North Bend, Ohio: Tomb of President William Henry Harrison and First Lady Sara Harrison

William Henry Harrison and his wife were entombed in a vault in the family burial ground, but the place gradually became so deserted that their last surviving child's body was stolen and sold to a Cincinnati medical school. In 1922 the state cleaned up the place and erected a towering monolith over the crypt. It looks like a futuristic fascist watchtower, and scares away grave robbers.

Address:
41 Cliff Rd, North Bend, OH
Directions:
Conveniently right next to a highway.
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William Henry Harrison Tomb And Memorial

Memorial of the ninth U.S. President, William Henry Harrison. Includes a brief description of his short presidency. Located at Cliff and Brower Roads.

[Karin McHale, 10/11/2021]
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