Near Put-in-Bay in Ottawa County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Jay Cooke Mansion
Erected 2003 by The Ohio State University and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 14-62.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 41° 39.506′ N, 82° 49.182′ W. Marker is near Put-in-Bay, Ohio, in Ottawa County. Touch for map
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gibraltar Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Within This Enclosure (approx. 0.4 miles away); Joseph De Rivera St. Jurgo, 1813-1889 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gibraltar Island (approx. 0.4 miles away); Oelschlager's Dry Goods Store (approx. 0.4 miles away); Perry's Victory and International Peace Memorial (approx. half a mile away); South Bass Island Light (approx. 2.3 miles away); Boundary Marker (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Put-in-Bay.
Regarding Jay Cooke Mansion. Gibraltar Island is owned by The Ohio State University and is home to OSU's Stone Laboratory, the oldest freshwater biological field station in the country. Public access to the island is restricted to the lab's annual Open House day, which can be found at the link below.
Also see . . . Open House and Annual Meeting. (Submitted on September 20, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,020 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 20, 2010, by Jamie Abel of Westerville, Ohio. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.