When researching your property, both primary (original and archival) and secondary sources should be used. The following list includes both primary and secondary resources.
Click on the source heading to see a list of materials and other sources available.
Research information is also available from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, Interagency Resources Division. You can contact the National Park Service to receive your copy of National Register Bulletin #39, Researching your Historic Property, on-line at http://www.cr.nps.gov/nr/publications/bulletins/nrb39/, or contact the Ohio Historic Preservation Office.
A copy of "Technical Leaflet 89, The History of a House, How to trace it," by Linda Ellsworth, Historian and Chief, Bureau of Research and Publications, Historic Pensacola Preservation Board, can also be obtained by writing to the American Association for State and Local History, 1717 Church Street, Nashville, Tennessee 37203.
Existing Historic Inventories
City Directories & Gazetteers
Architectural & Engineering
Clerk of Courts
Buildings & Inspections
Family Bible Records
Interviews and Oral Histories
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