Delaware County Then And Now, an informal history.

Delaware County Then And Now, an informal history.


Delaware County, Then and Now, an Informal History, by Ray E. Buckingham.

392 pages     Used – Shopworn

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Published in 1978 as part of the Bicentennial Project, this is an updated history of Delaware County, Ohio by Ray E. Buckingham.

Chapters include: Up Goes the Curtain; Tales From Out of the Past; History-Makers; Towns and Villages; Colonel Byxbe’s Pride – Delaware; The Role of Religion; Emergence of Education; Higher Learning – Methodist Style; The Military – At War and at Peace; A Look at Transportation; Commercially Speaking; Lure of Gold; Words – Written and Spoken; Industrial Expansion; The Changing Agricultural Scene; Professional People/Creative Individuals; Recreation in Abundance; Fraternal Orders with a Purpose; Outlets for Civic Responsibility; For a Better Community; Odds and Ends; About the Author; Biographical Sketches, and Index.

Also includes many photographs.