One day I was out in rural Ohio driving the backroads as I like to do, and I came across … More
Author: Watching Seasons
Bucyrus and its Murals.
I’ve gone up and down Ohio Route 4 a few times, from Springfield to Sandusky up along Lake Erie. It’s … More
Southern Ohio’s Hanging Rock Iron Region.
Near the end of spring earlier this year I went on a tour of southern Ohio, roughly in the area … More
Jonathan Alder and the Madison County Historical Society.
Foster Chapel Cemetery Jonathan Alder Madison County Historical Society It was May 2020 and the spring migration season was going … More
Colonel Crawford Memorial.
A few years ago I was driving up north to do some birding along Lake Erie when I noticed a … More
Ohio’s Oldest Existing Settlement and Greatest Frontier Infamy.
Gnadenhutten It’s pronounced ‘NAYD-uhn-huh-ten’. I had it right from a villager, and that’s the final word on that. As for … More
Ohio’s Only Revolutionary War Fort.
Fort Laurens was built in the Ohio wilderness in an attempt to bring the war to the British at Fort Detroit- but it didn’t work out that way.
Springfield – Downtown History.
Downtown Springfield City Hall Fountain Square Old Columbia Street Cemetery The Madonna of the Trail I’ve recently moved to Clark … More
Put-In-Bay and Perry’s Victory Monument.
Put-in-Bay History dates back to the war of 1812 where Put-in-Bay became an important operations headquarters for Oliver Hazard Perry. … More
Welcome to Ohio History & Travel!
I’m Watching Seasons, author of Seasons Flow, a blog about nature in the state of Ohio. I’ve always been interested … More