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“You Must Have Shakespeare”

Saturday, April 23 is the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare, the English playwright and poet who authored nearly 40 …

Settling Marietta

Many readers may be familiar with the town of Marietta, but did you know that this community was first settled by members …

Zane Grey: An Ohioan Looking West

This Sunday, January 31, is the 144th birthday of author Zane Grey, born in Zanesville, Ohio, in 1872. Originally born Pearl Zane Grey …

Happy 2016, and a Look Back!

Happy New Year to all of our Ohio Memory visitors and readers! 2016 marks a number of important events–including a leap year, …

A Car for the Common Man

On October 1st, 1908, Henry Ford’s “Model T” went on sale for the first time. Priced at just $825, the Model T …