On July 1, 2015, H-Net Council voted to decommission H-Ohio and several other networks dedicated to the study of the history and culture of Midwestern US states. Council also approved a plan to create a new network, H-Midwest, dedicated to Midwestern Studies. Folks interested in the study of Ohio history and culture are encouraged to subscribe H-Midwest.

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First World War in Ohio--What resources would you like?

The Ohio History Connection has received a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities with the goal of increasing access to primary sources about Ohio’s role in World War I. We’d like to learn more about how Ohio educators teach the subject of WWI, including what primary resources would be most valuable as part of a digital collection. We invite you to take this survey so we can learn more about your teaching and scholarly research as it relates to WWI.

2015 Ohio River National Freedom Corridor Regional Underground Railroad Conference

The Ohio River National Freedom Corridor, in partnership with the Clermont County Convention and Visitors Bureau, will host the inaugural 2015 Regional Underground Railroad Conference at the Eastgate Holiday Inn and Conference Center in Cincinnati, Ohio on October 16-18, 2015.  The Ohio River corridor has a rich legacy of abolitionist and Underground Railroad history--much of which remains untold.

Announcing the 2nd Annual Garfield Symposium - Updated Information

The Friends of James A. Garfield National Historic Site and the James A. Garfield National Historic Site would like to invite you to the second annual Garfield Symposium being held from November 6 to November 7, 2015, at the James A. Garfield National Historic Site in Mentor, Ohio and Lakeland Community College in Kirtland, Ohio.