Ohio State Archives http://www.ohiohistory.org/resource/statearc/
Here is the homepage for the Ohio State Archives.
Ohio State Parks http://ohiodnr.com/parks/tabid/80/Default.aspx
Here is the homepage for Ohio State Parks.
Discover Ohio http://www.ohiotourism.com/home.asp
Here is the official state tourism website for Ohio.
Ohio Kids! http://www.ohiokids.org/
Here is a special state information site designed just for kids by the Ohio Historical Society.
Other State Links
50states.com: Ohio http://www.50states.com/ohio.htm
The site provides a wealth of information about Ohio. It includes everything from the highest point to county profile to climate.
Things To Do in Ohio http://www.thingstodo.com/states/OH/index.htm
ThingsToDo.com is an online guide to information about Ohio's entertainment, recreation, and travel, and includes the state's interesting facts, famous people, and special events.
Roadside America: Ohio Attractions http://www.roadsideamerica.com/map/oh.html
Roadside America describes itself as an online guide to offbeat attractions. This site offers reviews of "weird sites along the highway" in Ohio.
FedStats: MapStat: United States: Ohio http://www.fedstats.gov/qf/states/39000.html
Fast access to statistics from more than 100 federal agencies on "economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, aviation safety, energy use, farm production and more" in Ohio.
Ohio is one of the nation's industrial leaders, ranking third in the value of manufactured products.
The National Professional Football Hall of Fame is in Canton, Ohio.
Ohio is full of evidence of of prehistoric Indian settlement. The Mound Builders created huge burial and effigy mounds and enclosures (One example, Serpent Mound, is in Adams county.)
In 1903, the Wright brothers developed a practical aircraft at Dayton.
Rider's Inn in Painesville, which is still open to guests today, was a log stage-coach stop that became a station on the Underground Railroad.
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is located in Cleveland, OH.
Clifton Mill, built in 1802, is the nation's largest water-powered grist mill.
Some Famous People from this State
Neil Armstrong (1930- ), astronaut. The first one to set foot on the moon.
Wilbur (1867-1912) and Orville Wright (1871-1948), inventors. Pioneers in powered flight.
Zane Grey (1875-1939), author. He wrote Western novels.
Doris Day (1924- ), singer and actress. She was in the films "Tea for Two" and "Pillow Talk".
Judith Resnik (1949-1986), astronaut. She was the second American woman to go into space.
Annie Oakley (1860-1926), sharpshooter and entertainer. She performed in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
Presidents from Ohio with links to ipl2's POTUS (Presidents of the United States) page: