Local history: Portage Path name change leaves trail of hard feelings
Published: July 7, 2013 - 11:05 PM
| Updated: July 8, 2013 - 02:18 PM
By Mark J. Price
Beacon Journal staff writer
An Akron developer donated an Indian statue to the city July 4, 1905, on West Market Street as a tribute to Portage Path. Several years earlier, a debate raged over the name of Portage Path. (Akron Beacon Journal file photo)
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