“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 Napoleon, Ohio

Clickable Map of Henry 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> Henry County, OH (44) Defiance County, OH (57) Fulton County, OH (26) Hancock County, OH (63) Lucas County, OH (125) Putnam County, OH (31) Williams County, OH (24) Wood County, OH (93)  HenryCounty(44) Henry County (44)  DefianceCounty(57) Defiance County (57)  FultonCounty(26) Fulton County (26)  HancockCounty(63) Hancock County (63)  LucasCounty(125) Lucas County (125)  PutnamCounty(31) Putnam County (31)  WilliamsCounty(24) Williams County (24)  WoodCounty(93) Wood County (93)
Location of Napoleon, Ohio
    Henry County (44)
    Defiance County (57)
    Fulton County (26)
    Hancock County (63)
    Lucas County (125)
    Putnam County (31)
    Williams County (24)
    Wood County (93)
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1Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 102 East Washington — Commercial Italianate Design — Old Vocke Block —
5 & 10 Cent Store For Many YearsMap (db m157940) HM
2Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 105 West Main — Est. 1928
Unusual California Mission Style ArchitectureMap (db m157983) HM
3Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 107-109-111-113-115 West Washington — Italianate Design — Circa 1875 —
Purchased by George Hahn In 1898 Clothing & Dry Goods Emporium Good example of Commercial Row ItalianateMap (db m157991) HM
4Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 116 E. Clinton
Donnelly Bros. & Bokerman Dunbar Auto Sales 7-Up Bottling Company, 1936-1982 Founded By J. B. & R. A. MaherMap (db m157989) HM
5Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 123 West Washington — Circle 1875
New marble front in 1970 Served as newspaper L. L. Orwig & Son, PublishersMap (db m157992) HM
6Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 127 E. Clinton — Erected by Ohio State Armory Board — Built 1913 —
Unusual fortress-like architecture with castellated parapetsMap (db m157988) HM
7Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 221 East Washington
Founded in 1924 by Leo English, Earl Grieser & Earnest Spengler. First Production in January, 1925, At This LocationMap (db m157985) HM
8Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 535 North Perry
One of the oldest buildings in downtown district. It served as a boarding house for canal travelers. Finerty Shoe Repair 1947-1985Map (db m157984) HM
9Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 606 North Perry — Italianate — Circa 1880 —
J.P. Belknap & Son Nat, publishers of The Henry County Signal for nearly 60 years.Map (db m157982) HM
10Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 611 North Perry — Restrained Italianate — Circa 1880 —
Built By Henry CareyMap (db m157981) HM
11Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 701 North Perry
Original site of the First National Bank until 1935 Community Bank, 1935-1970 Bancohio Corp., 1970-1985 Ohio Citizens Bank, 1985Map (db m157975) HM
12Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 711 North Perry — Queen Anne — Circa 1870 —
Men's Haberdashery for over 100 yearsMap (db m158000) HM
13Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 713 North Perry — Queen Anne — Circa 1880 —
Purchased By Wm. Spencer in 1892 & operated as grocery store & tavern for nearly 100 yearsMap (db m157976) HM
14Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 719 North Perry Street — Unusual Second Story — Oriel Window —
Site Of Shaff Drugstore 1912 - 1959Map (db m157977) HM
15Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 720 North Perry — Elaborate Queen Anne — Circa 1894 —
Formerly World Theater — Street Level Home Telephone Co. — Upper Level Third floor destroyed by fire in 1984Map (db m157978) HM
16Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 722 & 724 North Perry — Italianate Design — Circa 1880 —
Built By Herman Weber Served As Dr. Thomas Quinn's Office For Many YearsMap (db m157980) HM
17Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 723 & 725 North Perry — Italianate Design — Circa 1870 —
Murder trial of Major Gen. R.K. Scott was held on second floor. He was tried, acquitted & set "Scott Free".Map (db m157979) HM
18Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 814 North Perry — Eclectic Design — Circa 1902 —
Site of Dreamland Theatre Napoleon's First Movie TheatreMap (db m157990) HM
19Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 828 Oakwood
Formerly housed Fox Cigar Factory, Catholic Grade School, & Mitchell Flower Shop.Map (db m157997) HM
20Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 3-35 — Civil War Camp Latty
Front Text : "Civil War Camp Latty" Camp Latty was located at the corner of Riverview and Glenwood Avenues in Napoleon, Ohio and included Glenwood Cemetery in its grounds. This camp was named for Judge Alexander S. Latty, a staunch supporter of . . . Map (db m54539) HM
21Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 5-35 — Miami & Erie Canal And Napoleon's First Cemetery
The Miami & Erie Canal stretched approximately 250 miles from Cincinnati to Toledo. Napoleon and other towns on the Maumee River's banks were on a slackwater section of the canal. Between 1825 and 1845, laborers constructed the canal using . . . Map (db m160264) HM
22Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — Revolutionary War Memorial — In Memory
In memory of all Revolutionary War Soldiers 1776-1783Map (db m159674) WM
23Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — 6-35 — Riverfront Industries Powered by Canal Water / How Napoleon Kept Its Name
The completion of the Miami and Erie Canal passing through Napoleon in 1843 provided a way to receive manufactured goods, export farm products, and power local mills. The early industries of Napoleon utilized the canal as a source of reliable water . . . Map (db m122324) HM
24Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — The Henry County Courthouse
Henry County was organized in 1834 and Napoleon became the county seat in 1835. The first Court was held in a two-story log cabin located at the corner of Perry and Front Streets. The first Courthouse was a plain two-story structure costing . . . Map (db m28489) HM
25Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — Veterans Memorial — American Legion Post No. 300
Dedicated to all veterans through peace or war that their memories will never dieMap (db m160620) WM
26Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — Winchester's Encampment
General Winchester leaving "Camp Starvation” (Camp #3) on January 1st of 1813, the army started towards the rapids of the Maumee. On January 3, 1813, Ellias Darnell's journal noted "it commenced snowing two days and nights…it was from 20 . . . Map (db m160266) HM
27Ohio (Henry County), Napoleon — World War Veterans Memorial Trees
Dedicated to the World War Veterans by the Club Women of NapoleonMap (db m160298) WM
Apr. 15, 2021