A view looking west along Fifth Avenue captures the Pennsylvania Railroad’s Marble Cliff Station on the left-hand side of the street. The present-day entry to Upper Arlington’s First Community Village is located at the extreme right of the photograph in front of the railroad tracks, a horse-drawn carriage can be seen on the other side […]
The City of Upper Arlington borders The Ohio State University’s Agriculture Research Center – aka the big farm in the city. Having a resource like this adjoining your community is fantastic. Along with the many parks in Upper Arlington this is one more opportunity for families to experience nature (and farming) while enjoying all of […]
William H. Spangler was a sales representative with the Nelson Sheppard Co.
Electric streetcar service on the Arlington line was provided by the Columbus Railway Power and Light Company and ran to and from downtown Columbus. This relatively convenient and inexpensive method of public transportation was integral to the early development of Upper Arlington. After several delays the residents of Upper Arlington were thrilled on April 24, […]