Walk Downtown Wilmington: Share History with Us!

We need the community's help! The History Center and Mainstreet Wilmington are looking for historical information on buildings and businesses in the downtown area for an upcoming project. Information such as previous businesses housed in the building, previous owners,...

What is it Wednesday? Sarah & Issac Harvey’s History

What is it Wednesday? Sarah & Issac Harvey’s History

Tune in each Wednesday for our new digital series, "What is it Wednesday?". We hope this series will help you learn more about Clinton County (OH)'s rich local history and about the Clinton County History Center's museum. Today's Episode: A Portrait of Sarah &...

What is it Wednesday? 1840’s Abolitionist Quilt

What is it Wednesday? 1840’s Abolitionist Quilt

Tune in each Wednesday for our new digital series, "What is it Wednesday?". We hope this series will help you learn more about Clinton County (OH)'s rich local history and about the Clinton County History Center's museum. Today's Episode: 1840's Quaker Abolitionist...

What is it Wednesday? Thumbprint Pattern Compote

What is it Wednesday? Thumbprint Pattern Compote

Tune in each Wednesday for our new digital series, "What is it Wednesday?". We hope this series will help you learn more about Clinton County (OH)'s rich local history and about the Clinton County History Center's museum.   Today's Episode: Thumbprint Pattern...

What Is It Wednesday? Ohio Bicentennial Quilt

What Is It Wednesday? Ohio Bicentennial Quilt

Tune in each Wednesday for our new digital series, "What is it Wednesday?". We hope this series will help you learn more about Clinton County (OH)'s rich local history and about the Clinton County History Center's museum. This week's episode: Our Ohio Bicentennial...

Wilmington College Education Survey

Wilmington College Education Survey

We'd love your opinion! The Center has recently partnered with students from Wilmington College's Marketing Course in an effort to gather data from the community on the museum's ability to produce children's educational opportunities. Our marketing interns' have...

Throwback Thursday: They Went to Market

Throwback Thursday: They Went to Market

They went to market for #throwbackthurday “The Market” butcher shop on N. South Street — present site of the Wilmington Municipal Building — about 1931. From left are Kenneth Probasco, Richard M. Hiatt, and Sabin Osborn, proprietor. Check out this Throwback Thursday...

Postcards of Clinton County

Recently our staff embarked on digitizing a collection of Clinton County postcards which feature well-known community buildings and locations. The History Center is still searching for more postcards and need your help! If you have a Clinton County, OH postcard that...