Door Window of the Griswold Inn


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Door Window of the Griswold Inn from the collections of the Worthington Historical Society (WHS) may be used for educational purposes as long as it is not altered in any way and proper credit is given: "Courtesy of the Worthington Historical Society, Worthington, OH." Prior written permission of the WHS is required for any other use of Door Window of the Griswold Inn. Contact WHS at to request permission.

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Door Window of the Griswold Inn is a picture, with genre photograph, historic buildings and buildings. Its dimensions are 9.5 in. x 7.63 in..

It was created in 1964.

Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor.

Pictured here is a door window of the Griswold Inn. The inn stood on the east side of High Street, just north of the Village Green, and was built by Ezra Griswold in 1811 to offer travelers a place to stop. Ezra operated the inn until 1816, when he passed it down to his son, George H. Griswold. The structure was later converted from a tavern and inn into a residence, where Ruth Griswold, the last of the family to occupy the building, lived. Though the Griswold Inn Historical Foundation attempted to raise funds to purchase and restore the inn to use it as the Worthington Historical Society Museum, the building was razed in 1964.

This particular door window came from the north side of the inn’s south wing. When the inn was demolished, the Worthington Historical Society took possession of the window and installed it in the registration area of the Worthington Inn.

It covers the topics buildings and taverns and inns.

It features the organization Griswold Inn.

It covers the city Worthington. It covers the area Old Worthington.

You can find the original at Worthington Historical Society.

This file was reformatted digital in the format video/jpeg.

The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 73-G-174 b+c.

The Worthington Memory identification code is whs0110.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on January 6, 2020.