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Haunted Cincinnati and Southwest Ohio (General)

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There is a dark history in southwest Ohio that some people would much rather forget. A riot tore through downtown Cincinnati in 1884, a fi re burned relentlessly at the Salvation Army orphanage on Front Street, and one of the largest mass murders in history occurred in a small, unassuming home in Hamilton. Many of these tragedies have begun to fade away, forgotten in dusty books hidden on library shelves. The spirits of those involved in these tragedies, though, are not so easily forgotten. Many of the most popular historic sites and some of the lesser-known and forgotten corners of southwest Ohio are haunted by the spirits of those who lived and died there. Haunted Cincinnati and Southwest Ohio examines the ghostly history of more than 30 such locations. It tells ghost stories and reports historic events from area theaters, cemeteries, museums, parks, roads, railroad

tracks, and even a castle through narrative and photographs. Perhaps the ghosts are history's way of remembering the past--even those dark corners of the past that few would like to relive.

About the Author

Jeff Morris and Michael A. Morris founded a ghost tour in the small town of Miamitown in 2006. They operate this ghost walk year-round.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780738560335
Author:
Morris, Jeff
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing (SC)
Author:
Morris, Michael A.
Subject:
United States - State & Local - General
Subject:
United States - State & Local - Midwest
Subject:
Folklore & Mythology - Folklore
Subject:
Supernatural
Subject:
Ghost stories, American - Ohio - Cincinnati
Subject:
Ghosts - Ohio - Cincinnati
Subject:
World History-General
Subject:
OH
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
General
Series Volume:
GEN
Publication Date:
20090631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
200, Black and White
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
9.10x6.50x.40 in. .80 lbs.

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » World History » General
Humanities » Mythology » Folklore and Storytelling
Metaphysics » General

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