Mrs. Heilmann's  Internet Guide:
Ohio History


2003:  Ohio's Bicentennial
Official site of Ohio's 200th birthday. The Photo Scrapbook section of this site has pictures of events celebrating the 200th anniversary of Ohio statehood.  Other sections give a short history of the events leading up to statehood and the schedule of special events during the bicentennial year.

The Evolution of Ohio
Illustrates the seven major territories that eventually became the state of Ohio.

Famous Ohioans
Games plus short biographies about famous Ohioans in five categories - astronauts, Indians, inventors, presidents, and women.

Famous Ohioans List
List of famous people from Ohio from 50states.com, with a search box to find Internet links on each one.

Maps of Ohio
Maps include a shaded relief map, a county map, a black and white map, a satellite image, an 1895 map, and a PostScript map.

Ohio Biography
 Short biographies, usually with pictures, of notable Ohioans. It can be searched through alphabetical, career, and geographical indexes. It also includes Ohio Scrapbook, a growing collection of images from Ohio's past and present.

Ohio History Central
An online encyclopedia that includes information about Ohio's natural history, prehistory and history.  Each section contains written information, maps, timelines, and images. From archaeology to Zoar, Ohio History Central is perfect for anyone wanting to learn more about Ohio!

Ohio Memory:  An Online Scrapbook of Ohio History
Presents items dating from prehistory to 1903, including letters, diaries, historical photographs, clothing, furniture, prehistoric artifacts and government records. You can search for specific information by subject, contributing organization and geographic area. The electronic scrapbook is organized into five categories for easy navigation: Ohio Citizenship; Economy; People; Culture; and Environment.

OhioPix:  Picturing Ohio's History
Photographs from the Ohio Historical Society's collection including people, places, objects, and events from Ohio's past.

Ohio's Prehistoric People:  A Timeline
Representation of the archeological time periods of Ohio's prehistoric Indian cultures. Click on a section of the timeline to learn about each culture.

Statehood History of Ohio
Short history of the events leading up to statehood for Ohio in 1803.