Legendary Locals of Cincinnati

Legendary Locals of Cincinnati Founded in along the Ohio River Cincinnati was the major city in the Northwest Territory for several decades As it has developed into its third century Cincinnati s innovations service manufa

  • Title: Legendary Locals of Cincinnati
  • Author: Kevin Grace
  • ISBN: 9781467100021
  • Page: 237
  • Format: Paperback
  • Founded in 1788 along the Ohio River, Cincinnati was the major city in the Northwest Territory for several decades As it has developed into its third century, Cincinnati s innovations, service, manufacturing, arts, and athletics mark it as a place with a vibrant and varied heritage The contributions of interesting and unique personalities add to the city s dynamism WillFounded in 1788 along the Ohio River, Cincinnati was the major city in the Northwest Territory for several decades As it has developed into its third century, Cincinnati s innovations, service, manufacturing, arts, and athletics mark it as a place with a vibrant and varied heritage The contributions of interesting and unique personalities add to the city s dynamism William Holmes McGuffey and his creation of a nation s textbooks civil rights activists Ted Berry, Fred Shuttlesworth, and Marian Berry iconic personalities like baseball star Pete Rose and silent film actress Theda Bara grocery entrepreneur Barney Kroger cooperative education creator Herman Schneider polio vaccine pioneer Albert Sabin Joseph Strauss, the design engineer of the Golden Gate Bridge Paul Brown, one of the NFL s greatest coaches Henry Heimlich, whose Heimlich man uvrer has saved countless lives and Benadryl inventor George Rieveschl But it is also the philanthropists and business leaders the cultural and political figures the teachers and community workers and even the intriguing characters and everyday citizens who make Cincinnati an interesting place on the map This book tells their stories.

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