Cincinnati history http://wvxu.org en Cincinnati's history in black & white photography, now on display http://wvxu.org/post/cincinnatis-history-black-white-photography-now-display <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span><a href="http://www.cincymuseum.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Cincinnati Museum Center</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has a photographic stroll through our city’s history with their current exhibit </span><a href="http://www.cincymuseum.org/exhibits/treasures-in-black-and-white" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Treasures in Black &amp; White: Historic Photographs of Cincinnati</strong>.</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Scott Gampfer</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, director of the History Collection &amp; Library at the Museum Center, tells Jane </span>Durrell<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> that the exhibit spans 100 years of our history, from 1860-1960 and will run until late October.</span></p><p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:12:52 +0000 Jane Durrell 29444 at http://wvxu.org Cincinnati's history in black & white photography, now on display Preserving the Past while Building the Future http://wvxu.org/post/preserving-past-while-building-future <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Jay Hanselman 28603 at http://wvxu.org Preserving the Past while Building the Future Founders and Famous Families of Cincinnati http://wvxu.org/post/founders-and-famous-families-cincinnati <p>Local award-winning freelance writer and editor Wendy Hart Beckman joins us to discuss her latest book, <a href="https://www.clerisypress.com/product.php?productid=17093&amp;utm_source=Media&amp;utm_medium=Press%20Release&amp;utm_campaign=FFFC&amp;utm_source=Founders+Famous+Families+Cincy&amp;utm_campaign=36dd413f53-FFFC&amp;utm_medium=email&amp;utm_term=0_408b8f3bbf-36dd413f53-121431321" target="_blank"><em>Founders and Famous Families Cincinnati</em>,</a> a Who's Who, and a When and Where, of Cincinnati's origins. John Cleves Symmes, President Benjamin Harrison, Nicholas Longworth, <em>Founders</em> tells their stories and more, including details about our city’s many firsts, from the first professional baseball team to the first concrete skyscraper. On Wednesday, May 28 as part of the Cincinnati Museum Center's Insights Lecture Series, Ms. Beckman will be presenting: A Glass of Wine, a Loaf of Bread and Wow!: Nicholas Longworth’s Many Contributions to Cincinnati. For more information, click <a href="http://www.cincymuseum.org/programs/lectures" target="_blank">here</a>. Fri, 16 May 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Mark Perzel 26694 at http://wvxu.org Founders and Famous Families of Cincinnati Telling the Tales of Local Icons With Animation http://wvxu.org/post/telling-tales-local-icons-animation <p><a href="http://www.flamingmedusa.com/">&nbsp;&nbsp;</a></p><p><a href="http://www.flamingmedusa.com/">Flaming Medusa Studios </a></p><p><a href="http://www.flamingmedusa.com/">&nbsp;</a></p> Sun, 27 Apr 2014 12:00:05 +0000 Mark Perzel 25992 at http://wvxu.org Telling the Tales of Local Icons With Animation Bockfest Celebrates 22 Years http://wvxu.org/post/bockfest-celebrates-22-years <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.bockfest.com" target="_blank">Bockfest</a>, that celebration of Cincinnati’s brewing tradition, Over-the Rhine, and spring, which we all need so desperately right now, starts Friday. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 11:30:00 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 23736 at http://wvxu.org Bockfest Celebrates 22 Years