The Delaware County Historical Society Volunteer Fair will be held Saturday, April 18, at the Garth Oberlander Barn, 2690 Stratford Road in Delaware. A continental breakfast will be available at 9 a.m. The program begins at 9:30 and runs until noon. Potential volunteers who attend the fair will learn about projects that match their interests. […]Continue Reading...
The Delaware County Historical Society’s 2014 Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, November 20 at 7p.m. in the Oberlander Barn, part of the Meeker Homestead, and the home of Garth’s Auctions, Inc., 2690 Stratford Road, Delaware. Local Civil War re-enactors Rick Helwig and Henry Shaw will be presenting a program “Delaware and the Civil […]Continue Reading...
Construction Dates of House, Barn Revealed During July Program By Susan Logan During the Society’s July 12th program “Ohio Barns: Icons of Our Agrarian Past”, Dan Troth, speaker, announced the build dates of the Meeker House and Oberlander Barn. The dates were determined by sampling the wood from the beams in the two buildings, the […]Continue Reading...
Daniel Troth of GreenTech Construction, who has been studying barns for more than 25 years and is the president of the nonprofit group Friends of Ohio Barns, will discuss “Ohio Barns: Icons of Our Agrarian Past” at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 10, in one of those buildings: the Garth Oberlander Barn at Garth’s Auctions at […]Continue Reading...