Cincinnati History Library and Archives


The Library has been collecting and preserving materials relating to the Greater Cincinnati area since 1831. We collect books, pamphlets, maps, photos, manuscripts, films and sound recordings. More info

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Cincinnati History Library and Archives
1301 Western Avenue, Suite 2133
Cincinnati, Ohio 45203
Phone: 513-287-7030

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Monday-Friday 12 noon to 5 p.m.

Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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