Kelleys Island is located in the western basin of Lake Erie about four miles north of Marblehead and twelve miles from Sandusky on the Ohio mainland. The entire island measures more than four square miles and is the largest American island in Lake Erie. A short drive from major cities makes Kelleys seem right next door, yet the Canadian Border lies only a few miles north of the island. Kelleys Island in the news! provides a wealth of information on  how to get here,  where to stay and  what to see and do on your vacation. Visit Kelleys Island and you will see why it is truly "An Island For All Seasons."


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Kelleys Island, An Island Story

Kelleys Island, An Island Story is a comprehensive work of the development of Kelleys Island, Ohio. It reflects the author's unique view which is based on her multi-generational family history. It includes people who have made an impact on the development of Kelleys Island from the 1800’s to present day 2007. The book includes many photographs, both historical and current, never before published from the author's private collection. Five artists are highlighted that have been influenced by Kelleys Island. A timeline is included for the 19th century which relates Kelleys Island history to U.S. history.

Kelleys Island, An Island StoryKelleys Island, An Island Story
By Claudia M. Brown
Hardbound/88 pages 

Available for purchase at

Kelleys Cove
P.O. Box 390
108 W. Lakeshore Dr .
Kelleys Island OH 43438

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