
Erected by Ohio War Savings Committee.
 
Location. 39° 7.57′ N, 82° 59.058′ W. Marker is in Waverly, Ohio, in Pike County. Marker is at the intersection of 2nd Street and Market Street (Ohio Route 220), on the left when traveling west on 2nd Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the courthouse north wall. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 E. 2nd Street, Waverly OH 45690, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pike County Courthouse (here, next to this marker); German Evangelical Church / Pike Heritage Foundation Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); The Emmitt House / James Emmitt (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing); Canal Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pike County Revolutionary Soldiers (approx. 0.2 miles away);
War Savings Stamps Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 9, 2009
2. War Savings Stamps Marker
On wall next to county courthouse entrance.
Pike County Twentieth-Century War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pike County Veterans Memorial (approx. mile away); Ohio and Erie Canal (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waverly.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 614 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 10, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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