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11-50 Volney Rogers Monument and Entrance to Mill Creek Park

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Marker Details

Title, side A
Bradford
Title, side B
Blank
Address
NE corner of N Miami Ave/OH 721 and School Street
Bradford, 45308
Location
Bradford Y-Yard Park
Latitude
40.1309500
Longitude
-84.4307170

Picture Details

Title
Volney Rogers Monument and Entrance to Mill Creek Park
Caption
Postcard of the monument to Volney Rogers at the entrance to Mill Creek Park in Youngstown, Ohio, ca. 1939-1960. Rogers drafted and worked to pass the Township Parks Improvement Act of 1891and led the campaign to establish the Youngstown Township Park District. He is particularly recognized for his personal effort to preserve Mill Creek Park. The sculpture of Rogers was created by Frederick Hibbard and installed in 1920 (AL03336).