Category Archives: State Archives

Government Services July 2010 Report

In July State Archives staff transferred approximately 100 cubic feet of local government records from Ohio University. Included were records from Athens, Monroe, Morgan, Noble, Perry, and Washington counties. Among the records transferred to the Ohio Historical Society were: • … Continue reading

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Government Services June 2010 Report

In June State Archives staff transferred 44 series of local government records from Ohio University.  Included were records from Athens, Gallia, Lawrence, Meigs, Monroe, Morgan, Muskingum, Perry, and Washington counties.  Among the records transferred to the Ohio Historical Society were: … Continue reading

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Government Services May 2010 Report

This past month the State Archives Local Government Records Program concluded its series of local government records management training webinars.  Electronic Records Archivist Jillian Carney conducted the webinars which covered the procedures for creating records retention schedules and filing certificates of … Continue reading

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Government Services April 2010 Report

This past month the State Archives Local Government Records Program began its series of local government records management training webinars. On April 26th Electronic Records Archivist Jillian Carney conducted the workshop which covered the procedures for creating records retention schedules … Continue reading

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March 2010 Government Services Report

This spring the State Archives will be holding a series of “Just the Basics” webinars around the state.  These webinars will introduce records-keepers to the records management practices in Ohio, including the procedures for creating records retention schedules and filing … Continue reading

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Government Services Report

In February State Archives staff transferred approximately 12 cu. ft. of audio-visual records from the Dept. of Development. These records, dating from approximately 1970-2000, consist of audio tapes, video tapes, film reels, and slides and pertain to Ohio’s governors and … Continue reading

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Now for Number 9…

The 9th Most Embarrassing Moment of Ohio History is… 9. Rhodes’ Road to Canada Columbus (1965). In July of 1965 Ohio Governor James Rhodes announced his plan to construct a bridge from Ohio to Ontario. The Bridge would have stretched … Continue reading

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