Primary Source Sets

These collections of primary sources focus on Ohio and American history, and have been curated for your research and educational needs.

They include links to items in DPLA, teaching guides, and classroom activities – all free to use!

African American Ohioans in the Arts

Flooding in Ohio: Using Historical Floods to Prepare for the Future

Flora and Fauna of Ohio

Historic Ethnic Groups in Ohio

Industry in Ohio

Maps

The Underground Railroad in Ohio

Women’s Suffrage and the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment

 

Primary Source Sets created by Ohio Digital Network Outreach Working Group members Jenni Salamon (chair), Janet Carleton, John Dewees, Virginia Dressler, Emily Rinaman, Adam Wanter, and Alia Levar Wegner