Category Archives: Curators

OHS in the News

*Archaeology curators Brad Lepper and Bill Pickard will participate in events related to an exhibit. Native American Artifacts on Display in Coshocton Co. *Learn more about OHS’ beginnings. How about ‘Mansfield — The Heart of History’? *Good news about our … Continue reading

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#AskACurator Day Results

On Wednesday, September 19, 2012 curators from around the world answered questions from the public via Twitter for Ask a Curator Day (using the hashtag, #AskACurator). And our own OHS curators joined in on the fun! Below is an infographic … Continue reading

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OHS Curators on Talk of the Nation

Update from John Haas We, Cliff Eckle and I, want to thank National Public Radio, Neal Conan, and Tinbete Ermyas for a wonderful experience and their kind assistance. I was nervous at first, but we went into the studio, I … Continue reading

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OHS in the News

Links to stories about OHS and Ohio history. *Brad Lepper’s latest column in the Sunday Columbus Dispatch Celebrating Ohio’s First Archaeology Curator Bonus: Here is a link to the finding aid for the Warren King Moorehead Papers in the Archives/Library … Continue reading

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OHS in the News

More news about OHS programs and sites! Programs this Week *Thursday, Septebmer 27 Bridging the Divide, An Adult Conversation about Ohio Politics, for a Change **We will have a selection of political memorabilia from the Historical Society’s collections on display … Continue reading

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We’re in for #AskaCurator Day

On Wednesday, September 19, 2012 curators from around the world will be answering questions from the public via Twitter for Ask a Curator Day.  And our own OHS curators will be joining in on the fun! How does it work? By … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie

To celebrate the 199th anniversary of the American victory at the Battle of Lake Erie, the Ohio Statehouse organized a presentation about the War of 1812. The Statehouse requested that OHS staff bring artifacts related to the Treaty of Greene … Continue reading

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SNEAK PEEK TOURS GO BEHIND THE SCENES

Tours Start September 22 Ever wondered where we keep all the things in our collections when they’re not on display in the museum or in use in the research room, two areas of the Ohio History Center that visitors normally … Continue reading

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Brad Lepper’s Latest Column

Here is a link to archaeology curator Brad Lepper’s most recent column in the Columbus Dispatch: For Indians, Ax Marked First Chapter of Disaster Enjoy!

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Trying to Save the Ash Trees

High winds are not the only danger to trees in Ohio. If you look around your neighborhood you may see ash trees with dying branches. Throughout Ohio and other states ash trees are being attacked by the larvae of emerald … Continue reading

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