Gift Giving Ideas from OHS

Give the Gift of Genealogy this Holiday Season

Wondering what to get the genealogist in your life this holiday season? Whether your genealogist is just getting started or a seasoned professional, the Genealogy Workshops at the Ohio Historical Society have something for everyone! Workshop topics vary from cornerstones of research to archival methods, military history to newspaper research and everything in between. The Ohio Historical Society’s Genealogy Workshops, 20 offered throughout 2013, are guaranteed to further your genealogist’s research (and passion!).

This holiday season we are pleased to offer a genealogy workshop package at a great discount: 3 workshops for just $45 (Savings $15). Available for purchase online through the Ohio History Store.

OHS Family History Archival Kits

These kits contain high quality, archival products appropriate  for the long term storage of your treasured mementos.  The kits contains: an archival storage box, white cotton glove, letter size folders, 35mm slide sleeves to hole up to 100 slides, envelopes, polyester sleeves and acid free paper. All of these products are used by the Ohio Historical Society to house manuscripts and photographic materials in the archives. Available for purchase in the Ohio History Store for $37.50.

For questions, or further information about genealogy workshops, packages and merchandise, please contact the Ohio Historical Society at or 614.297.2510.

“Back Up” Stocking Stuffers

Looking for stocking stuffers for the student, researcher, or professional in your life? Instead of throwing another candy bar in that stocking – why not include an Ohio History 4GB USB drive? We can all use a little back up! Available for purchase in the Archives Library or the Ohio History Store for $10.

Dazzle with Zazzle Gifts

For the history buff on your list, check out our selection of mugs, mousepads, puzzles, cell phone cases and many more products using images of objects and documents from the Ohio Historical Society. Items available for purchase at:

OhioPix for Historic Pictures

Ohio Presidents and Civil War generals? Historic views of Ohio cities? Ohio Stadium?
You can get pictures of those!

Order high quality reproductions of unique historic photographs from the Society’s extensive photographic archives. Online ordering is secure and seamless. Choose from high resolution digital files or photographic prints in a variety of sizes. Visit

The Ohio History Store

Visit the Ohio History Store to purchase gifts, tickets to Dickens of a Christmas and the gift that lasts all year, an Ohio Historical Society membership! See

All of these purchases have purpose. Proceeds help the Ohio Historical Society to care for archival and museum collections and digitize more historic documents. Happy shopping!

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