Could the first motorized carriage to be seen on the streets of Columbus be in the Ohio History Connection collections?
The first concrete street in America was poured in Bellefontaine, Ohio, in 1891 — and it has a connection to a WOSU TV host.
On this episode, we’re taking a look at a few things that move and have moved Columbus: aviation innovation at Ohio State University, the first concrete street in America, Heart and Sole — a nonprofit that gives children with disabilities a chance to race — a Columbus motorized carriage and more. Photos: Courtesy of Columbus […]
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.
History is all around us, reminding us of our roots. On this episode, we take a look at the ways local history lives on today — through iconic images around Columbus, legislative buildings, famous phrases, documenting history in the making and more.