Cincinnati Photographs in the OHS Archives

Did you know that there were once plans to build a subway in Cincinnati? We have the pictures to prove it.

These Cincinnati related photographs and more are available to researchers in the Archives/Library reading room at the Ohio Historical Center in Columbus.

Ohio Board of Public Works, Cincinnati Central Parkway Photograph Collection
Call Number State Archives Series 937 AV
Click here to see finding aid.

Construction of subway in the old Miami canal bed, north of Findlay Street, Cincinnati, Ohio, ca. 1920-1928. Construction of the subway began during the construction of the Cincinnati Central Parkway over the canal bed in the early 1920s, but never finished.

Jack Klumpe Collection
Call Number AV 3
Click here to see finding aid.

Hamilton-Middletown and University of Cincinnati basketball players grapple for the ball, January 1958 by Jack Klumpe.

Ohio Guide Photograph Collection
Call Number State Archives Series 1039 AV
Click here for the finding aid.

Women workers making wieners, Kahn's Meat Company, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1938.

Cincinnati Riot of 1884
Call Number SC 4607

Ohio National Guard troops manning a barricade on Main Street in downtown Cincinnati, Ohio, March 1884.

To find more photographs of Cincinnati in the OHS photographic archives search these online resources:

OhioPix online image database.
Recommended keyword search: Cincinnati

Ohio Memory digital library.
Recommended keyword search: Cincinnati
Format type: Photographs

Ohio Historical Society Online Collections Catalog
Recommended keyword search: Cincinnati Photographs

Lisa Wood, Curator for Visual Resources

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  2. Tom Ballman says:

    I am trying find a picture of myself with Pete Rose at Crosley Field May 10,1966.I was a Cincinnati Post and Times Star paper boy.The Post and Kroger’s were promoting Reds t shirt sale and I was picked to wear Pete Rose t shirt.There was another boy Rick Heights wearing Jim Maloney T shirt.I would love to get a copy of that Photo

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