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History Stroll Down Sandusky Street

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The Delaware County Historical Society will hold a history stroll Stroll Down Sandusky Street August 9, 2017 from 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM History Stroll A tour of the history and architecture of the North two blocks of Sandusky Street from Central to William. You will learn how the downtown developed from 1810 through today […]

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Society Welcomes New Volunteers

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The Delaware County Historical Society welcomed nine new volunteers at a Volunteer Orientation held at the Cryder Historical Center on East Williams Street.  While volunteers are welcome anytime, The Society holds a Volunteer Fair early each year along with other volunteer recruitment activities.  The Volunteer Orientation is the culmination of this year’s recruitment program.  We […]

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Society History Timeline Milestones

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Delaware County Historical Society – History Timeline Milestones As part of our 70th Anniversary celebration, The Delaware County Historical Society has assembled a Timeline of the Milestones in our history. These are Key events that shaped us into the premier historical resource in Delaware County that we are today. 1947 1947-11-03 Delaware County Historical Society […]

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‘Family Photos, Old and New’ Program at the Barn

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Do you have family photos, old or new, that are interesting, puzzling, or even valuable? Do you have mid-19th. century images such as tintypes, daguerreotypes, cabinet cards, or even 3-D stereo views? Do you know? How to identify different photograph types, How ‘antique’ photograph types were made when your family had them taken. Do you […]

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Kelton House -“Little Cities of Black Diamonds”

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Kelton House Museum & Garden presents Little Cities of Black Diamonds a program of Appalachian Ohio HistoryFor More Information keltonhouseevents.com Kelton House Museum & Garden A Service of the Junior League of Columbus 586 East Town Street Columbus, OH 43215 614.464.2022

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What was the Society doing 10 years ago (2007)?

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In November, 2017, the Delaware County Historical Society celebrates its 70th anniversary. The Society is dedicated to providing educational programs and services to the public, thanks to the support of our members, donors, and the Delaware County Commissioners.   Part of this celebration is to review The Society’s own history.  This article reviews what the society […]

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The Barn at Stratford is a Reader’s Choice

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The Delaware Gazette 2017 Reader’s Choice Poll Has voted The Barn at Stratford #2 Banquet/Reception Facility The Barn at Stratford and the Delaware County Historical Society are honored by the Delaware Gazette Reader’s Choice Poll voting us a winning Banquet/Reception Facility.  Venue Manager, Connie Hoffman and her team have worked hard to make every event […]

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Delaware County Historical Society – Early Years: 1947-1997

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Our Early Years: 1947-1997  In November, 2017, the Delaware County Historical Society celebrates its 70th birthday.  The Society is dedicated to providing educational programs and services to the public, thanks to the support of our members, donors, and the Delaware County Commissioners.  This article traces the Early Years of The Society from 1947 through 1997. […]

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Letters to the Editor – WWII History

The Delaware County Historical Society invites you to share a WWII soldier’s history as Tam Dalrymple presents “Letters to the Editor” Thursday June 15, 2017 at 7 pm in The Barn at Stratford In 1941 as the world plunged into second world war(WWII), school teachers Pete Dalrymple and Ruth Griffith were married in Mt. Gilead […]

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Rained Out – Vintage Base Ball at The Barn at Stratford

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Take Yourself out to the ball field for a Vintage Base Ball game Ohio Village Muffins vs. Willow Brook Sliders Game Day:  Sunday, May 21, 2017  at  2:00 pm Location:  The Barn at Stratford in Delaware, Ohio Program includes: Patriotic Music by the Willow Brook Singers & Rainbow Kids, joined by Ohio Village Muffins! Flag […]

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