Because my mom and I answered three trivia questions correctly at the Ohio State Fair, we each one a free ticket to the Ohio History Connection! Although, at $10 a pop, it is still an incredibly reasonable way to spend an afternoon! M and I went for a lazy Sunday afternoon and we checked out (nearly) the whole thing!
The Ohio Village! A battle flag from the 45th Regiment of the Ohio Volunteer Infantry. This exhibit was incredibly moving – you can see several battle flags from various drafted and volunteer regiments from Ohio.
A few gemstones from the collection that caught my eye.