The Collections blog is written by the Collections Services Division of the Ohio Historical Society. Contributors include staff from the following departments: Curatorial and Registrarial Services; Research Services; Preservation and Access Services and State Archives. Our goal is to help our users connect with the “real stuff” of history. To ask a questions or suggest a topic future blog posts, e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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The Ohio Historical Society is a nonprofit organization incorporated in 1885 “…to promote a knowledge of archaeology and history, especially in Ohio.” The society exists to interpret, preserve, collect, and make available evidence of the past, and to provide leadership on furthering knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of the prehistory and history of Ohio and of the broader cultural and natural environments of which Ohio is a part.
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