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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Alliance, Ohio

Clickable Map of Stark County, Ohio and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Stark County, OH (79) Carroll County, OH (25) Columbiana County, OH (110) Holmes County, OH (13) Mahoning County, OH (78) Portage County, OH (35) Summit County, OH (145) Tuscarawas County, OH (84) Wayne County, OH (17)  StarkCounty(79) Stark County (79)  CarrollCounty(25) Carroll County (25)  ColumbianaCounty(110) Columbiana County (110)  HolmesCounty(13) Holmes County (13)  MahoningCounty(78) Mahoning County (78)  PortageCounty(35) Portage County (35)  SummitCounty(145) Summit County (145)  TuscarawasCounty(84) Tuscarawas County (84)  WayneCounty(17) Wayne County (17)
Canton is the county seat for Stark County
Alliance is in Stark County
      Stark County (79)  
      Carroll County (25)  
      Columbiana County (110)  
      Holmes County (13)  
      Mahoning County (78)  
      Portage County (35)  
      Summit County (145)  
      Tuscarawas County (84)  
      Wayne County (17)  
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1Ohio (Stark County), Alliance — Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln delivered an address here on his way to Washington, D.C. Feb. 15, 1861, from Springfield, Ill. to be inaugurated “With malice toward none”Map (db m124242) HM
2Ohio (Stark County), Alliance — 20-76 — Alliance-Birthplace of Ohio's State Flower - The Scarlet Carnation
In 1866, Alliance physician, amateur horticulturalist, and politician Dr. Levi Lamborn propagated the scarlet carnation from French seedlings in greenhouses at this site. Opposing William McKinley for the 18th Congressional District in 1876, . . . Map (db m78945) HM
3Ohio (Stark County), Alliance — 11-76 — Lexington Quaker Cemetery
The earliest settlers to Lexington Township were members of the Society of Friends, or Quakers, many who came from Virginia and New Jersey between 1805 and 1807. They chose this site for its proximity to the Mahoning River, which in early days held . . . Map (db m164469) HM
4Ohio (Stark County), Alliance — 22-76 — Mabel Hartzell
Born in Saginaw, Michigan in 1875, Mabel Hartzell moved to Alliance in 1883. She was adopted by Matthew and Mary Edwards Earley and then lived in this house until her death in 1954. A lifetime educator, she taught in the Alliance schools and served . . . Map (db m67448) HM
5Ohio (Stark County), Alliance — 15-76 — Mount Union Stadium
Built with the support of the Mount Union Alumni Athletic Association, the stadium played host to its first football game on November 1, 1913 when Mount Union defeated Case 7-0. It was formally dedicated during the graduation ceremony of 1914. . . . Map (db m169158) HM
6Ohio (Stark County), Alliance — Spanish American War Veterans
The above steam pipe is from the Battleship Maine which was sunk in Manila Harbor February 15, 1898. Erected in memory of Spanish American War veterans.Map (db m108289) WM
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7Ohio (Stark County), Alliance — 26-76 — The Crossing
The coming of the railroads to Alliance is an important event in Stark County's history. In 1851, the Cleveland & Pittsburgh Railroad (running SE to NW) and the Ohio & Pennsylvania Railroad (E to W) intersected at this location. It was known as . . . Map (db m124238) HM
8Ohio (Stark County), Alliance — 23-76 — The Deceased of Co. F. 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry
This marker preserves the names carved in stone on the Civil War memorial adjacent. South elevation; “Erected in Memory of the deceased of Co. F. 115th O.V.I. by the Company and Friends. 1865” North elevation: “Death caused by . . . Map (db m67454) HM WM
9Ohio (Stark County), Alliance — 23-76 — The Sultana Tragedy
Soldiers from Company F of the 115th Ohio Volunteer Infantry died in the explosion of the steamboat Sultana seven miles north of Memphis on the Mississippi River on April 27, 1865. The Sultana reportedly carried more than 2,400 . . . Map (db m82713) HM
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Dec. 1, 2022