1815 - 1873William Holmes McGuffey, author of the Eclectic Series of Readers, was ordained a Presbyterian minister in a log meeting house on this site in 1829. The ordination was performed by Robert Bishop, President of Miami University, and other ministers from the Oxford Presbytery. McGuffey's Christian character is an example and model for all teachers and students in America.
|Series||This marker is part of the Ohio: Ohio Historical Society series|
|Placed By||George Mott/Mott Media, Smith History Library and The Ohio Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 5:06am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 698860 N 4364331|
|Decimal Degrees||39.40558333, -84.69035000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 24.335', W 84° 41.421'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 24' 20.10" N, 84° 41' 25.26" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 4010-4062 Reily Millville Rd, Hamilton OH 45013, US|
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