At one time, you could order nearly anything from Sears — including a house built from a kit. Discover Sears houses that local residents still call home, sweet home.
Learn about life at Camp Sherman, the large World War I training camp in Chillicothe, from daily drills to a deadly influenza epidemic. Photos courtesy: Columbus Metropolitan Library, Library of Congress, Ohio History Connection and Ross County Historical Society Historic film footage courtesy: Library of Congress
Architectural historian Jeff Darbee visits the Defense Supply Center Columbus to learn about World War I industries in Columbus and the center’s role during the war.
Columbus Neighborhoods presents a Fourth of July special focused on local Americana. Celebrate some of our nation’s pastimes with a look at early baseball history, a beloved soda fountain and pie judging at the Ohio State Fair.