Akron in Summit County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Dr. Bob's Home
Dr. Bob & Anne Smith
from 1916 to 1950
The birthplace of
June 10, 1935 Akron, Ohio
This property is listed in the
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
State of Ohio Landmark
Dedicated by Congressman
John F. Seiberling
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 41° 5.742′ N, 81° 32.961′ W. Marker is in Akron, Ohio, in Summit County. Marker is at the intersection of Ardmore Avenue and Everett Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Ardmore Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 855 Ardmore Avenue, Akron OH 44309, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Elm Court / Our Lady of the Elms (approx. 0.6 miles away); Portage Path (approx. 0.9 miles away); Stan Hywet Hall (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Gate Lodge, Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens Glendale Steps (approx. 1½ miles away); Howard Street District (approx. 1.8 miles away); United Rubber Workers International Union (approx. 1.8 miles away); Creating Crossroads of Commerce (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Akron.
Regarding Dr. Bob's Home. Designated a National Historic Landmark in October 2012.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
Also see . . .
1. Dr. Bob's Home. (Submitted on October 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Dr. Robert Smith House National Register Nomination. (Submitted on October 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Published Works By or About Bob Smith. (Submitted on October 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Education • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Science & Medicine •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 465 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 26, 2011, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.