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Lebanon (Warren County, Ohio) -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

John Adams papers

 Collection — Folder VFM 6345
Identifier: MSS 8560
Scope and Contents This collection includes miscellaneous legal papers and invitations of John Adams of Lebanon, Ohio.
Dates: circa 1840s

Laura Cunningham photograph collection [graphic]

Identifier: AV 298
Scope and Contents This collection primarily includes family photographs from the Cunningham, Ross, and Newport families of Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio. Many of the loose photographs are professional portraits of family members at different stages in their lives. Some have been identified on the verso. Chiefly featured are Laura B. Cunningham, Ned Ross, Lucy Ross, and John B. Ross. Also included are class photos from Lebanon City Schools and National Normal University, circa 1890s. The photograph albums included...
Dates: circa 1860s-1950s

Leah Thompson Jones papers

Identifier: MSS 1651 AV
Scope and Contents This collection includes genealogical information (including a Daughters of the American Revolution application), correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs concerning the lives of Warren County residents related to Leah Thompson Jones. Also included are miscellaneous items of historic interest donated by Leah Thompson Jones such as 19th century election tickets, a ledger book from Durbin Ward, and a collection of stereoview cards.
Dates: 1843-1959

Lebanon Broadsides collection

 Collection — Folder VFM 6415
Identifier: MSS 8627
Scope and Contents This collection includes two broadsides produced by companies in Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio. The first advertises the E Pluribus Unum Washer (1868). The second advertises paper hangings, wall paper, and ceiling decorations as sold by the March Brothers (1883).
Dates: 1868; 1883

McBurney Family collection [graphic]

Identifier: AV 303
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs and documents concerning the McBurney family of Warren County, Ohio. The photographs include cartes de visite, card photographs of places and groups in Warren County, prints of Andrew G. McBurney, and two photograph albums. Many of the photographs are unidentified. The documents in this collection primarily concern Andrew G. McBurney. Included are family Bible records, stock certificates, a will, funeral notifications, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1863-1955

Swain family papers

 Collection — Folder VFM 6331
Identifier: MSS 8546
Scope and Contents This collection includes items collected by the Swain family of Warren County, Ohio. Included is a letter from James Pence (Illinois) to his brother, a deed for a land transaction between J. Milton Williams and John Randall (Warren County), a receipt from the John Shillito Company (Cincinnati) for curtains and draperies for Glendower, misc. receipts, a handwritten copy of the poem Jackson's Victory, a 1906 copy of an Ohio land grant deed for David Fudge, a surveyor's map of a farm, and other...
Dates: 1808-1906

Theatre in the Lebanon Opera House 1878-1898

 Collection — Folder VFM 6236
Identifier: MSS 8455
Scope and Contents A typescript manuscript entitled "Theatre in the Lebanon Opera House, 1878-1898", by J. Robert Wills. The manuscript is an account of the history of various theater companies that performed at the Lebanon Opera House, such as the Novelty Company, the Ober Company, and the Riley Dramatic Company. Wills also includes reviews from the Western Star and amateur companies that performed at the opera house.
Dates: undated

Warren County Schools

 Collection — Folder VFM 6430
Identifier: MSS 8637
Scope and Contents A collection of materials related to various Warren County schools, dated circa 1870-1958. Schools include Lebanon High School, Miami Valley Institute, Southwestern Normal, Corwin Public, the Lebanon Academy. Lebanon Union. Some materials cover the full Warren County school district.
Dates: 1870-1958

Women's Home and Foreign Missionary Society, First Presbyterian Church- Lebanon, Ohio, papers

 Collection — Folder VFM 6361
Identifier: MSS 8576
Scope and Contents This collection includes programs and a typescript newspaper article concerning the Women's Home and Foreign Missionary Society at the First Presbyterian Church of Lebanon, Warren County, Ohio.
Dates: 1894-1949