Johnny Appleseed Monument - Mansfield, OH
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N 40° 45.453 W 082° 32.441
17T E 369950 N 4512985
Quick Description: An historical marker about the Johnny Appleseed Monument, as well as the monument itself, is located in South Park, a city park in Mansfield, Ohio, USA.
Location: Ohio, United States
Date Posted: 6/27/2009 6:14:35 PM
Waymark Code: WM6NPR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member monkeys4ever
Views: 6

Long Description:
The marker text reads as follows:

"Johnny Appleseed" Monument (within this Park). John Chapman ~ better known as "Johnny Appleseed" ~ Pioneer Apple Nurseryman ~ lived in & around Mansfield for 20 years ~ 1810 to 1830. Monument sponsored by Richland County Historical Society.

Text on the front of the monument to which the historical marker refers:

Text on the back of the monument:

Group that erected the marker: Richland County Historical Society

URL of a web site with more information about the history mentioned on the sign: [Web Link]

Address of where the marker is located. Approximate if necessary:
South Park
Brinkerhoff Avenue
Mansfield, OH USA

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