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The Delaware County Historical Society is announcing plans to reopen on July 8 The Delaware County Historical Society will reopen on Wednesday, July 8, after nearly four months of temporary closure due to the coronavirus pandemic.  Opening will be the Cryder Historical Center including the Research Library and the Nash House Museum as well as […]

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The Meeker Homestead Museum of the Delaware County Historical Society Re-Opens July 8, 2020 By Reservation Only. After an extended winter recess due to Covid-19, the Meeker Homestead Museum will again welcome visitors. The historical Forrest Meeker 1823 home has a new featured exhibit and much more. In compliance with the Responsible Restart Ohio, the […]

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The Delaware County Historical Society is pleased to present a Sidewalk Exhibit of Delaware History:Connecting Threads The Sandusky Street display window of The Hair Studio presents: Connecting Threads: The importance of early weaving and quilt making in Delaware County As we wander Delaware County today, we encounter many sheep farms. That was also true hundreds […]

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Hair Studio Window - Exhibit - Black History Month - Delaware County Historical Society

The Delaware County Historical Society is pleased to present a Sidewalk Exhibit of Delaware History:Black History Month: Notable Delaware County African Americans The Sandusky Street display window of The Hair Studio presents: Notable Delaware County African Americans Delaware County has a deep history filled with notable African Americans, small African American communities, and Underground Railroad […]

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Historic Meeker House - Historic Home - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware Ohio

The Meeker Homestead Museum of the Delaware County Historical SocietyIs closed for a Winter Recess/COVID-19. The winter recess is a time for curator Benny Shoults to implement new exhibits and other improvements to the museum. The Museum will re-open in July 8th,2020.  New Featured Exhibits for 2020 “The Journey to Delaware” An exhibition that explores […]

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The Giving Tree - Christmas 2019 - Hair Studio Window - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware Ohio

The Delaware County Historical Society is pleased to present a Sidewalk Exhibit of Delaware History:Christmas 2019 – The Giving Tree The Sandusky Street display window of The Hair Studio presents a Christmas Window – The Giving Tree. The new window display features: A Giving Tree filled with personalized golden stars bearing the names of major […]

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Meeker Museum - Stratford Exhibit - Columbus Dispatch

Meeker museum exhibit tells history of Delaware County village of Stratford By Steve Stephens   The Columbus Dispatch –  Sep 15, 2019 The Meeker Homestead Museum, in the village of Stratford south of Delaware, is open from 2 to 5 p.m. Sundays through Dec. 15. The exhibit “Stratford: A Mill Town,” explains how the town […]

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Hayes Coming Home - Hair Studio Window - Local History Display - Delaware County Historical Society Delaware Ohio

The Delaware County Historical Society is pleased to present a Sidewalk Exhibit of Delaware History:Rutherford B. Hayes Coming Home The Sandusky Street display window of The Hair Studio supports the upcoming unveiling of the Rutherford B. Hayes Statue Hayes Statue Unveiling Friday, October 4, 2019 at 6:30 pm, which celebrates the 197th anniversary of his birthday. The […]

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Stratford Historic Marker

The Meeker Homestead Museum of the Delaware County Historical Society announces the opening of a new exhibit Stratford a Mill Town A fascinating exhibit of how Stratford, Ohio was formed and grew from 1804 through 1902. All from water-powered milling of grain, wool, and manufacturing of paper. The years from 1804 through 1902, the water […]

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Moon Landing 50th - Hair Studio

The Delaware County Historical Society is pleased to present a Sidewalk Exhibit of Delaware History:The Moon Landing 50th Anniversary The Sandusky Street display window of The Hair Studio presents artifacts, photographs, and articles remembering The First Moon Landing 50 years ago Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first two humans on the Moon. […]

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