The following references were used in preparation of the Washington Park Historic Walking Tour. All are available at or through the Sandusky Library.

Damm, Ellie, Treasure by the Bay: The Historic Architecture of Sandusky, Ohio, Western Reserve Historical Society Publication Number 169, Associated University Presses, 1989.

Hansen, Helen, At Home in Early Sandusky, Sandusky Register, Sandusky, Ohio, 1975.

Hansen, Helen and Virginia Steineman, From the Widow’s Walk: A View of Sandusky, Sandusky Library and Follett House Museum, Sandusky, Ohio, Vol. 1,1991; Vol. 2, 1996.

The Sandusky Library History Blog:

Von Schulenburg, Ernst, Sandusky: Then and Now, Publication No. 115 of the Western Reserve Historical Society, Cleveland, 1959.

The Sandusky Register (Newspaper)

Our City Sandusky: A Historical Sketch & Official Program of the 100th Anniversary of the Incorporation of the City of Sandusky, August, 1924.

Judsen, J.C., History of the Congregational Church

Frohman, Charles E., Sandusky’s Yesterdays, Ohio Historical Society, Columbus, Ohio, 1968.

Peeke, Hewson L., A Standard History of Erie County, Ohio, 2 Vols.,The Lewis Publishing Company, Chicago and New York, 1916.