Through our Curious Cbus project, an audience member asked, “Where is the cemetery on Cemetery Road in Hilliard?”
Next time, archaeologists look for Irish Immigrants who died of cholera while building the Ohio Canal. Then, we’ll take a look at the care and tending of the oldest cemeteries in Columbus, plus Greenlawn Abbey preservation. Watch at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25 on WOSU TV!
A passion for billiards made the Botts Bros. bar and The Clock Restaurant the “third house” of the legislators in the Capital City. Scandal, intrigue and innovation pushed the bar to present day as the Elevator Brewery and Draught Haus. Photos courtesy of: Columbus Metropolitan Library, Ohio History Connection
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
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 […]