Society Members' Holiday Potluck
Society members gathered at the Museum for
food, music, comradery, and election of
officers for 2016-2017. Newly elected
Society "Members-at-Large" include: Barbara
Freeman, Stephanie Johnson and Greg Karoly.
Fairfield County's Grammatones provided
the musical entertainment
Cristie Hammond, Barb and Tim Freeman
enjoying the evening
Barbara and Gary Taylor brought homemade
mashed potatoes for the crowd!
Events from Other Societies and Museums
Sherman House Museum
Opening April 7th for the 2015 Season
Ohio Glass Museum
“An Old-Fashioned Christmas"
from the collection of and curated by Dr. George Johnson
November 12, 2015 - January 7, 2016
|See vintage OSU Buckeye tree ornaments, a Christmas Village, nativity sets, Santas, lights, and other holiday decorations used in past years by Historical Society members. Contributing to our November-December "Christmas Past" exhibit are Cristie Hammond, Joan Heft, Mary Herron, Peggy Kose, and Rita Ricketts.
Our Newest Publication
We are pleased to announce the publication of the newest book to be offered by the Historical Society.
Get your copy today. $20.00 plus tax.
Click HERE for an order form.
E.D. Kraner opened a mercantile store in 1872 at the corner of Columbus Street and Lockville Road in Pickerington. It offered a little bit of everything, including groceries, dry goods, and even Pickerington's official post office. Seen in this early 1900's photo are, from right: Orlie fisher, Charles H. Kraner MD, E.D. Kraner, Jess Stemen and Olde Sport the family dog.