“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Mechanicsburg, Ohio

Clickable Map of Champaign 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> Champaign County, OH (92) Clark County, OH (89) Logan County, OH (169) Madison County, OH (26) Miami County, OH (122) Shelby County, OH (53) Union County, OH (65)  ChampaignCounty(92) Champaign County (92)  ClarkCounty(89) Clark County (89)  LoganCounty(169) Logan County (169)  MadisonCounty(26) Madison County (26)  MiamiCounty(122) Miami County (122)  ShelbyCounty(53) Shelby County (53)  UnionCounty(65) Union County (65)
Urbana is the county seat for Champaign County
Mechanicsburg is in Champaign County
      Champaign County (92)  
      Clark County (89)  
      Logan County (169)  
      Madison County (26)  
      Miami County (122)  
      Shelby County (53)  
      Union County (65)  
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1Ohio (Champaign County), Mechanicsburg — 16-11 — Addison White
Side A: Congress passed Fugitive Slave Laws in 1793 and 1850, allowing federal marshals to arrest slaves that had escaped to the North and take them back to their southern owners. They could also arrest northerners suspected of aiding . . . Map (db m13760) HM
2Ohio (Champaign County), Mechanicsburg — 23-11 — James Roy Hopkins
Side A: James R. Hopkins was born May 17, 1877, in Irwin and graduated from Mechanicsburg High School in 1895. As a child, he gained exposure to art through his mother, Nettie, an accomplished self-taught water colorist. Hopkins enrolled at . . . Map (db m13729) HM
3Ohio (Champaign County), Mechanicsburg — 9-11 — Joseph E. Wing
Joseph E. Wing was one of the first persons to identify, promote, and grow alfalfa as a forage crop east of the Mississippi River. He developed his interest in alfalfa while in Utah, where he worked on a cattle ranch. When he returned, Wing began . . . Map (db m13761) HM
4Ohio (Champaign County), Mechanicsburg — Maple Grove Civil War Memorial
(south side) Gettysburg (above) 1861- 1865 erected by the Ladies Memorial Association Mechanicsburg, in honor of the brave men whose valor saved the Union. (west side) (Shiloh above) Our country’s defenders may their . . . Map (db m86320) WM
5Ohio (Champaign County), Mechanicsburg — Maple Grove Spanish American War Memorial
Memorial to Spanish American War Veterans Spain, Phillipine Islands, China Expedition 1898 - 1902Map (db m173295) WM
6Ohio (Champaign County), Mechanicsburg — Maple Grove World War Memorial
(south side) Dedicated to those who gave their lives in the World War by the Donald Cannon Post No. 238 of the American Legion (north side) Erected in memory of the Veterans of the World War 1917 . 1918 by the . . . Map (db m86333) WM
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7Ohio (Champaign County), Mechanicsburg — Mechanicsburg
Founded in 1814. Home of William (Bill) Saxbe, U.S. Attorney General, Senator, Ambassador to IndiaMap (db m174046) HM
8Ohio (Champaign County), Mechanicsburg — 25-11 — Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church
The Mechanicsburg United Methodist congregation was founded in the early nineteenth century and met first in open-air camp meetings before moving into a small log school building. In 1820 the congregation built a wood framed church on East Sandusky . . . Map (db m13730) HM
9Ohio (Champaign County), Mechanicsburg — Mechanicsburg Veterans MemorialRural American Tradition and Recreation
(Side A) Presented to the Town Council of Mechanicsburg by Co. B 32 Regt. O.V.I. (Side B) Vicksburg July 4 1863Map (db m80515) WM
10Ohio (Champaign County), Mechanicsburg — 19-11 — Second Baptist Church
Side A: This site has long served the religious, education, and public interests of the residents of Mechanicsburg. A local Methodist congregation built its first church here in 1820, and the townspeople also used the structure as its . . . Map (db m13731) HM
11Ohio (Champaign County), Mechanicsburg — W.W. I Veterans Memorial
first plaque- Center of Intersection Site of World War I Veterans Memorial 1919 - 1934 plaque placed by Donald Cannon Post 238 of the American LegionMap (db m77271) HM
12Ohio (Madison County), Mechanicsburg — 3- 49 — W. Pearl King Prairie Savanna
The W. Pearl King Prairie Savanna is a mostly undisturbed remnant of the once expansive Darby Plains Prairies. Prior to European settlement more than two centuries ago, the Darby Plains covered an area of more than 380 square miles west of Columbus. . . . Map (db m114475) HM
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Oct. 1, 2022