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Westgate Mums and Mummies Festival

Learn how the Westgate neighborhood has attracted business and visitors to the area through their Mums and Mummies festival, the Westgate Park mums research program and the neighborhood’s biggest event of the season – Halloween beggars’ night! Videographers: Kenny Sato, Gil Whitney Photos courtesy of: Alan Jazak/Formation Studio

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Circleville Pumpkin Show

Starting in 1903, the Circleville Pumpkin Show is now world famous. Discover the fall festival history that spans more than a century, from humble beginnings to a destination for all things pumpkin. Photos courtesy of: Circleville Pumpkin Show Inc., Columbus Metropolitan Library, Ohio History Connection, Photohio, Bob and Jo Liggett, Nanisa Osborn, Hugh Dresbach Film […]

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Curious Cbus: Berwick Golf Course

Through our Curious Cbus project, an audience member asked, “Where exactly was Berwick Golf Course, and when did it operate?” Project editor Michael De Bonis shares the results of our investigation on the historic Columbus golf course. What do you want to know about Central Ohio? Ask us at wosu.org/curious Photos courtesy of: The Columbus […]

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From the Vault: Ohio Roller Derby

Ohio History Connection’s collection illustrates just how competitive and athletic the Ohio Roller Derby is. Photos courtesy of: Kara “Burnadeath” Penniman, Ohio Roller Derby

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Early Baseball History

Learn how Columbus made significant contributions to America’s pastime in the early days of baseball. Photos courtesy of: Joe Santry, Columbus Metropolitan Library, Library of Congress, The New York Public Library, Ohio History Connection, Ohio State University Archives

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