Have You Had a Great Experience Using the Ohio History Connection Archives? Share your story and inspire others!
Have you ever discovered a real treasure in the Ohio History Connection’s Archives? Tracked down information about an elusive ancestor? Found Ohio History Connection staff to be particularly helpful with your research? We invite you to share your story during the fifth year of the I Found It In the Archives! Contest. Ohio History Connection is participating in the Society of Ohio Archivist’s competition again in 2015. We will be accepting written or video submissions June 1-30, 2015. Complete the OHC Contest forms_2015 and send your stories by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or by US postal service to: Ohio History Connection, ATTN: Lisa Long, 800 E. 17th Ave., Columbus, OH, 43211-2474. After online voting, a winner will be announced on August 1, 2015. The prize package includes a one year family membership to Ohio History Connection; a voucher for a free genealogy workshop at the Ohio History Center in 2015/2016; and a behind the scenes tour of the Ohio History Center’s archives storage area in Columbus. The winning entry will be submitted to the Society of Ohio Archivists’ statewide competition.