Guide to the Cincinnati (Ohio). Board of Park Commissioners Records, 1852-1967


Title:
Cincinnati (Ohio). Board of Park Commissioners Records, 1852-1967
Repository:
University of Cincinnati, Archives and Rare Books Library
Phone: 513-556-1959
http://www.libraries.uc.edu/arb.html
Creator:
Cincinnati (Ohio). Board of Park Commissioners
Dates:
1852-1978
Quantity:
32 linear feet
Abstract:
This collection of Cincinnati Park Board records consists of Park Board annual reports, information on property acquisitions for park land, field journals, financial records, gardening books, and several boxes of glass lantern slides and negatives. The slides in the collection include scenes from various Cincinnati parks, wildflowers, images of trees in Cincinnati Parks, and images depicting construction of Cincinnati parks. Most images are in black and white, but some have been colored. The collection also contains 17 scrapbooks with news clippings, photographs, and various information about Cincinnati Parks and the Cincinnati Zoo.
Identification:
ON-92-18
Location:
Archives and Rare Books Library
Language:
The records are in English