Ohio History Central:Help
You can search for specific people, places, things, and events by conducting a keyword search. If your search term(s) matches an article title exactly, you will be directed to that essay. If your search term(s) appears in an article title or in the text, the search results will show pages with title matches on the left and pages with text matches on the right.
You can explore Ohio History Central by selecting one of the six options from the browse drop-down menu:
- Alphabetical index
- Category – prehistory, history, natural history, and state symbols
- Topic – 21 topics important to Ohio History, such as Arts and Entertainment, Business and Industry, Government and Politics, and Science and Medicine </p>
- Time period – Learn about what was happening in Ohio during time periods of national significance, such as the Civil War and the Great Depression</p>
- Timeline of Ohio history – This timeline expands upon each time period in Ohio’s history, noting important dates and events</p>