Brent Davis visits Ohio History Connection to view pieces of art created by the prisoners of the Ohio Penitentiary.
Next time on Columbus Neighborhoods, we’ll explore the migration of different cultures to Columbus, from the late 19th century through the 1970s. Watch at 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 31 on WOSU TV.
Local historian Jeff Darbee visits the original site of the Ohio School for the Deaf to tour the last existing building, which has been renovated and repurposed for Cristo Rey High School. Photos: Columbus Metropolitan Library, Ohio History Connection
Host Charlene Brown visits with Carlton “Skip” Bergquist to talk about his experience growing up deaf in Columbus and how he’s seen the services for the deaf community change over the years.
Historians and community members on the East Side of Columbus recount the history of the Ohio State School for the Blind and its role in the development of that area.