The Delaware County Historical Society is pleased to present a new display window at The Hair Studio:

Thank You Letters from Delaware County School Children

Thank You Letters - The Hair Studio Window - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware Ohio

A tableau of thank you letters written by our school children paired with the artifacts that they mentioned in their letters.  Together they testify that our Education Support Team is “Making history come alive for the youngsters of Delaware County”.

Thank You Letters - The Hair Studio Window - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware OhioThe thank you letters in the display are from Tyler Run, Wyandotte Run, and Arrowhead Schools (all in Olentangy school district) however they reflect the many letters students have presented.  The letters displayed are from former students.

The artifacts in the display are from the Society’s extensive collection:

  • Hand pumped vacuum cleaner
  • Ladies’ corset
  • Chamber pot with lid
  • Child’s one-piece underwear with drop seat
  • Framed hair wreath
  • Butter mold

Also included were two items from the Nash House Museum:

  • Picture of a Mourning Dress
  • Poster-size picture of the Doll House

About The Hair Studio

The Hair Studio at 33 North Sandusky Street in Downtown Delaware Ohio has graciously made their window available the Society for several years. For more information about The Hair Studio, for a map and directions click here.

About The Education Support Team of The Delaware County Historical Society

Integrating Delaware County’s History into the classroom experience is the goal of the Curriculum Support team.  There are a variety of ways to experience this history with a tour, a visit, or a Society volunteer can come into the school.  We are here to supplement the curriculum to include information about Delaware’s rich cultural past.

Learn more about Education Curriculum Support on our webpage which features a lively video.

Celebrating Black History Month with The Delaware County Historical Society!The History of the first Black-Owned farm in Delaware County and part of the Underground Railroad – Lucy Depp Settlement.

On 2/18 at 7:30, readers from Lucy Depp with tell about Delaware County's first African-American Settlement, in this amazing online program!