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Roscoe in Coshocton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

24 Star Flag

(1822 - 1836)

 
 
24 Star Flag Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 29, 2009
1. 24 Star Flag Marker
Inscription.
This flag was created when Missouri was added to the Union. It was the first flag to be called “Old Glory” and to be recognized by the Army.
 
Erected by Roscoe Village Foundation.
 
Location. 40° 16.69′ N, 81° 52.616′ W. Marker is in Roscoe, Ohio, in Coshocton County. Marker is on Whitewoman Drive, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Coshocton OH 43812, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. James Taylor House (Reconstructed) - 1971 (a few steps from this marker); Daniel Boyd House - c.1825 (a few steps from this marker); Wilson Jacob House - c.1890 (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Maro Johnson's House - c.1833 (within shouting distance of this marker); Dr. Maro Johnson's Office - 1842 (within shouting distance of this marker); Caldersburgh Pearl -2001 (within shouting distance of this marker); James LeRetilley Building - 1847 (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Roscoe Building - 1840 (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Roscoe.
 
Also see . . .
1. Roscoe Village Foundation. (Submitted on February 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
24 Star Flag and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 29, 2009
2. 24 Star Flag and Marker

2. The 24-Star Flag. (Submitted on February 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 30, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 621 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 11, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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