Lots of people from room 17
were working on this project
of Columbus. Some is
history. Some is famous
The Columbus Clippers open at
Huntington Park. The Clippers are
located downtown in Columbus, Ohio.
The Columbus Clippers won the
league title in
Columbus Clippers Stadium
Famous Player that Came from
You should visit the North
Market because it has butchers,
bakers, and it makes candy. The
North Market is on 59 Spruce
Street. Parking is 25 cents per 15
min. It is free to come in but you
have to pay if you want to buy
something. Most days of the
week it is open from 9:00 am to
Franklin Park Conservatory
1777 east broad Columbus Ohio 43203 call 614-645-8733
Franklin Park Conservatory is located east of
downtown Columbus OH. It costs $11.00 for adults.
$9.00 for seniors with valid ID. $5.00 for children 3-17.
FREE PARKING! It opens at 11.00 a.m.-3 p.m. To get to
their website go to Google and type in Franklin Park
Conservatory. Hope you have a fun time at Franklin
Ohio State University
OSU is a school. It was founded in 1870 as a land-
grant university. It’s also the second largest
university campus in the United States. It is a
college. There isn’t just one. There are 6 OSUs of
the United States. They are in Newark, Lima,
Marion, 2 in Mansfield and of course, Columbus.
The OSU football stadium was completed in
1922. In 2006 they had problems with the
grass so they spent $150,000 on new grass.
The first game in the stadium was against Ohio
Western in 1922.
It was caused by melted
snow and rain. It came in
March, 1913. People died in
the flood waters. Five
inches of rain fell into the
frozen ground. Thousands
of people lost their homes.
The Shrum Indian Mound is in
Columbus Ohio. Shrum Mound was
built more then 2,000 years ago.
The first indian mound is found
along St. Rt. 56. Serpent Mound is
the largest and finest serpent effigy
in the United States. Nearly a
quarter of a mile long. Serpent
mound apparently represents an
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reading about our
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