Franklin in Warren County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Mackinaw Historic District
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This collection of residences was listed on the National Register of Historic Places by the U.S. Department of the Interior in 1980. The district contains 30 houses which directly contribute to its historical quality, in addition to other homes of compatible character. The dominant architectural style in the district is Queen Anne, although other styles are present. Among these are Italianate and Second Empire, styles which predominate in the larger houses that stood along the river prior to the division of the Anderson farm. Other architectural styles represented include Colonial, Georgian, and Spanish Revival; Eastlake, Cape Cod, and Bungalow. The district was home to many of Franklinís mercantile and industrial leaders in the
Erected 2013 by Franklin Area Historical Society and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 13-83.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 39° 33.837′ N, 84° 18.444′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Ohio, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Elm Street and Park Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Elm Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin OH 45005, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Robert Cumming Schenck (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lewis Davis Campbell (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Old Log Post Office (approx. 0.3 miles away); Preservation of Log Post Office (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Thirkield Store (approx. 0.3 miles away); Franklin In The Civil War (approx. 1.3 miles away); Robert E. Lee (was approx. 1.4 miles away but has been reported permanently removed. ); Franklin Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Also see . . . Franklin Area Historical Society. (Submitted on August 15, 2013.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 298 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on August 14, 2013, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.