North Star in Darke County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
America's “Little Sure Shot”
Location. 40° 18.774′ N, 84° 34.265′ W. Marker is in North Star, Ohio, in Darke County. Marker is on Ohio Route 127 near Cohee when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Star OH 45350, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. North Star (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Annie Oakley (approx. 3.7 miles away); Brock Cemetery Unknown Soldiers Memorial (approx. 3.7 miles away); Darke County Chapter No. 57 D.A.V. Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.7 miles away); New Weston Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away); The Cranberry Prairie (approx. 5½ miles away); St. Francis Catholic Church (approx. 5.6 miles away); The Cranberry School Bell (approx. 5.6 miles away).
More about this marker. This marker was easy to miss in the past, but now has received landscaping and signage and is easy to spot.
The black and white photo is nice as it shows the marker in relation to the house now gone. There is still a barn and an outbuilding on the site.
— Submitted March 28, 2015, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio.
There are several other Annie Oakley markers in the region, including the relatively new one at her grave site, but this appears to be one of the oldest.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 28, 2015, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. This page has been viewed 349 times since then and 29 times this year. Last updated on April 6, 2015, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 28, 2015, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.