Tag Archives: Ohio

Chronicling America’s 5 Millionth Page!

More Ohio Newspapers Now Available on Library of Congress Website Chronicling America just added its five millionth historic newspaper page! With this latest update to the Library of Congress website, over 5.2 million pages from 801 newspapers representing 25 states … Continue reading

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County Office Research: Focus on the County Auditor & the County Recorder

Have you ever wondered how or why records in a county office were created? The county auditor and recorder offices create a variety of records that help us understand where and how our ancestors were living. Finding an ancestor documented … Continue reading

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Elis Miller and the Cliche Verre Print

This holiday season, the Ohio Historical Society has been celebrating the artist Norman Rockwell. The twentieth-century painter and illustrator’s works have enjoyed broad popular appeal for generations through The Saturday Evening Post.  About fifty years before Rockwell’s publishing career, little known artists were … Continue reading

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