Could the first motorized carriage to be seen on the streets of Columbus be in the Ohio History Connection collections?
See how Ohio History Connection gathers contemporary artifacts to document historic events, including a sign advertising weddings that was created the day of the landmark 2015 Supreme Court ruling in favor of marriage equality.
This famous saying not only has a fascinating political history — it has a Columbus connection! Local historian Ed Lentz explains. Photos: Courtesy of Library of Congress, Ohio History Connection
There’s a story behind every carving made by celebrated Columbus folk artist Elijah Pierce. We visit Ohio History Connection to learn the story about the barbershop that served as his art studio and salon.
Follow along on a visit to Ohio History Connection and discover photos and drawings of dresses created by H. Harold Curmode, a 20th-century Columbus designer who staged fashion shows to advertise and sell his work. Photos: Courtesy of Ohio History Connection