Marfield Bank was built in 1848. The Squaring of Circleville was completed in 1851. Therefore, the Marfield Bank/The Ted Lewis Museum, 133/135 West Main Street, is the last existing commercial building on the original circle, built within the circle portion of an ancient Native American mound system.
Posts by Sue Lumley:
1866 – MG Goeller’s Sons Broom Company was the largest established of its kind in the State.
– Shipped Internationally
– Continued by his son, John C, 1886
1884 – The American Strawboard Company was the largest in the World and it was said that Circleville was the “richest valley in the State of Ohio”.
1884 – Circleville Sealing Wax Company (Red Virgin), established on East Franklin Street, was the largest in the US.