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Research Library - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware Ohio

As of June 2nd,  Cryder Historical Center, the Nash House Museum and the Research Library, will be open on Sundays 2-5 and Wednesdays 10-12 and 1-5. This schedule may vary during holidays.  Appointments are encouraged so that we can identify the needed resources for your visit.  Email Librarian@DelawareOhioHistory.org to make an appointment. Facial Coverings at […]

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ThisWeek Community News - Delaware News - Historic Delaware County Courthouse

Delaware County Historic Courthouse restoration nearly finished Delaware NewsPaul Comstock – ThisWeek   A Veterans Day ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, at the new veterans memorial in front of the Delaware County Historic Courthouse, where a yearlong restoration project nears completion.  Throughout the renovations, a statue of a Civil War […]

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R. B. Haye Ghost Story - Hayes Hall OSU

Have you heard the R. B. Hayes Ghost Story involving OSU’s Hayes Hall. Rutherford B. Hayes Born: Rutherford Birchard Hayes, October 04, 1822, Delaware, Ohio, U.S. Rutherford Birchard Hayes was the 19th president of the United States from 1877 to 1881, after serving in the U.S. House of Representatives and as governor of Ohio. A […]

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Columbus Neighborhood - Delaware Ohio - Delaware Ghost Walk

Delaware featured on WOSU Columbus Neighborhoods Join us on a tour to an old local cemetery for pets, share spooky stories from the Worthington Inn, take a ghost walk in Delaware and recount some local lore. Delaware Ohio was featured on the WOSU Columbus Neighborhood program. “Halloween in Columbus” which aired on October 26, 2017 […]

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Carson at Myers Inn

 OCTOBER 20, 2020 BY JOSHUA KEERAN SUNBURY — Industrialization in America from 1890-1914 is the topic of Jack Brown’s latest program for the Big Walnut Area Historical Society (BWAHS). Due to the meeting room being too small for gatherings during the COVID-19 pandemic, Brown’s program is available on YouTube. During his online program, Brown looks at […]

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Oak Grove Cemetery Tour 2020 - Delaware County Historical Society - Delaware Ohio

Posted on October 6, 2020 by JOSHUA KEERAN For the fourth year in a row, history will come alive in Oak Grove Cemetery on South Sandusky Street in Delaware. On Sunday, Oct. 11, the Delaware County Historical Society will host the Cemetery Walk, in which actors will portray 11 notable Delawareans who are buried there. […]

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3D Barn at Stratford video cover

Ohio Valley Archaeology has created a 3D video of the Delaware County Historical Society’s historic Barn at Stratford. Society Executive Director Donna Meyer says it is “Very Cool!’ Dr. Jerrod Burks and his team from Ohio Valley Archaeology have studied The Barn at Stratford property several times. They have used ground-penetrating radar and excavated interesting […]

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