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Clermont Historical E-Mail Notes
August 2017

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The Clermont County Historical Society office, archives and museum are open to the public the first Saturday (August 5) of each month from 1pm to 4pm. It is located in Williamsburg, 299 Third & Willow Streets, Go up Third to end, turn left onto gravel road on the left. The Williamsburg Historical Society (Harmony Hill) is located in the same building.


Will be on August 18 MEETING (Friday) - "Ohio National Freedom Corridor" by Greg Roberts, of Historic New Richmond Historical Society @7:30 pm. The meeting is held at Clermont College, McDonough Room 105, 4300 Clermont College Drive, Batavia. Drive around to the back parking lot, go left to the entrance below the "green house", Room 105 is located at the end of the hallway, on the right. The meeting is free and open to the public


2017 Libraries Display of the "Albert Heimbold Native American Artifact Collection" Will be in August at the Clermont Milford Library followed by Batavia September; Amelia, October; New Richmond November and Owensville December. 2017 Batavia Administration Building History Display Schedule A different Clermont County History display is presented each month at the Clermont Administration Building, Batavia, 101 E. Main Street, by a county historical organizations. The display is open for viewing during the regular hours of the building.
Aug - Grassy Run - "Battle of Grassy Run"
Sep - Monroe Twp - One Room School Houses
Oct - Clermont County Genealogy Society
Nov- Veterans
Dec - Milford - A "Victorian Christmas"


The Clermont County Collaborative of Historical Organizations and the Clermont County Commissioners have a joint project on Clermont County History. The Commissioners have installed a display case in the lobby of the Administration Building, 101 E. Main Street, Batavia. Each month a different Clermont County historical organization has a display on county history. During the month of August. The Bethel Historical Society will have a display. The display is available for viewing during the regular hours of the Administration building. Stop by and see it.