Ohio Earthworks (part II)

Exceptional Sites of Cultural Preservation and Architecture Read Ohio Earthworks Part I photo courtesy earthworks.site by Sean Chaney Cincinnati Earthworks  Like many other places throughout Ohio in addition to the ones mentioned above, Cincinnati once had Earthworks spread over the basin including at the confluence of the Ohio and Licking Rivers and Deer Creek. The …

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Ohio Earthworks (part I)

Exceptional Sites of Cultural Preservation and Architecture Read Ohio Earthworks Part II Image of Mound City courtesy of John Hancock via the Ohio History Connection Hopewell Ceremonial Earthworks Not far outside Cincinnati sits monumental masterpieces of landscape architecture built between 2,000 and 1,600 years ago along the central tributaries of the Ohio River. Collectively known …

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Filmed at CPA’s John Hauck House

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hjBeKNHIdMY   Shirley, Filmed in Cincinnati, is Now Out on Netflix The biopic is centered around Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm’s historic 1972 presidential campaign. Chisholm was the first Black woman elected to Congress and is portrayed by Academy Award winner Regina King.   Partly filmed in Cincinnati in 2021 and 2022, the location was special to …

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Coney Island’s Moonlite Gardens & Sunlite Pool Under Threat

Photo credit: Coney Island Give Today December 21, 2023 ADVOCACY UPDATE    In response to the startling announcement of the closing of Coney Island and the potential demolitions of the historic Sunlite Pool and Moonlite Gardens, Cincinnati Preservation Association has the following statement:   As the region’s historic preservation advocacy and education organization, Cincinnati Preservation …

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Norwood Historical Society

Established on May 2, 1978, the Norwood Historical Society is a non-profit volunteer based organization. With an average of 60 members, the society’s mission is to collect, preserve, exhibit, interpret, publish and educate about the history of Norwood, Ohio. Currently, they have an archive room open by appointment, in the Community Center at 1810 Courtland …

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