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Take some history home with you! These local history books are part of our circulating collection:


may 4th voices
May 4th Voices   

legendary locals
Legendary Locals of Dover  

cleveland summertime

Cleveland Summertime Memories  

 guide to Ohio ghosts

Guide to Ohio University Ghosts and Legends

  blimp pilot terrorizes Akron

Blimp Pilot terrorizes Akron: and other hot air

the OSU cookbook

The Ohio State University cookbook

Inside the Ohio Pen

Inside the Ohio Penitentiary

legends of lost treasure
Legends of lost treasure in northern Ohio
this we know
This we know : a chronology of the shootings at Kent State, May 1970
from cedar point
From Cedar Point to the Confederacy : a pictorial history of US Route 250 

We are adding new books all the time! Here are the latest additions:

Ninety-nine rats on a string: legends, facts and folklore of Walnut Creek, Ohio

Cleveland Calamities: a history of storm, fire and pestilence

Shanesville: 200 years on the hill

The devil knows how to ride: the true story of William Clark Quantrill and his Confederate raiders

Kate in fact and fiction: the life and legend of Sarah Catherine “Kate” (King) Quantrill-Evans-Batson-Head a.k.a. Kate Clark, 85th anniversary commemorative biography