Category Archives: Photograph Collections

More to Discover about the Albert J. Ewing Collection

A recent article about the exhibit Faces of Appalachia: Photographs by Albert Ewing in the Marietta Times is spreading the word about the exhibit in southeastern Ohio. People in the area think there may be people and places pictured in … Continue reading

Posted in Current News, Exhibits, Ohio Memory, Photograph Collections | Leave a comment

Faces of Appalachia Exhibit is Making Headlines

The newest exhibit at the Ohio History Center, Faces of Appalachia: Photographs by Albert Ewing got great coverage in the Columbus papers! Columbus Dispatch Appalachian Photos Frozen in Time The Other Paper Have Camera, Will Travel Visitors have also been … Continue reading

Posted in collections, Current News, Exhibits, Photograph Collections | Leave a comment

More News about the Faces of Appalachia Exhibit

Sharon Dean, director of Museum and Library Services, and I had the pleasure of telling NBC 4 reporter Ben Gelber about our latest exhibit at the Ohio History Center. Watch the story online: New Photography Exhibit of Appalachia: 1896-1912 If … Continue reading

Posted in collections, Current News, Exhibits, Photograph Collections | Leave a comment

Faces of Appalachia: Photographs by Albert J. Ewing

Ohio-born photographer Albert Ewing traveled the countryside at the turn of the 20th century and captured the daily lives of those who lived and worked in southeast Ohio and central West Virginia and along the Ohio River. Opening Jan. 9, … Continue reading

Posted in collections, Current News, Exhibits, Photograph Collections | Leave a comment

Collections Cataloged and Available

The Manuscripts and Visual Resources Team at the Ohio Historical Society is pleased to announce that a variety of collections are now cataloged and available to researchers. These original manuscript and photographic collections are housed at the Ohio History Center. … Continue reading

Posted in collections, Manuscript Collections, New Acquisitions, OHS Resources, Photograph Collections | Leave a comment

Have You Seen Glass Plate Negatives?

 How do you handle and store them? Is it possible to copy them?  Glass plates were the first base for photographic negatives. In use from the 1850s through the 1920s, they were used by both amateur and professional photographers; photographers … Continue reading

Posted in collections, Conservation and Preservation, Photograph Collections | 7 Comments

Collections Cataloged and Available

The Manuscripts and Visual Resources Team at the Ohio Historical Society is pleased to announce that a variety of collections are now cataloged and available to researchers. These original manuscript and photographic collections are housed at the Ohio History Center. … Continue reading

Posted in collections, Current News, Manuscript Collections, New Acquisitions, OHS Resources, Photograph Collections | Leave a comment