Remarkable Ohio

Serpent Mound Marker
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4-45 Robbins Hunter Museum (as Phi Gamma Delta Chapter House)

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Side A: The Robbins Hunter Museum-Avery Downer House. Built in 1842 in the Greek Revival Architectural Style for Alfred Avery from designs by Minard Lefever, the house subsequently served as a home for the Spelman (1845-1873), Downer and Cole families (1873-1902), the Phi Gamma Delta (1902-1930) and Kappa Sigma (1930-1956) Fraternities. This house was bequeathed to the Licking County Historical Society By Robbins Hunter Jr. (1905-1979) as a museum of the 19th Century. National Register of Historic Places. Side B: Same. Same