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Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Home Site of Henry Howe — Historian

1816 — 1893

 
 
Home Site of Henry Howe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 13, 2016
1. Home Site of Henry Howe Marker
close up; showing text
Inscription.

He preserved for posterity the story of the brave men and women who founded this great state. He traveled Ohio in 1846 and again in 1886 and twice published his Howe’s Historical Collections of Ohio
 
Erected 1959 by Franklin County Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 57.853′ N, 82° 59.321′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of North 9th Street and Old National Road (U.S. 40), on the left when traveling north on North 9th Street. Touch for map. marker is on the east wall of the First Congregational Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 444 East Broad Street, Columbus OH 43215, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Bellows / Roy Lichtenstein (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wesley Chapel Methodist Church (about 500 feet away); Elijah Pierce (approx. 0.2 miles away); Columbus Main Library / Judge Noah Swayne Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Thurber (approx. ¼ mile away); Donn Vickers Gazebo in Thurber Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Deaf School Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Topiary Garden (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
 
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Home Site of Henry Howe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 13, 2016
2. Home Site of Henry Howe Marker
full view of marker, on wall of Church
Home Site of Henry Howe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 13, 2016
3. Home Site of Henry Howe Marker
marker as seen from 9th Street
Home Site of Henry Howe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 13, 2016
4. Home Site of Henry Howe Marker
the Church sign
Home Site of Henry Howe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Rev. Ronald Irick, October 13, 2016
5. Home Site of Henry Howe Marker
the Church, from the west, looking east; marker is on the other side of the building
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 14, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 105 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 14, 2016, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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