We have just one month to go before 1950s: Building the American Dream opens at the Ohio History Center on July 13.
The center piece of the exhibit is a reconstructed Lustron house, a pre-fabricated, porcelain steel, ranch house that was manufactured in Columbus, Ohio. Read more about what is was like rebuilding a mid 20th century home inside a 21st century museum in an interview with exhibit curator, Cameron Wood, by Columbus Dispatch columnist, Joe Blundo:
A vintage Airstream pulled by a 1957 Chevy Bel Air is also featured in the exhibit. Did you know that Airstream RVs are still made in Jackson Center, Ohio? Read more about the iconic camper’s continued popularity in the Columbus Dispatch: