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Cincinnati Museum Center. Library

1301 Western Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45203

Fax: 513-287-7095

Phone: 513-287-7000

Repository URL: http://library.cincymuseum.org External Link

Repository code: ochp

Repository description (extant): Since its founding in 1831 as the library of the Historical and Philosophical Society of Ohio, the library has been collecting and preserving materials relating to the greater Cincinnati area, the state of Ohio and the Old Northwest Territory. Today, it houses one of the most significant regional history collections in the United States. Users may consult the Printed Works Collection (books, pamphlets, periodicals and maps), the Manuscript Collection and the Audiovisual Collection in the library's reading room. Library hours are: Monday through Friday, noon to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed Sundays and major national holidays. A detailed listing of history collection holdings is available in the Library's on-line catalog.

Library staff members provide access and reference services for Cincinnati Museum Center's history collections and administer the collection of printed works.

Repository Notes (CRHP): This is the library for the Cincinnati Historical Society. For more on the Cincinnati Museum Center as a whole, see http://cincymuseum.org.

Repository type: Non-profit organization, Museum, Local history organization, Library

Collections:

Adeline Harris collection

 

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