Category Archives: Support OHS

Zoar Named One of 11 Most Endagered Places

Zoar, Ohio, has been named one of the National Trust for Historic Preservation’s 11 Most Endangered Places for 2012 The designation, announced June 6, includes Zoar Village State Memorial, an Ohio Historical Society site that is administered for the society … Continue reading

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Statewide Matching Grants Program is Kicking Off

More information about the Ohio Historical Society’s statewide matching grants program is now available. Eligible history projects fall into three categories: *Organizational Development *Programs & Collections *Bricks & Mortar Click here to print out a PDF of the guidelines. Full … Continue reading

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Your Ohio Tax Refund Can Make History!

An Ohio tax refund can MAKE HISTORY when a portion is donated to the Ohio Historical Society for the new History Grants Fund.   Ohioans have a new and important way to demonstrate their support for history and historic preservation … Continue reading

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View of 1913 Flood in Columbus Might be New Addition

NBC4 reporter Marshall McPeek visited OHS on Tuesday, May 10 and did not come empty handed. He brought a panoramic view of the terrible damage that the 1913 flood had on Columbus, including the destruction of bridges on Town, Main … Continue reading

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Civil War Commemoration Kicks Off on April 10

The Ohio Civil War 150 Committee and the Ohio Historical Society cordially invites you to attend the kick-off celebration of Ohio’s commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. There will be a muster event held on Sunday, April … Continue reading

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1803 Designs has New T-Shirts!

Do you have the ‘Wright’ stuff? Do you heart Ulysses S. Grant? Check out the new t-shirts at 1803 Designs! You can select the color and style of your shirt. Proceeds benefit the Ohio Historical Society in our mission to … Continue reading

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Vote OHS for Best Museum in Columbus

The Ohio Historical Society has been nominated as a contender for best museum in Columbus by Columbus Alive! Take the poll and vote for us. Voting goes through February 28. Pass it on to your family and friends and ask … Continue reading

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