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Boardman in Mahoning County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Freedom Over Slavery

 
 
Freedom Over Slavery Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2011
1. Freedom Over Slavery Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to all who chose
freedom over slavery

[Dedicated] May 1978

 
Erected 1978 by Mahoning Chapter, Reserve Officers Association.
 
Location. 41° 3.206′ N, 80° 39.792′ W. Marker is in Boardman, Ohio, in Mahoning County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street (Ohio Route 7) and Newport Drive, on the left when traveling north on Market Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4500 Market Street, Youngstown OH 44512, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Road of Remembrance (within shouting distance of this marker); Forest Glen Estates Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Newport Village Historic District (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. James Episcopal Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Pioneer Pavilion / Mill Creek Furnace (approx. 2.3 miles away); Oscar D. Boggess Homestead / Boggess Quarry (approx. 2.9 miles away); The History of Poland (approx. 3.3 miles away); Peterson Park and Clock Tower (approx. 3.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boardman.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, World IWar, World II
 
Freedom Over Slavery Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2011
2. Freedom Over Slavery Marker
View from Freedom Over Slavery Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2011
3. View from Freedom Over Slavery Marker
Looking southeast toward Market Street
Support for Freedom Over Slavery Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2011
4. Support for Freedom Over Slavery Site Marker
Freedom Over Slavery Site Donor Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 12, 2011
5. Freedom Over Slavery Site Donor Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 318 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 6, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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