The Delaware County Historical Society announces the 2019 opening of our Meeker Homestead Museum with a new exhibit Delaware County Great Beginnings The stories of six people who had their beginnings in Delaware, Ohio Meeker Homestead Museum Exhibit opens April 28th 2019 Museum and Exhibit open Sundays only from 2pm – 5pm “Great Beginnings” features […]Continue Reading...
The Delaware Gazette celebrates 200 years of reporting Delaware History by publishing a special section “2019 Progress” “2019 Progress” , a special section of the Delaware Gazette, chronicles 200 years of Delaware County history in stories, photos and advertisements. 2019 Progress” features stories about local businesses and organizations that have historic roots in those 200 […]Continue Reading...
The Delaware County Historical Society is pleased to present a Sidewalk Exhibit of Delaware History: Love and Marriage The Sandusky Street display window of The Hair Studio presents artifacts, photographs and articles reflecting themes of Love and Marriage in Delaware County. The new window display features: Old Valentines, a love story of Marilyn and George […]Continue Reading...
FOR COMFORT & CONVENIENCE: Public Charity in Ohio by Way of the Poor Farm The Wood County Historical Center announcesa new exhibit Opening February 1, 2019 Location: The Wood County Historical Center & Museum 13660 County Home Rd. Bowling Green, OH 43402 PH: 419-352-0967 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Hours: Weekdays 10am-4pm Weekends 1pm-4pm *Closed on County Holidays […]Continue Reading...
The Delaware County Historical Society is pleased to present a Sidewalk Display of Delaware History: 1960s Christmas The Sandusky Street display window of The Hair Studio presents artifacts, photographs and articles from Christmas in Delaware County during the 1960s. Highlighted by the aluminum tree complete with color wheel, the exhibit includes lots of toys from […]Continue Reading...
The Delaware County Historical Society is pleased to announce that the Board of Elections office is now decorated with an exhibit of panels with images and information about Delaware County History. Chris Shaw, Director of the Delaware County Records Center, invited the Delaware County Historical Society to install a display illuminating some aspects of Delaware […]Continue Reading...
Come to the Delaware County Fair 2018 and visit the Delaware County Historical Society’s exhibit “History of Rail Transportation in Delaware County” As you drive through Delaware County, you notice it is criss-crossed by railroad tracks. Those railroad tracks powered the growth of Ohio and Delaware County for many decades. The railroads brought people, […]Continue Reading...
Extra! Extra! Read all about it! By D. Anthony Botkin Published & Posted on July 14, 2018 “The Newspapers of Delaware County,” an exhibit presented by The Delaware County Historical Society, will open Sunday, July 15, in the Meeker Homestead Museum. The exhibit opens the pages of 200 years of chronicled history that was provided […]Continue Reading...
The Delaware County Historical Society is proud to present a new exhibit Newspapers in Delaware County at our Meeker Homestead Museum Sundays from 2:00pm until 5:00pm July 15 – Dec 23, 2018 The inspiration for the exhibit came from this year being the 200th year of the Delaware Gazette, which started in 1818. Step […]Continue Reading...