Small Collections P

NAME

SC NO.

DATE

P.A.C. Restaurant (Knights of Columbus building) advertising business card / Beckert's Coke and Coal Company business card.

2566

n.d.

P.C.C.& St. L Track Elevation Construction (Article in Engineering Record Magazine)

1681

15 Nov. 1913

P.C.C.& St. L. RY. Railroad Tracks – Photos

630

1912

P.H.S. - Graduates of the Piqua Public High School - 1864-1916

2701

1987

P.H.S. Class of 1926 - 50th Reunion photograph

2633

1976

P.H.S. Class of 1939 - 50th Reunion booklet and materials

2634

1989

P.H.S. Class of 1957 class list

2635

1957

P.H.S. Class of 1969 - 10 Year Reunion Program

2704

1979

P.H.S. recording: A Festival of Christmas Music

1344

1967-1968

P.H.S. Show Choir-the Company pictures from Christmas Show, c. 1990

4574

c. 1990

Pages from a family Bible containing the following family names:  Randolph; Morrow; Platt; Duncan.  Also notes and clippings

6113

various

Palestine, Ohio Sesquicentennial program booklet – June 24-26, 1983

7676

1983

Palmer Method of Business Writing – pamphlet

373

1917

Pamphlet –  “The Finer Points of Baseball”

6210

c. 1930’s

Park Ave. School: basketball, 1920: players for boys and girls' teams

4567

3-Apr-05

Park Avenue Baptist Church Bulletin - 31 December 1981 - New Year's Eve Services with Cyrene A.M.E. Church

4315

1981

Park Avenue Baptist Church, Recognition Services of Rev. L.N. Guinn - 20 October 1904

4184

1904

Park Avenue School – photo

727

n.d.

Park Avenue, 320

531

n.d.

Partello Stock Company troupe appeared at May’s Opera House – photograph and advertisement

1339

1909

Party Invitation – Halloween

1312

1912

Pass, restricted areas during Great Flood

1390

1913

Patter for Elementary Flight Maneuvers – Civil Aeronautics Bulletin #31

1386

1943

Patterson, John H. – Photograph and dates 1844-1922.  John Patterson was the husband of Julia Johnston (daughter of John Johnston).  Patterson was the founder of the National Cash Register Co. [N.C.R.].

5637

c. 1920

Patterson, John W. vs. Emma J. Patterson and Cora B. Cox - Writ of Partition of land - 18 April 1910

2683

1910

Patterson, William vs. City of Piqua - a suit over the building of a road - 19 January 1886

2682

1886

Paulson, Andrew - Land Patent - 2 September, 1834 - signed by President Andrew Jackson

2309

1834

Paulson, Cornelius - Land Patent - 1 June, 1832 - signed by President Andrew Jackson

2308

1832

Paulus, ?

577

n.d.

Payne, Bashore – photographs

1311

1870-1890

Pearl Harbor bombing-W.W. II: Cleveland Plain Deale-Dec. 8, 1941

4571

8 Dec. 1941

Pearson family professional photographs: [1] Fred and Clifford Kiefer – Thorne Studio, Piqua – c. 1890’s.  [2]Edna and Mearl Wetzel – Hunter Studio, Piqua, Ohio – c. 1910.  [3] Unidentified lady approx. age 18 – Van DeGrift Studio, Piqua, OH – c. 1910

5942

c.1890s, c. 1910

Pearson, Rhoda – “Lines on the death of Rhoda Pearson, Who was drowned on the evening of the 10th day of 2nd month (February), 1845, in the Stillwater, Miami County, Ohio.”  What follows is a fourteen stanza poetic eulogy for Rhoda Pearson.  Printed as a handbill on rag paper.

6428

1845

Pearson, Richard E. - photograph of the Richard E. "Dick" Pearson family with Congressman William M. McCulloch in Washington D.C. - Individuals in the photo are: Richard E. "Dick" Pearson, his wife Selma M., daughters Patti Kay, Barbara Jo and Deborah L., sons Ronald E., and Richard E. III.

5076

1963

Pearson, Sam-funeral flags, ribbons, sheet with "Bless Sam" on it

4592

10-Oct-07

Pearson, Sam-People magazine listing of soldiers killed in Iraq

4599

2007

Pearson, Samuel F.-memorial booklet

4581

10-Oct-07

Pearson's Laundry & Dry cleaning - photo - 113 W. Ash St.

3887

c.1920

Pease Homes, Pease Woodwork Company, Hamilton, Ohio – 1958 catalog entitled, “The Book of Pease Homes, 1958” showing pictures, drawings and floor plans for 16 design houses and variations on the designs.  A number of these homes were built in Piqua.

7713

1958

Peculiarities of the Presidents: Strange and Intimate Facts not Found in History, by Don Smith, Van Wert, Ohio.  Printed by Wilkinson Printing Company, Van Wert, Ohio; Drawings by Edward McCandlish, Van Wert, Ohio; copyright 1938 – This book was purchased by The Jerome Constant Smiley Library at Piqua High School and was cataloged into the Piqua High School Library.  It was part of an anonymous donation of books to the Piqua Public Library in August 2017.

7714

1938

Pence & Loeffler, The Peoples Clothiers and Shoe Men, corner opposite Post Office, Piqua, Ohio, 224 N. Main – Stereoscope slides with advertising for the store on the back – 7 slides of the following: [1] The White House Grounds, Washington; [2] New York, Castle Garden; [3] Chinese Junks in the Harbor, Hong Kong, China; [4] Japanese Boys bearing Matsuri Festival Shrine, Yokohama; [5] Germany, Ruins of Feudal Castle; [6] Harbor and Floating Dry Dock of Valparaiso, Chile; [7] Bubbling Well Road, Shanghai, China – the photos date between 1890 and 1900, the advertising is c. 1910

5671

c. 1910

Pence & Loeffler, The Peoples Clothiers, 224-226 N. Main St., Piqua, OH, Ed L. Pence & A.F. Loeffler, Proprietors – Eleven stereoscope slides in a series called “World Series”.  The numbers on the slides begin with 103 and end with 148.  These slides were given out as advertising with the company name and advertising on the back of the slide.  One slide was given out with each 50 cent purchase and other slides could be purchased for 2 cents.  A stereoscope could be purchased for 50 cents.

6002

c. 1905

Pence, Ed Clothier promotion card

1754

c.1890

Penn, Sarah G.-WWII Diary

159

c.1944-1945

Penn. R.R. Piqua Station photograph from MS-16, Box 23, File  35

1613

1950

Pennsylvania (Northern)

415

1700’s

Pennsylvania R.R. Station - photo

3905

c.1920

Pennsylvania Railroad – [1] photo of a passenger train stopped at Piqua Station on the elevation at Wayne Street.  [2] photo of wrecked freight cars on the elevation at Downing Street.

6827

c. 1940’s

Pennsylvania Railroad - blue print for a Typical Automatic Signal and Train Control circuits and Power Supply as installed on the Columbus Division - Office of Superintendent Telegraph and Signals, Chicago, Ill., July 16, 1927

5045

1927

Pennsylvania Railroad - Chicago World's Fair - tour brochures

2335

1933

Pennsylvania Railroad map and ticket to Lima, Ohio-1959; pass for D.O. Wenrick-1940

4849

1938

Pennsylvania Railroad Station - copies of photographs and an architect’s rendering of the Pennsylvania Railroad station on Wayne Street.

3477

1919-1955

Pennsylvania Railroad Station, Piqua - 8x10 positive print from a negative in MS-16, Box 23, File 35 - photo taken 15 July 1952

4930

1952

Pennsylvania Railroad Station, Piqua on Wayne Street – 8x10 black/white & 3x5 black/white

6534

c. 1920’s

Pennsylvania Railroad System, The Pennsylvania Railroad Company – Uniform Straight Bill of Lading for hauling two oil drums from H. Burkimer, St. Paris, Ohio to Pure Oil Co., Columbus, Ohio – date is June 27, 1924

6155

1924

Penrod, Mr. & Sears Car

459

c.1900

People’s Clothing & Shoe Store - advertising card

2562

c. 1900

People’s Clothing & Shoe Store, 224-226 N. Main, Ed Pence, Proprietor – a group of six stereoscope slides given out by the store as advertising with the company name and advertising on the back – the slides are of rural scenes including scenes of southern blacks racist depictions which were typical of the times.  c. 1900

6001

c. 1900

People’s Clothing & Shoe Store, on the corner opposite Post Office, Piqua, Ohio, 224 N. Main – Stereoscope slides with advertising for the store on the back – 26 slides of the following: [1] little girl getting picture taken; [2] Cathedral in Mexico City; [3]Hindu Fakirs, India; [4] three children; [5] flowers and fruit; [6] Old South Meeting House, Boston; [7] Ghost Dance of Crow Indians; [8] The Jungfrau from Interlaken, Switzerland; [9] Working No. 4 Bonanza, Klondike; [10] Hemp merchant of Manila, P.I.; [11] The Soldier’s Farewell; [12] The Truants (3 boys); [13] Cliff House, San Francisco; [14] The Great loop Between Georgetown and Silver Plume, Colorado; [15] Plazza della Signoria, Florence, Italy; [16] two boys; [17] the banana tree and fruit, the Plantain of the Tropics, Philippine Islands; [18] a Japanese Tandem, Japan; [19] Youthful Mothers of Japan; [20] little boy and girl; [21] children eating watermelon;  [22] U.S.S. Maine; [23] Wahington Monument; [24] Miner’s Home at Cape Nome, Alaska; [25] child feeding chickens; [26] man and two women on the beach at Atlantic City. – the photos date between 1890 and 1900.

5670

c. 1900

People’s Clothing & Shoes Promotional Card

1753

c.1900

Peoples Clothiers – complimentary stereo view

1240

c.1900

Peoples Credit Clothing Co. – three certificates good for $1 on any purchase of $10 or more. Peoples Credit Clothing was located at 128 North Main St., Piqua

6684

c. 1910

Peoples Savings Bank bookmark also advertising the 3rd Annual Book & Author Festival at Clear Creek Farm, October 27, 2001

6095

2001

Perrine, Johnston V.-Letter to: from Stephan Rowan

176

26 July 1827

Persian Gulf Wars: "A Line in the Sand" Dayton Daily News Supplement

3391

3/14/1991

Peruna Almanac “Lucky Day”, 1913 – issued each year by the Peruna Co., Columbus, Ohio – the magazine was compliments of Charles W. Tobey Drug Store, Troy, Ohio

7526

1913

Peterson Sales Co., St. Louis, Mo. - tire patch: Quick Seal Vacuum Shock Proof High Speed Patch

3403

N.D.

Peterson School: District 5, Staunton (Rosa Rench-teacher)

4338

N.D.

Petro / Padgett - 2006 Republican Primary campaign sign for governor.

4945

2006

Phi Delta Kappa Fraternity - "Souvenir Program of Phi Delt Frolics of 1927."  17-18 January 1927

3287

1927

Phila Thea Class, Westminster Church Program

1490

1981

Philadelphia, Historic Sites - a condensed guide for a leisurely walk through the Independence Square neighborhood.

4204

c. 1950

Philathea Club (The) - program booklet for the year September 1980-May 1981 - The club met monthly from September through May and was composed of ladies probably from Greene Street Methodist Church.  Members and deceased members are listed in the booklet.

4756

1980

Philbrook Optical Co. advertising c. 1900

2540

c. 1900

Philbrook Optical Thermometer (broken)

1330

c.1930

Philistine, The: A Periodical of Protest, April 1912 – published in East Aurora, New York by Elbert Hubbard, editor and publisher.

7598

1912

Phillippi, Harry A. – photo

648

c.1900

Phillippi, Leonard "Soap" - photo in ATLAS baseball uniform

3670

c. 1900

Phillippi’s Photo Laboratory, 323 N. Main St., Piqua, Ohio – Photograph envelope, c. 1930

7203

c. 1930

Phillips House Restaurant-Dayton, Ohio-menu on postcard

4613

1913

Phillis, Marilyn Aughey sketch of 612 Caldwell

1175

n.d.

Phillis, Marilyn Hughey - Pen and ink drawing after a Henry Howe etching which appeared in Howe's History of Ohio entitled "Piqua, Ohio in 1846" No. 111 of 200 Limited Edition

2393

1976

Phoenix Club – cigar advertisements

1064

c.1900

Photo – names on back

1038

c.1900

Photo - Ruins of the Orr Felt & Blanket Company factory on Water Street at the end of Spring Street. 

5137

c. 1915

Photo album containing 37 cabinet photos and 4 tin type photos; 12 photos men, 21 photos women, and 13 photos children

7324

1865-1900

Photo album containing photographs from Piqua Evangelical United Methodist Church, 651 W Ash St, Piqua, Ohio.

7327

c. 1990s

Photo postcard 4”x 6” – “Municipal Government Complex, Piqua, Ohio – photograph by TNT Studios, Piqua – card produced by Photographer’s Edge, Inc. [city hall, city building]

5938

c. 2002

Photograph - " . . . Taken a few miles south of Dayton, were the river (Great Miami), canal (Miami & Erie), interurban, and railway lines and the Cincinnati Pike (old U.S. 25) parallel for a short distance . . ."  Photo shows a car, an interurban rail car, a canal boat, a row boat on the river with 2 people in it, and a passenger train.  The three men in the car are J.E. Durst, W. Oscar Waldsmith, and William Marchant.

3597

c. 1915 & 1997

Photograph - "All Runts" Basketball team 1910 - Irvin Bartholomai, George Buchanan, Orville edge, Alvin Fry, Raymond Fry, Frank Gano, Paul Howland, John L. Reymiller, and August Woods.

3592

1910

Photograph - "Blue & Gray Days", 1960 - Pictured are: P.G. Holloway, C.M. Simms, Wayne Bruner, H.R. Oda

3844

1960

Photograph - ___ Michael Wise - 1 November 1807

3658

1807

Photograph – 1890’s meat market – name and location not determined

7421

c. 1895

Photograph - 2 men leaning against a car - back of the photo is the following: "The Favorite Stave Co. twins & their Lincoln."

4407

c. 1920

Photograph - 2 portraits of unidentified female children - Heath, Bradford

2269

c. 1890s

Photograph – 4” x 3” b/w photo of a DP&L electric sub-station along a railroad outside of Piqua – 1928.

8121

1928

Photograph – 4” x 3” b/w photo of the Miami River and the elevated railroad bridge in Piqua – 1928.

8119

1928

Photograph – 4” x 3” b/w photo of the Wayne Hotel at 111-113 N. Wayne St. – south of the Imperial Underwear factory – 1928.

8120

1928

Photograph - 417 N. Main - unidentified individuals

2225

c. 1940

Photograph - 626 Caldwell entrance

3716

1979

Photograph – 8 x 10 black/white – Trolley cars lined up in front of the Plaza Hotel and City Hall – c. 1890’s

6532

c. 1890’s

Photograph – 9 x 7 matted and framed in a 12 ½” x 14 ½” wood frame.  The photo is of a group of approximately 27 young adults standing in front of the entrance to the Orr Building [225 N. Main St.].  The group is possibly a graduating class from the Piqua Commercial College which was located in the Orr Block building.  From the dress styles the photo appears to have been taken in the late 1890’s.

5662

c. 1898

Photograph – a group of 23 men and boys dressed up.  The photo may have been taken in front of a Railway Station in Piqua.

8152

c. 1910

Photograph – a group of 25 railroad workers.

8150

c. 1910

Photograph - A Victorian room on West High Street.

3875

c.1890's

Photograph - Adm. Stephen Clegg Rowan Memorial on the Public Square - c. 1920

5136

c. 1920

Photograph - Autographed photos of Mary Pickford and Constance Talmadge - movie stars of the 1910's.

5117

c. 1915

Photograph - Baby and Louise La Prarle

3835

1901

Photograph - Baker Studio - Portrait by Baker - portrait of a lady not identified

4915

c. 1890

Photograph - Ballerinas, dance recital.

3877

c.1960

Photograph - Bauman Studio, Leipsic, Ohio - A Catholic young men's group

3595

c. 1910

Photograph - Brewery site - north side of Ash, east side of the river

2257

?

Photograph - Bus Station Café in southeast corner of the hotel - photo taken by Step Lange 21 June 1949

4913

1949

Photograph - C.H. & D. crossing Urbana Pike, Piqua, Ohio (Cincinnati, Hamilton, & Dayton R.R.).  Back - photo of 2 ladies, Mabel Fulton Knouff Grote is on the right..

4265

c. 1900

Photograph – Calvary Baptist Church, 614 West Ash Street, Piqua – c. 1910

8154

c. 1910

Photograph – Community Choir on the stage of the second Piqua High School on College Street.

8155

c. 1910

Photograph - copy - four ladies sitting near the hydraulic canal at Covington Avenue and S. College St.  The ladies are: ____ Lloyd, Pauline Hozzaguz, Thelma Metz (Graham), and Dorothy __

3574

c. 1920

Photograph - couples on a picnic

3871

c.1910

Photograph - daguerreotype - unidentified man - early 1800s

3651

c. 1840

Photograph - Decoration Day Parade, 30 May 1899, Marion Denman, Drum Major.

3845

1899

Photograph - Downtown Parade on N. Main St.

3878

c.1890

Photograph - East Main Street flood 1898 - This mounted picture may have been from a newspaper.  It was found with the Post Office photos in #3581 above.

3583

1898

Photograph - Elephant ride at Cole Brothers Circus.

3879

n/d

Photograph - factory workers posed for a company photograph.  Name of company not identified.

3829

c.1910

Photograph - factory workers posed outside of the building - name of the company is not identified.

3600

c. 1890s

Photograph - family group - photo taken in a studio in Dayton.  Family is not identified and the studio name cannot be determined.

4942

c. 1910

Photograph - Family Reunion - family unidentified

2383

c. 1890s

Photograph - five men on a hunting and fishing trip - a cabin and tent are in the background

3599

c. 1905

Photograph - formal family portrait - mother, father, and adult children - family not identified - deceased family member superimposed into the picture

2374

c. 1890s

Photograph - Funeral procession from a church (probably St. Boniface), led by uniformed members of the Knights of St George #194.

3876

c.1920

Photograph - group of young adults at the Miami County Fair.  Names are on the back.

3867

c.1890's

Photograph - group of young adults, teens & children posed at an outdoor campsite. Photo staged for fun, names are on the back.

3865

1893

Photograph - hand colored tintype - young girl

3652

c. 1870

Photograph - Hunter Studio, Piqua - large family reunion in front of a house.  Neither the family nor its individual members are identified.

3594

c. 1900

Photograph – infant in a wicker perambulator or stroller – c. 1900

8147

c. 1900

Photograph - Lady in her mid-30s sitting at a table working at a comptometer and a pre-teen boy also sitting at a table - Lady's name is "Jo" and boy's name is "Larry"

3568

1946

Photograph - large group of ladies and girls.  Their names are on the back along with dates.  The meaning of the dates is undetermined.

3840

n/d

Photograph - little girl at Christmas - no names

2992

c. 1900

Photograph - little girl sitting on lap of Santa Claus - girl and location are unidentified

2384

?

Photograph – Lloyd Hoover, Bob Neth, Art Neth in a backyard.  Behind them is Piqua Gas Light & Cole Co. 622 N. Spring St. – Charles W. DeArmon, Manager

5989

c. 1910

Photograph – Louis A. Hall, c. 1965

7780

c. 1965

Photograph - Man playing violin with a second man seated

3968

c. 1900s

Photograph - Market Square, Piqua, Ohio - 2 photos of Market Day where the farmers brought in their produce to sell in front of Plaza Hotel on the Square.  C. 1910

5361

c. 1910

Photograph - Mary DuBois shower - names on the back of the photograph

2223

1955

Photograph - Miami County Jail inmates watching TV from their cell - file matron next to TV - photo (1)

3717

1978

Photograph - Mother and Infant - not identified

4264

n.d.

Photograph - Mrs. Charles Johnson - 7" x 10" photo - photographer not identified

4772

c. 1910

Photograph - Negative - Unknown female adult standing next to a "Sold by Bill McVety" Real Estate sign

2103

?

Photograph – of a young lady (18-20 yrs.) named Edna, c. 1910.  The photo was found in the Local History copier and remained unclaimed.

5756

c. 1910

Photograph - Office, factory, and construction workers taken with the people outside, leaning out the windows, or standing on the partially completed second floor of the factory addition - company and individuals are not identified

3602

c. 1915 

Photograph – Olan Mills Studio portrait of a man – color portrait 8” x 10” with a reorder number 26438-3 from Olan Mills Studio, Springfield, Ohio – picture is of an older man in a pen stripe black and light gray suit with vest, a white shirt and a yellow and black tie.  The man has gray hair and is wearing glasses – c. 1970’s

6822

c. 1970’s

Photograph - Old Rush Mill - west of Greenville, O.

2272

c. 1890

Photograph - parking lot and Terry's Cafeteria - behind the east side of the 400 block of N. Main Street

2231

C. 1970

Photograph - paving of Main Street - intersection of N. Main and Greene St.

4912

c. 1895

Photograph - pen and ink drawing of the east side of the Great Miami River at Piqua, Ohio.  The drawing represents conditions in the mid-1800s.

5020

n.d.

Photograph - Pheasant Hunting in South Dakota - 1945 - 11 men described on the photo as "a bunch of swell fellows."  Picture found with the Post Office photos in #3581 above.

3582

1945

Photograph - Piqua aerial photo of downtown and the Public Square from E.N.E. looking W.S.W.

3808

1978

Photograph - Piqua Christmas Parade

3804

c.1975

Photograph – Piqua High School Football Team – 1965-1966.  8 x 10 color glossy – Charles “Chuck” Asher, Head football coach

7821

1965

Photograph – Piqua Walnut Mills employees summer excursion in an oper interurban car probably on the Overlook Route toward Covington.

8153

c. 1910

Photograph - portrait of a man taken by Baker Art Studio, Columbus, Ohio - possibly a portrait of C. Frank Ridenour, editor and manager of The Piqua Daily Call - included in this folder is a copy of a portrait of Mr. Ridenour from the 1919-20 Rotary Club booklet.  This is included for identification purposes.

4941

c. 1930

Photograph - portrait of a young girl (approximate age 8 years).  Neither the girl nor the photographer is identified.

4798

c. 1890

Photograph - Portrait of unidentified female child - Been's Art Gallery, 138 E. Third St. Greenville, Ohio

2268

c. 1890s

Photograph - portrait of unidentified female child - Townsend's Art Gallery, Covington, Ohio

2267

c. 1890s

Photograph – Republican campaign rally in support of William Howard Taft for President and James S. Sherman for Vice President.  The rally was held in the Piqua area possibly near Fountain Park – 1908 election campaign.

8151

1908

Photograph - San Souci Club - "Anna & Lou 3rd & 1st at right;  Rose Ehler 4th from right - These three ladies were Piqua Teachers.  Postcard photograph.

3575

c. 1900

Photograph - saw mill on Piqua-Lockington Road c. 1940's

5360

c. 1940's

Photograph – six man football team – most team members are from the North Street School area.  Members names are listed on the back.  The team is circa 1956.  The team name was “Red Mules.”

6522

c. 1956

Photograph - snapshots - 3 listed as being processed at Photo Craft Shop, Toledo, Ohio.  One is identified as Charles royal Bradshaw, July 1922, Lakewood, Michigan. Nine total photographs.

4773

1922 - c. 1930

Photograph - St. George's Hall, 120 S. Wayne- banquet - banners read "Knights of St. John."  The building was demolished c.1998

3832

c.1910

Photograph – Students at Science Hill School, c.  1904, William Willhouse was the teacher.  Among the students were Dwight Bopoher, Elsie Polhamus, Emerson Booher, George Mackinley, Isa Booher, Grace Polhamus

7796

1904

Photograph - teen/young adult party - 1950s - identities unknown

2224

c. 1950s

Photograph – Three 4” x 3” b/w photos of the interior of the DP&L generating station on Sycamore Street between S. Main and Wayne Streets, behind Zollinger’s Wholesale Grocery building.  Photos dated 1928.

8118

1928

Photograph - tintype of a man standing, his arm resting on a stone wall.

3569

c. 1880s

Photograph - tintype photograph of two couples (man & woman) - individuals and the photographer are not identified.  2 1/4" x 3 1/2" photo.

4771

c. 1890

Photograph - tintype, 6.5 x 8.5 - photo of a lady

3781

c.1880

Photograph - Tom Cromes, ____ Shaffer, Duane Bachman

3854

n/d

Photograph - tools from the Piqua Daily Call Clippings Collection - photos (4)

3715

n/d

Photograph – two children: approximately 5 year old girl and 2 year old boy – the photo is 1 ½” x 1 7/8” black/white.  The photo is in an aqua colored steel frame with the silhouette of a tank and a truck with a machine gun mounted on it and the words “Keep ‘em Rolling.”

6821

c. 1943

Photograph - unidentified ladies, 2 individuals and 3 groups

3782

c.1890

Photograph - wedding photograph, Beecher's Studio, Piqua - "Grenat" written on the photo is a possible name for the couple.

3148

c.1910

Photograph – Wilder School c. 1950s

5562

c. 1950s

Photograph - Women's group - formal banquet at the Country Club.  8 x 10 very clear photo - individuals in the group are not identified, nor is the group.

2962

c. 1940

Photograph - Young Men's Class, Tri M.M.M. of 1912 - individuals and location not identified.

4911

1912

Photograph (2) - Portrait by Crane Studio - unidentified male approximately 18 years old.

3149

n.d.

Photograph Album - black/white - pre-World War I - identities of persons unknown

2093

c. pre-1915

Photograph from Leonard Hill - Wooden Cider Press on the Ohio State Fair Grounds.

3194

1953

Photograph of 4 men - 19 June 1900 - R. Thomas, J.O. Glass, Frank Barkdoll, Stanley Smizer

3671

1900

Photograph of a banquet in the Ordinary Dining Room on the fourth floor of the Favorite Hotel, 116 W. High St. - c. 1930s

5128

c. 1930s

Photograph of a group of young adults – 7 men and 7 ladies in a posed studio photograph.  The photo was taken c. 1900.  Seven of the individuals are identified as follows: Grace Snyder, Allen Rundle, Mary O’Ferrall, Tom Ramsey, Chester Sheridan, Henry Brown and Ida LaRose Rundle

6027

c. 1900

Photograph of American Legion bowling team members February 1948

7321

1948

Photograph of East Ash Street concrete bridge under construction in 1926.  Stout & Stout, Contractors and Miami Cement Concrete. [copy of photo]

5132

1926

Photograph of four young ladies (2 ¾ x 4” b/w): left to right: Dorothy Miller Applegett, ??, Edith Morrow Edsall, Marjorie Carr.  The photo is late 1930’s.

6303

c. 1938

Photograph of Gov. Voinivich, Cong. Lukens, V.P. Quale in October 1988 at a Republican Rally

6258

1988

Photograph of Governor Frank Lausche signing a bill with Harold Short and Bob Netzley looking on – 7” x 9” black and white photo

7565

n.d.

Photograph of Governor James Rhoades speaking to a group [probably Republican Men’s Club] of men at Upper Valley Joint Vocational School.  In the group with Governor Rhoades are: Rep. Robert Netzley; Dr. Richard Adams (Supt. UVJVS); Ozzie Haddad and Kenneth Moore among others.

6192

n.d.

Photograph of south side of west pier of the old railroad bridge showing flood damage and shoring up of the pier.  2 April 1913

4931

1913

Photograph of the completion of the concrete railroad overpass on College Street, Piqua.  The old steel overpass can be seen in the rear.

8149

c. 1914

Photograph of the Indian statue that was once in the lobby of Piqua Central High School.

5279

c. 1930

Photograph of the Mendenhall Home 624 N. Main

5997

c. 1929

Photograph of the servents quarters and carriage house of the Leo Flesh Mansion on North Downing.  [2] Photo of the house to the immediate south of the Flesh Mansion [3] House on the corner on Downing near Flesh Mansion

5998

c. 1977

Photograph/postcards - two post cards of infants.  These were produced by The Middleswart Studio, Piqua, Ohio - Allen H. Middleswart ran a photography studio and camera shop in Piqua from c. 1914 to c. 1936.

3571

n.d.

Photograph/postcards - two postcards: child, approximately one year, and 2 infants - neither the children not the photographer are identified.

3570

n.d.

Photograph:  Downing and Water Streets - looking south, showing the rear of the Pennsylvania RR Station and the Central Grain and Malting Co.

3494

c. 1956

Photograph:  Louise Gwyer and Miss Kinney

3864

c.1900

Photograph:  Main St., North - photo looking north from the railroad overpass - showing the new street lights.  An inset, the lower right corner shows the actual street light that was used.  Visible in the photo is Heidle's Hardware, Patsy's (Gentile) Bar, Trimble Buick-Pontiac., Inc;

3495

c. 1956

Photographers - Piqua, Troy, Sidney -1890's"photographs by - J.R. Thorne (Piqua)' C.A. Gale (Piqua), H.W. Thompson (Piqua), John Finnell (Piqua), E.W. Mathews (Piqua), J.L. Owen (Piqua), M.B. James (Troy, Charles Schnell (Troy), Triplett & Hill (Troy), R. Miller (Sidney)

4555

1890's

Photograph-Group-Men-Unidentified

2215

c. 1900

Photographic Marriage Certificate - marriage of Miss Alice Dubois to Mr. T. H. Lucas - 1 October 1868.  Pictures of the husband and wife are inserted into the certificate.

4659

1868

Photographs - [1] East Main Street Bridge [2 & 3] Goodyear Blimp "Puritan" NC-7A and the Goodyear hanger in Akron, Ohio [4] Picture of a rotary wing airplane labeled "Amelia Erhardt at Vandalia"

5366

c. 1930's

Photographs - [1] Male c. 1910.  [2] Male c. 1890s. [3] Snapshots of man on a horse and woman with sheep on a farm, c. 1930s.  Individuals are not identified.

3289

various

Photographs – [1] Piqua Public Square taken from the Favorite Hotel roof on December 1, 1937, [2 & 3] photographs of a two man submarine captured at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941.  The photographs were taken on Market Street in front of Piqua National Bank.  The submarine was on a flatbed trailer and was touring the country as part of the campaign to sell war bonds – c. 1944.  [4] photograph of two boys named Dick and John in their Hopalong Cassidy western outfits – 1950

5952

1937, c. 1944, 1950

Photographs – 3 ½” x 5” Piqua houses in the south end of town. [1] 331-333 Wood Street, [2 & 3] 524 _____ is the address but the street is not identified.  [4] Brick 1 ½ story, south end location not identified.  [5] Frame 1 ½ story, south end location not identified.

5370

n.d.

Photographs – 5 photographs of retail clothing store displays c. 1920’s – exact dates not determined.  Two 8 x 10’s are from stores in Zanesville, Ohio.  Three 3 ½” x 5” are from stores in Lexington, KY

6190

c. 1920’s

Photographs - 7 snapshot photographs taken in the 1920's.  Girls and ladies in the photos at typical of the 1920's.  Individuals in the photos and the locations of the photos are not identified.

5060

c. 1925

Photographs – Booher Family – [1] Booher brothers and sisters, c. 1890; [2] Booher relatives, c. 1910; [3] John Booher, Dwight, Helen Hoops Booher, c. 1899; [4] Dwight Booher, 1893; [5] Helen, Dwight, John Booher with a horse, c. 1904                                                                                       

7792

Various

Photographs – Booher relatives: [1] Eva Floy Booher Johnston, c. 1880; [2] Willard Johnston, c. 1895; [3] Elizabeth Booher Jones, c. 1885; [4] Delia Booher Hines, c. 1870

7795

various

Photographs – Carpenter Family (Booher relatives) – [1] Xerox copy of a cabinet photo of the Carpenter children in 1886: Eddie (G.E.), Floy, Oscar; [2] Ed Carpenter, father of John T. Carpenter, c. 1902

7794

1886, 1902

Photographs - children - unidentified

2066

various

Photographs - color negatives - various Piqua youth activities

2255

late 1990s

Photographs - Contact prints of 35mm negative strips - 2 sheets containing 66 photos of Piqua houses and buildings

3801

n/d

Photographs - copies of photos submitted for use in the Art Work of Miami County, published in 1897

3783

c.1897

Photographs - daguerreotype - subjects not identified

2252

late 1800s

Photographs - election day, 7 June 1978 - primary elections - photos (2):  [1] voting at a precinct [2] counting votes at the board of elections

3713

1978

Photographs - family groups - unidentified

2058

various

Photographs - female children unidentified

2273

c. 1890

Photographs – houses being demolished to make room for the first Piqua McDonald’s (now China East) Restaurant on the south side of U.S. Rt. 36 across from the Piqua East Mall (7)

7416

1981

Photographs - John & Miriam Lamb; Mable Martin; Roscoe Draher; Allen & Louise Altvater; Allen Altvater; Alma Minton, Mr. Loomius, & Maude Minton

2274

c. 1890

Photographs - men - unidentified

2068

various

Photographs - Men working - unidentified locations

3805

n/d

Photographs - miscellaneous (6):  [1] The last streetcar through Piqua, n/d. [2] Miami River Railroad Bridge near Lockington. [3 & 4] Building a lock on the Miami & Erie Canal at Lockington, n/d. [5] Miami & Erie Canal, Loramie Aqueduct, near Lockington. [6] View of the locks at Lockington, Ohio.

3755

various

Photographs - Miscellaneous individuals and groups - 2 3/4 by 41/2

2324

c. 1930

Photographs - Miscellaneous photos from the Piqua Daily Call Clippings Collection - photos (3)

3718

1978

Photographs - Miscellaneous Piqua: [1] Break in levy at Swift Run near Sugar Loaf Isle (n/d) [2] Piqua Electric workers at a sub-station (1985) [3] Eagle on Nicklin Ave. gone and park damaged (n/d) [4] Road & sidewalk construction at Harrison and E. Water St (n/d) [5] City worker hanging Christmas Decorations (n/d) [6 & 7] Sunset Ave. water tower in need of paint and painted (n/d) [8] Winter along the river (n/d) [9] The Hollow Swimming Pool (n/d)

3740

n/d

Photographs - negatives [1] Roosevelt Manor - construction - n.w. cor. South St. and Roosevelt.  [2] Piqua Atomic Reactor

2100

?

Photographs - negatives of houses and buildings in the Historic District and along Main Street - 35 mm b/w

3257

n.d.

Photographs - Oaken Feltz family, Cathcart family, and Frantz family - These photographs were found in the attic of a house at 1013 Brook Street.  Except for a few scattered references in the photos and the statements of the donor as to family names, there are no identifying marks on the photos as to names or locations where the photos were taken.  The older tintype and mounted photos are found in SC 3610.  These photos generally date from the 1890s to about 1940 with one or two as late as the 1970s.

3609

c. 1890-c. 1940

Photographs - Ohio Military Reserve moving the American Red Cross

2254

early 1990s

Photographs - old- Piqua - locations not identified

2258

?

Photographs - old style - printed on heavy paper - subject not identified

2253

late 1800s

Photographs – Polhamus Family (these are Booher relatives) – [1] George Polhamus, Elsie, Grace, Sara Lawrence Polhamus, c. 1900; [2] Possibly Grace Polhamus, c. 1904; [3] Grace Polhamus, daughter of George and Sara, wife of Clarence Weymer, c. 1910; [4] Copy of a snap shot of George and Grace in Colorado, c. 1900; [5] George Polhamus family in Colorado, c. 1900; [6] Charles Richard Polhamus Weymer, c. 1922; [7] Ada Mildred Campbell – married John Wilbur Polhamus – mother of George Polhamus, c. 1872

7793

Various

Photographs - professionally done, but neither the photographer nor the subjects are identified.  [1] house, man and two ladies standing in front.  A sign at the right refers to "The Casparis Stone Co."  [2] Interior of a jewelry store with store employees standing behind the counters.  This is a recent copy of a photo c. 1890s and is possibly Thoma Jewelers. [3] Platoon I, 20 U.S. Marine Corps, San Diego, 1944 - graduation from basic training. [4] Group of children ranging in ages from 6 years to late teens [5] Little girl approximately age three. [6] two ladies [7] little girl [8] two men and two ladies in a row boat probably on the hydraulic canal [9] little girl [10] three late teen couples putting on a show for the camera [11] four men and 5 ladies (picture donated by Mary Kay Smith 1992) [12] stone quarry [13] World War I U.S. Army Soldier

3585

N.D.

Photographs - publicity - King Baggot, movie actor 1909-1933 - Hank Penny, country & western singer - Margie Lee, big band singer

2056

various

Photographs - Reprints of 8x10, 6x8, and 5x7 negatives taken by a professional photographer in Troy.  The photos include the Superior Underwear Kiosk in the Plaza Hotel Lobby; Superior Underwear advertising photos; the moving of the Goodrich house by Wagner Moving Co.; advertising photos of the Ken-Gun, a toy machine gun by Kennedy-Warren Manufacturing Co.; advertising photos for the Woolectra blanket; and designs and photo for a golf course, possibly the Troy Country Club.

4226

c. 1946

Photographs - series of pictures of groups of school children

2271

c. 1890s

Photographs - series of pictures of professors and students connected with the National Normal University, Lebanon, Ohio

2270

1897-99

Photographs - these are older pictures found in the collection in SC-3609:  #1&2 are 2 copies of a photo of Robert and Jane Cathcart.  #3 is labeled "William Frantz".  #4&5 are 2 copies of the same infant.  #6 appears to be a nitrate emulsion photo from the 1920's that is deteriorating.  #7 appears to be a paper framed daguerreotype.  #8-14 are all tintypes, subjects not identified.

3610

c. 1880 - c. 1920

Photographs – three 5” x 7” black/white photos: [1] the North Main St. swing bridge over the Miami & Erie Canal – c. 1900; [2] The East Ash St. stone bridge over the Miami & Erie Canal – c. 1890; [3] Miami & Erie Canal – Lock 12 in Troy, Ohio – c. 1890.

7616

c. 1890 & c. 1900

Photographs - tintype - subjects not identified

2251

late 1800s

Photographs - Tintype portraits (9) of a man, a woman, a young woman, and 5 photos of a little girl over an apparent 2 - 3 year period.  Photos are c. 1880 and were found inside the walls at Johnston farm during renovation.

4887

c. 1880

Photographs - twelve photos of the "Big Snow" of 1950.  The photos are stapled in two paper folders of six photos each printed by Muir Photo.  Included are photos of Piqua Paper Box Co., the 200 block east side of North Main St., Lotz Sign Service 415 N. Main St., Roy Rogers horse trailer, the Public Square looking south east and several pictures of houses, cars, trucks and the country side.

5155

1950

Photographs – two professional 8 x 10 color photographs of a young lady [1] in a black dress wearing tap shoes that are heels; [2] in a two piece sequened halter top and sequened tights doing the splits suspended between two chairs.  The photos were found inside a 1942 Piquonian.  The young lady is not identified.  The photos were found and donated by Anne Butler.

8183

1942

Photographs - unidentified early 1900s male - 4 photos

3648

c. 1905

Photographs - unidentified females, last half of the 19th century - 15 photos

3649

1880-1910

Photographs - unidentified infants and children - late 1800s - 3 photos

3650

c. 1890

Photographs - unidentified late 1800s male - 9 photos

3647

c. 1890

Photographs - unknown or unidentified groups

2057

various

Photographs – View from 223 W. North Street – 1978 (3)

7414

1978

Photographs – view from the Great Miami River bank near the East Ash Street Bridge: Val Decker Packing Co.; looking east across the river at the B&O railroad tracks; view of the tunnel for the former brewery on the east side of the river north of U. S. Route 36 and under B&O railroad.

7415

1978

Photographs – views from the roof of Miami Citizens Bank building on the north east corner of Ash and Main Streets (5)

7417

1975

Photographs - women - unidentified

2067

various

Photographs - World War II era. [1] Colorized wedding photo, groom is an Army Air Corps 2nd Lieutenant, photo taken by a Florida studio.  [2] Brother and Sister (Robert and Betty), brother in military uniform. [3] male portrait c, 1950.  [4] Female portrait c. 1950

3150

c. 1940s

Photographs (10) - Miscellaneous photos outside of Piqua: [1] International Order of Odd Fellows Lodge, Casstown, Ohio [2] Newton Township Building, Pleasant Hill, Ohio, 1983, [3] House in Houston, Ohio, [4] Keyes Fiber Company, [5 & 6] St Remy Catholic Church, Russia, Ohio, [7] Peltier's Garage, Russia, Ohio, [8] Kiser Mansion, St. Paris, Ohio, 1983, [9] Stouder Memorial hospital, Troy, Ohio, [10] Miami County Courthouse, Troy, Ohio.

3814

n/d

Photographs (12) - Piqua Businesses: [1] Medalist Allen A Co., N. Downing St. [2] Piqua Edison Electric Illuminating Co, the original electric power plant. [3] Perfecto, Inc., 1729 W. High St. [4] Winans' Carriage House Candies, 308 W. Water St. [5] J. W. Sachs Restaurant & Saloon, 111 W. High St. [6] Sank's Hotel, 212 N. Wayne St, c.1905, [7] Atlas Underwear Co, N. E. corner Downing & Rundle Sts. [8] 400 Block N. Main ST, west side, 1983, [9] Roosevelt Manor Apartments, 500 S. Roosevelt Ave. [10] Able Pest Control, 439 E. Ash St, 1983, [11] Mark's Muffler Center, 119 S. College, 1983, [12] Sunset Square Apartments, 1851 W. Grant St, 1983.

3798

c.1905, 1983, n/d

Photographs (16) - Piqua Corn Festival Parade, 12 Oct 1949, Step Lange, Photographer

3816

1949

Photographs (16) - Piqua houses: [1] Cathcart home, 418 E. Greene St., [2] 300 block E. North, [3] 511 Caldwell, 1983, [4] Willow Cottage, Rossville, [5] 502 Caldwell, [6 & 7] 603 N. Wayne, [8] 400 Caldwell, [9] 517 Harrison St., [10] 1140 Covington Ave., 1983, [11] Carriage House at the rear of the William P. Orr home, 228 W. Greene St., [12] 106 E. Greene St., [13] 325 Park Ave., [14] 300 block W. Ash St., north side, [15] 324 W. Ash St., [16] 626 Caldwell.

3812

n/d

Photographs (19) - photos of groups of two or more people. Neither the groups nor the individuals in the groups are identified.

3892

n/d

Photographs (2) - Christmas: [1] Painting Christmas decorations on the windows of an empty store, 1983, [2] Mr. & Mrs. Robert Dawson and John Purdy as Santa Claus, 17 Dec. 1946.  Mr. Dawson was a former Superintendent at Orr Felt & Blanket Co., Step Lange Photographer.

3841

various

Photographs (2) - Ice skating on the Miami River near the Rossville Bridge.

3849

c.1912

Photographs (2) - Piqua historic homes: [1] Miller house, formerly John O'Ferrall Jr., home, 520 N. Main St, c.1910, demolished in 1929 [2] W. G. Snider house.

3813

n/d

Photographs (2) - Siamese twins joined at the hip

3880

n/d

Photographs (2): [1] Trash & disrepair around a monument, undetermined location, [2] Building design for Industry Park Drive.

3809

n/d

Photographs (26) - unidentified Piqua houses

3800

n/d

Photographs (3) - Piqua Churches: [1] St. Boniface, 1980, [2] Church of Christ, 624 Broadway, 1980, [3] St. Paul's German Lutheran Church, 500 N. Downing St., c.1900.

3811

1980, c.1900

Photographs (3) - Piqua Daily Call: Bonded Gas Station, northeast corner of Water & Downing Sts., [2] Downtown sidewalk sale, [3] Favorite Hill School flag raising.

3843

1983

Photographs (3) - Two photos of 128 West High St. and one photo of 124, 126, 128 and 130 West High St., c. 1915.  These photos show the Dayton, Covington & Piqua Traction Company offices, American Express Company, National Express Company, Middleswart Studio, Western Union Telegraph Company and Piqua Tea Company.

5362

c. 1915

Photographs (3) Piqua businesses: [1] S. Zollinger Co. Wholesale Grocers, c.1905, [2] L.C. & W.L. Cron Furniture Co., [3] F. Gray Co. Woolen Goods and Paper Mak., 1894.  By 1900 the company had been sold and became the Orr Felt & Blanket Co.

3831

c.1910

Photographs (4) - Fires, location not identified

3802

n/d

Photographs (4) - Miscellaneous photos outside of Piqua: [1] Monterey, 23 Jan 1909, [2] Grocery & Feed Store, location not determined (2 copies), [3] Church, name & location not identified, [4] "The Settlement", Country Store & Antiques, S.R. 202, Route 3 Box 135, south of Troy, Ohio.

3815

1909

Photographs (4) - School buildings: [1] Upper Valley Joint Vocational School, [2] St. Mary's School, [3] North Street School, [4] Upper Valley JVS Administration Building

3796

n/d

Photographs (5): [1] Future site of the Piqua High School, aerial photo showing Edison State and Upper Valley JVS, c.1977, [2] Farmer's Insurance Group Office, location not known, n/d, [3] Garbry Hall, UVJVS Dedication, n/d, [4] Orr Flesh Building, N.W. corner Main & Ash Sts, 1983, [5] Paul Loeffler Grocery, Plaza Hotel, High St., c.1902.

3810

various

Photographs (7) - unidentified Piqua houses

3803

n/d

Photographs (7) - Vintage Piqua: [1] Mickler Dept Store fire, 22 Jan. 1930, temperature -15 degrees, 221-223 N. Main St. [2] Reymiller home, 211 S. Downing St. [3] Piqua China store, 213 N. main St, c.1940, [4] Elevated view of Piqua looking north, n/d, [5]  Elevated view of Shawnee and Piqua looking northwest, n/d, [6] Favorite Theater (Zig’s Theater), 311 N. Main St, c.1920, [7] House, undetermined location, c.1880. [8] Group of laborers c. 1900

3793

various

Photographs (7)- Piqua public buildings: [1] Market House behind Fire Station, Downing St., between Water & Sycamore Sts, [2] Tree, rear of St. Boniface Catholic Church, S. Downing St., (2 photos), [3] American Legion Veteran's Memorial Home, S.W. corner of Water & Downing Sts, (2 photos), [4] U.S. Post Office and the U.S. Flag, S.W. corner of High & Wayne Sts, [5] Flesh Public Library (2 photos), [6] First Miami County Court House, Village of Staunton, Staunton Township [7] Interior of Miami County Court House.

3795

n/d

Photographs (8) - photos of unidentified individuals.

3893

n/d

Photographs (8) - Piqua Businesses: [1] Pennsylvania Railroad Depot, [2] Paperbacks - Wood & Wayne Books Co., N. W. corner of  Wood & Wayne Sts., [3] French's Sawmill, 1832, East end of Water St., [4] Dalzell's Clearing, 1831, [5] Hock's Dept Store, 1243 E. Ash St, [6] Jones' Chiropractic Office, 210 N. Downing St., [7] Piqua Paint Co., 204-206 N. Wayne St, George Erhardt, President, [8] Piqua East Mall, 1980.

3797

various

Photographs (8)- Piqua public buildings: [1] Old Piqua Water Works, Washington Ave at North St. [2] Masonic Temple, 217 W. High St. [3-5] Piqua Power Plant photos, S. Main St. [6] Fire Dept. #3, corner Park & Virginia Sts. [7] Ohio Bureau of Employment Services, Piqua East Mall, E. US Rt. 36. [8] National Guard Armory, 623 E. Ash St.

3794

n/d

Photographs (9) - Piqua streets: [1] N. Main St. at Riverside looking south from the bridge, c.1950, [2] 400 block Caldwell, west side, c.1980, [3] Caldwell looking south from Boone St, [4] S.W. corner of Ash & Spring Sts, 1983, [5] 400 block of W. Ash St, north side, c.1980, [6] Northeast corner of the public square looking north on N. Main St, c.1895, [7] Market Square taken from the City Hall looking west on High St, 1910, [8] Market Square from City Hall looking west, 1895, [9] same as #8, [10] same as #8.

3807

various

Photographs donated by Betsy Williamson that are at least partially identified:  [1] 1” x 1 ¼” b/w portrait matted to 2 ½” x 3” of Alva Ward.  [2] 4” X 6” b/w photo of Linda Kay Cool age 4 years.  [3] 4 ½” x 3 ¼” b/w photo of Mrs. Effie Hose, R.R. #2 Covington. [4] 3” x 4 ½” b/w photo of a man holding an old style percussion cap double barrel shotgun – the man’s name is Andy, no last name given.  [5] 3 ½” x 5” b/w photograph of two small boys, Ronnie & Randy, last name not given.

7016

n.d.

Photographs donated by Betsy Williamson that are NOT identified – three 5 ½” x 3 ½” b/w photos of groups of 9 to 10 ladies taken outside of a factory building – the factory is possibly the Piqua Hosiery Company

7023

c. 1910

Photographs donated by Betsy Williamson that are NOT identified – 1 photo of a man and woman; 2 photos of children; 1 photo of a lady; 2 photos of men – all photos appear to be c. 1920’s

7024

c. 1920’s

Photographs from the internet: [1] Dr. McManes’ Private Hospital, 318 Franklin St., Piqua, Ohio – c. 1914  [2] Rev. Biederwolf along with a map showing the location of The Tabernacle on the southwest corner of Boone and Virginia Streets – 1911

5799

1911 & c. 1914

Photographs of baby shower taken by Margaret Carr, an assembler at Robbins & Myers - shower held inside the factory - photographs were taken to Gallaher Drug Store for processing on 10 Nov. 1947

2385

1947

Photographs of downtown including Glencoe Hotel, Fort Piqua Hotel and the rear of the east side of the 400 block of N. Main next to J.C. Penney building – October 1978  (16)

5996

1978

Photographs of Dr. John Quirk in his High St. Office (now alley between Downing and Caldwell). (Original donation letter included)

7274

c. 1940

Photographs of Edison State Community College Library in February 1977  (3)

5992

1977

Photographs of floats in the 1938 sesquicentennial parade for the sesquicentennial of the old Northwest Territory. 9 photographs.

8261

1938

Photographs of Hedges and Higgins business, 325 N Main St

7278

1920

Photographs of houses in East Piqua: 516 New St.; 505 New St.; southwest corner of New and Greene Streets; East Piqua ? (4)

7418

1975

Photographs of individuals - not identified: [1] young man and two young women on a picnic - photo dated 30 May 1917  [2] two women - one older and one younger, probably mother and daughter  [3] Woman in a canoe - cut from a post card  [4] Young woman (same as #3) formal portrait on a post card  [5] Woman milking a cow  [6 & 7) two post cards of three people swimming in a river or pond  [8 & 9] Man with a horse  [10] Young boy (approx 12 years old) in a high collar jacket similar to those worn in a military school.

5176

c. 1917

Photographs of Piqua Caldwell Historic District houses and buildings – positive prints copied from negatives, negatives are included in the file. (20)

7419

c. 1980

Photographs of Piqua snowstorm, November 25, 1950

7322

1950

Photographs of the 1992 Great Outdoor Underwear Festival (2)

7783

1992

Photographs of the blizzard of 1950 – [1] Snow picture – 8x10 black and white photo of a street scene in the Caldwell Historic District.  [2] Snow picture – 8x10 sepia print photo of North Main Street looking north from the Public Square.  Photos taken by Dave Vollette’s sister.

5369

1950

Photographs of the demolition of the Atlas Underwear Company buildings between North Wayne and North Downing Streets at Riverside Drive – 1994 (4)

7782

1994

Photographs of the desk donated to the Library by Mrs. Wilma Saunders.  The desk originally belonged to George Decker of the Val Decker Packing Company.  The desk later came into the possession of Dr. Edmund L. Saunders M.D. and was used in his medical practice and later at his home.  The desk is manufactured by Stow-Davis and is walnut – the photographs are dated November 17, 2013

6772

2013

Photographs of the flood on August 7, 1995 when the Piqua area received 12.7 inches of rain (15 color 5” x 3 ½” snapshots)

7781

1995

Photographs of the October 1976 demolition of the building on the northwest corner of High and Spring Streets.  Building was formerly part of Piqua Hosiery the during WWII is was occupied by Robbins & Myers Inc. (13)

5993

1976

Photographs of the tunnel running under the railroad north of the East Main Street Bridge and east of the river at the site of the old brewery. (10)

5994

1977

Photographs of train derailment in front of McKinley Produce on Roosevelt (copy of donation letter included – original in SC 7274)

7273

1945

Photographs of U.S. Navy Steamers:  Fuchsia and Resolute.  The officers of each ship are listed below the photograph of the ship.  (2 photos)

6157

n.d.

Photographs on heavy card stock photo paper.  Photos are c. 1880-1900.  The photos were found inside the walls at Johnston farm during renovation  The photos are portraits but there is no further information about the identities of the individuals.

4886

c. 1880

Photographs taken by professional photographers.  The individuals in the photographs are not identified.  The photos appear to date between the 1890s and the 1920s.  [1] Hunter, Piqua - family (husband, wife, child) portrait, [2] Hunter, Piqua - family portrait (husband, wife, child) [3] Lloyd, Piqua - small child with a stuffed dog pull toy [4] Beecher's Studio, Piqua - mother and child [5] Oliver, Versailles - man with a beard [6] Smith, Dayton - young adult man [7] Smith Studio, Dayton - young adult lady [8] Kinnison, Ligonier, Indiana - four ladies [9] Nichols, Logansport, Indiana - young adult lady [10] Gars Studio, Trenton, New Jersey - young adult lady.

3584

c. 1890s - c. 1920s

Photographs unidentified subjects

1989

n.d.

Photographs unidentified subjects 1920's & 1950's

2008

c.1920's c.1950's

Photographs with individuals only partially identified or not identified and locations only partially identified or not identified: 

[1] 5 – 3 ½” x 3 ½” b/w photos from the area around Wyoming, Minnesota and North Wood County Park, Wisconsin -  dated 1962-1965.

[2] Photo 4 ½” x 2 ¾” b/w of a cumquat tree in Pasadena, Calif.

[3] Photos - 4 ½” x 2 ¾” b/w of William & Cel Radman in one photo and Cel Radman with her parents (?) in the other – c. 1920.

[4] Photos - 4 ½” x 2 ¾” b/w of [a] Mary Radman R____ and Duloris A. W___ (child); [b] two couples not identified; [c] Mary & John R___ – c. 1923

[5] Photos - 4 ½” x 2 ¾” b/w of lady with a toddler and second photo of same lady in bathing suit in her back yard – c. 1931

Total of 12 photos.

8122

1920s, 1930s, 1960s

Photographs:  [1] 3 ½” x 5 ¼” cabinet photo of an older bearded man sitting in a rocking chair in front of a door – c. 1900 – no identification as to name or name of photographer.  [2] Portrait of a U.S. Navy enlisted man in his blue uniform – photo taken at Lawrence Studio, Lawrence, KS – the portrait is in a folder for display – sailor is not identified – c. World War II/Korean War era – There two photos came in with materials from Sarah Ellen Wampler and are probably connected to Pleasant Hill, Ohio

7820

c. 1900, c. 1950

Photographs: [1] Little girl driving a goat cart – on the cart is written, “Piqua” and “1927” – little girl is not identified.  [2] Snapshot of a Circus Parade – dated on the back is “1956”.  Photo looking a parade on 400 block N. Main St.   [3] Four Piqua Catholic High School girls seated around a table discussing the book, The Woman Shall Conquer about the veneration of the Blessed Virgin Mary, c. 1947.  One of the girls may be Marilyn Dembski.  [4] A Math class at Piqua Catholic High School, c. 1947.

8226

Various dates

Photographs(2): [1] Brodfind, Richard, Mrs. Eliza Brodbeck, Mrs. Rachel Davis, [2] Eliza Brodbeck, 88 years old and Rachel Davis, 82 year old.

3823

1894

Photographs, not identified: [1] Alpha – Pi Fraternity, April 2, 1923 – a collage of 28 individual photographs of college males printed on a 4 ½ x 9 ¼ sheet – the college or university is not listed.  [2] Wedding photograph by Lloyd Studio, bride and groom c. 1920’s.  [3] Studio photograph of two pre-school girls approximately a year apart in age – no further information – c. 1920’s. [4] an approximately 2 year old girl, copy of a portrait c. 1920’s

6680

c. 1920’s

Photographs, Piqua:  [1] 101-115 East High St., southeast corner of the Public Square – c. 1985;  [2] Northwest corner of the Public Square – c. 1985

6330

c. 1985

Photographs, Piqua:  [1] 110-116 West Ash St.;  [2] 115 West Ash St.; [3-4] 116-120 West Ash St. (2);  [5-6] 128 West Ash St. (2);  [7] 205-209 West Ash St.;  [8] 218-222 West Ash St. – c. 1990

6333

c. 1990

Photographs, Piqua:  [1] 128 East Water St. – c. 1985; [2-3] Charlyne Apartments, 118 West Water St.; [4] 120-126 West Water St.; [5] 121 West Water St.; [6] Speedway Gasoline Station, northeast corner of Water and Wayne Streets; [7-8] Water Street side of 202 North Wayne St. – c. 1990

6337

c. 1985, c. 1990

Photographs, Piqua:  [1] 200-204 West Ash St.;  [2] 204 West Ash St.; [3] 219 West Ash St. – c. 1985

6332

c. 1985

Photographs, Piqua:  [1] 201 Spring St. – c. 1990;  [2] 210-218 Spring St.  – c. 1985

6331

c. 1985, c. 1990

Photographs, Piqua:  [1] 202-204 North Wayne St.; [2] Rear 300 block North Wayne St., west side; [3] 312-314 North Wayne St.; [4] 317 North Wayne St.; [5-6] 319 North Wayne St. (2); [7] 324-326 North Wayne St.; [8] Ash St. side of 326 North Wayne St. – c. 1990

6335

c. 1990

Photographs, Piqua:  [1] 400-404 North Wayne St.; [2] 417 North Wayne St.; [3] 424-430 North Wayne St. – C. 1985

6334

c. 1985

Photographs, Piqua:  [1-2} Heidle’s hardware / Mark Knupp Muffler & Tire Service, 124 North Main St. – c. 1990; [3] 527-531 North Main St. – c. 1985 (3)

6336

c. 1985, c. 1990

Photographs:  [1] The Sherer-Bell Co. – Chevrolet Dealer – c. 1930;  [2] Fire in the 200 block of N. Main Street east side in the area of the former Conover’s Opera House c. 1920;  [3] Elk’s Club fire, 1948.

7219

c. 1920, c. 1930, 1948

Photographs:  3 contact strips of five photos taken as part of an architectural study in the 1980's.  Photos 1, 2, & 4 in each strip are of the S. Zollinger company, wholesale grocer, 101 S. Wayne St.  Number 3 in each strip is of the Second electric power plant located behind Zollinger's.  It was razed shortly after the photo was taken.  Photo number 5 is of the Boal Block building, 120-132 N. Wayne St. which housed city offices at the time this photo was taken.

4408

c. 1980

Photographs:  Piqua Buildings (10): [1] Schneider's Brewery, c.1870. [2] Schnell Brewery, c.1900. [3] Dining Lodge, Camp Wakonda, Piqua YMCA Camp, 1936. [4] Mills Brothers Birthplace, corner Spring & Greene Sts, n/d. [5] Landman's Mill, 1977 [6] May Bldg & Hotel, North East corner Water & Main Sts. [7] Farrington House, 623 N. Wayne St., n/d. [8] Schine's Miami Theater, formerly May's Opera House, n/d. [9] Fristoe Grain Co., grain elevator, south side of E. Ash St. between Spring & Harrison Sts., n/d. [10] Rapp's Women's Store, currently Joe Thoma Jewelers, c.1940, Northwest corner of Public Square & Main St.

3754

various

Photographs:  Troy Daily News

33

1985

Photographs:  two class photographs of upper elementary or junior high classes in 1910.  These photos were found in a collection of materials from the Flesh family.  The schools are probably in Piqua but the specific school is not determined.

5719

1910

Photographs: (1) World War I soldier at his barracks, good photo of uniform without the jacket (2) Fletcher Odd Fellows building

2853

n.d.

Photographs: [A] Demolition of the southwest corner of the Public Square, c. 1970 (4 photos), [B] Japanese midget 2 man submarine on disp0lay at the Post Office to sell War Bonds, c. 1944 (2 photos), [C] Piqua Sesquicentennial in 1946(?) - parade (2 photos), [D] Fire damage photos - 3 story building in Piqua in winter (3 photos), [E] High Water on the Miami River after the levees were built (3 photos).

2934

n.d.

Photographs: a & b - stone marker at Rt. 66 roadside park - 1950's; c - United Spanish War Veterans' Memorial, Forrest Hill Cemetery - 1940's; d & e - Old Statler Road Bridge - 1940's; f - I - carriage ride through Piqua - 1985

2336

1940's; 1950's; 1985

Photographs: Funeral (4) Developed from MS-16

77

C. 1945

Photographs: Post card photographs of: [1] a child [2] a wedding couple [3] a baseball team with the letter "J" on their shirts [4] a football team with the letters "C" and "A" on their jerseys and a sign that reads "JAC 1916".  The photos are not otherwise identified.  No information on the photographer or card printer.

3078

c. 1916

Photographs: train wreck (troop train), soldiers returning home from war in Europe - photos taken by "Step" Lange.  (a) photo looking east along Sycamore St. and the railroad embankment.  Wrecked rail passenger cars in the foreground.  In the background is the Pennsylvania RR freight station and passenger station and Central Grain and Malting Co.; (b) photo showing the wreck looking east toward Downing St. - crowd of spectators and soldier is visible; (c) photo showing the wreck looking west from the Penn RR freight yard and platform

3499

c. 1944

PHS - Ground breaking ceremony for the new high school

2035

1978

PHS 50 year class reunion photo by Sam Heitzman Class of 1926

1768

1976

PHS 50 year class reunion roster Class of 1934

1773

1984

PHS Alumni Association - 104th Anniversary Program - 10 June 1967

2027

1967

PHS Baseball Photo

1247

1930

PHS Baseball Team Photo

1824

c.1905

PHS Baseball Team Photo

1825

c.1910

PHS Baseball Team Photo

1826

c.1905

PHS Baseball Team photograph

2379

1905

PHS Basketball team photo

1248

1930

PHS Basketball Team Photo

1828

1909

PHS Class of 1934 60th Reunion Program

2012

1994

PHS Class of 1937 Reunion Photographs

1969

1992

PHS Dedication Program

1376

Feb. 1981

PHS Football Party Program

1252

1939

PHS Football photograph w/names of players on separate sheet

1246

1906

PHS Football picture

1249

1930

PHS Football Program – Piqua H.S. vs. Ross H.S.

1250

1939

PHS Football Team Photo

1820

1906

PHS Football Team Photo

1821

1905

PHS Football Team Photograph

2381

1903

PHS Levy news releases (4)

1371

1970

PHS sheet music: Alma Mater & Pep Song – Phil Gates, composer

1354

n.d.

PHS Track & Field Team Photo

1827

1909

PHS Track Team photograph

2380

1905

PIC- Piqua Improvement Corp. promotional folder

1738

n.d.

Pickawillany

469

n.d.

Pickawillany Memorial Stone Tablet – photograph of memorial erected by the Piqua Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution – 1937

6691

1937

Pickawillany: last battle of French and Indian War-1763 (monument dedication)

4846

2003

Picture post cards donated by Betsy Williamson that are at least partially identified:  [1] Formal picture of a man in shirt, tie and three piece suit, c. early 1900’s.  On the back is a street address in Chicago.  [2] Picture of a small boy – on the back is written “From Robert to his Grand Ma.”  The card is addressed to Mrs. Slidie Soyster.  [3] Photograph of a man – on the back stamped “Alvie Soyster”.  [4] Photograph of a lady addressed to Mr. Alvie Soyster (2 copies)  [5] Photo of a man and a lady addressed to Mr. Alvie Soyster  [6] Photo of a man, an infant and a toddler – message on the back signed by Florence Liston (?) and addressed to Miss. Effie Soyster.  [7] Photo of 4 men signed by Jesse Liston and addressed to Miss Effie Soyster  [8] Photo of 3 ladies looking over a hedge – addressed to Miss Effie Soyster  [9] Photo of Linda and Effie Soyster standing in a field (2 copies) [10] Photo of a family – father, mother, boy – “Effie Soyster” written on the back. (2 copies)

7017

Various years 1900 to 1920

Picture post cards donated by Betsy Williamson that are NOT identified – 3 photographs of families.

7018

c. 1910

Picture post cards donated by Betsy Williamson that are NOT identified – 5 post cards of men

7019

c. 1910

Picture post cards donated by Betsy Williamson that are NOT identified – 4 post cards of ladies

7020

c. 1910

Picture post cards donated by Betsy Williamson that are NOT identified – 3 post cards of infants and children

7021

c. 1910

Picture yourself in Miami County, Ohio – a publication of the Miami County Visitors and Convention Bureau

5819

n.d.

Picture Yourself in Miami County, Ohio – booklet produced by the Miami County Visitors and Convention Bureau.  C. 1995

6272

c. 1995

Pilgrim's Guidebook for Maria Stein

3331

1917`

Pioneer Bending Co. – Notice of Draft

1067

c.1900

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative – newsletter and booklet with helpful hints and tips – 1964

6817

1964

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative Newsletter

180

Nov. 1937 Dec. 1944

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc. Information Bulletin

2695

n.d.

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc., and the City of Piqua, Ohio - agreement in reference to the construction of electric generating equipment

2694

n.d.

Pioneer Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc., Pioneer Lights the Way, a history of Pioneer

2660

1953

Pioneer Rural Electric Employees – Photo

668

1940’s

Piper, Raymond- German Letter to

220

1908

Piqua – “Postcards of Piqua, 18 Month Calendar October 2008 – March 2010.  Produced for sale by Mainstreet Piqua, Inc.

6570

2008

Piqua - "The Bicentennial Year Piqua, Ohio:  Official Schedule of Local Activities" produced by the Piqua Bicentennial Committee.

3534

1976

Piqua - 1986 Proposed Budget, City of Piqua, Ohio

3136

1986

Piqua – Aerial Views, photos, color (6)

846

c.1980

Piqua – Annual Report of the City Manager of the City of Piqua, Ohio for the year 1934 (copy)

8263

1934

Piqua - Census of Housing: 1950, Bureau of the Census

2892

1953

Piqua – City Charter of the City of Piqua (3)

1259

n.d.

Piqua - City of Piqua Employee Benefit Plan - effective 2/1/1991 - a booklet outlining the employee benefits - claims are administered by BenePlan Strategies, Dayton, Ohio

5061

1991

Piqua – Cloth Badge

1269

n.d.

Piqua - Clubs and Organizations in the Piqua Area.  Produced by the Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce, January 1973

3038

1973

Piqua - Diagram of the fire alarm and traffic signal control system in the downtown area. - Blue Print

3482

c. 1925

Piqua - Downtown Piqua, Ohio - Shopper's Guide, Downtown Map, Schedule of Events - brochure published by the Downtown Piqua Association - 2 copies

4242

c. 1980

Piqua - Greater Piqua, Ohio, Where Factories Thrive - booklet printed in 1910 by Magee Bros. Printing - reprinted by Eagle Printing & Graphics, LLC. - c. 2006

4290

1910 & 2006

Piqua  High School – Thank You note sent to all persons who contributed to the “Field of Dreams” stadium turf project at Alexander Stadium-Purk Field.

5469

2010

Piqua – High Street – Sunset to Steele Ave. reconstruction drawings – Engineering Department City of Piqua, 1981 (2 sheets)

5651

1981

Piqua - Index Map, The City of Piqua, courtesy of Piqua National Bank and Trust Company

5112

n.d.

Piqua - Ohio Historical Society - a brochure with map directing patrons to the Piqua Historical Area and Lockington Locks.  2 copies

4241

c. 1990

Piqua – photos

667

c.1910

Piqua – Planning Study of Industrial Parking Lot – two sheets: [1] proposed parking lot in the area of lower Mote Park with access from College Street and from Garnsey Street.  [2] Proposed parking lots on the west side of College Street between South and Young Streets and in an area bordered by Grant, Orr, Young and College Streets.  The drawings were done by Albert Schroeder, City Engineer and dated March 1944.  The purpose of these proposals was to provide more parking for Lear Avia in an attempt to keep Lear Avia in Piqua.

5650

1944

Piqua - Plat of the Clark Ave. Extension

3483

n.d.

Piqua - Pole Yard - area south of W. Water St. and west of College St. and north of the railroad - Plat map, memo to Mr. Felger from A.E. Halterman dated 23 October 1951, and a freehand drawing of lots 1339-1347.

3484

1951

Piqua - Police Crime Tip -"Night Eyes" card urging citizens to call "911" with crime tip information.

5084

1997

Piqua - Proposed Budget, City of Piqua, Ohio for 1991

2993

1991

Piqua - Traffic Laws of the City of Piqua - booklet published by the Miami County Auto Club

3746

1927

Piqua - Visit Historic Piqua, Ohio - brochure

4275

c. 1972

Piqua - Zoning Map of Piqua, Ohio - Ordinance No. C-49, passed 18 August 1930.

3481

1930

Piqua [1] Charter and the Codified Ordinances of the City of Piqua, Ohio, 1952 including: Contents, Comparative Section Table, Tables of Special Ordinances, Quick-References Index.  [2] Codified Ordinances of the City of Piqua, Ohio, 1952, Part One: Administrative Code.

8265

1952

Piqua (Southeast): 1850-1920 - An Initial Architectural Survey Prepared by Carol Baugh, Wright State University

3934

1993

Piqua 10 Studio – sign on the door of the studio room for Piqua Access TV when it broadcast on cable channel 10 – c. 1970

7008

c. 1970

Piqua 1913 Flood Booklet - Piqua, Ohio and the Great Miami River Flood 1913: A Flood Tour.  Booklet produced by Flesh Public Library and Museum in association with Mainstreet Piqua Inc. (2 copies)

4399

2006

Piqua 1913 Flood Photographs – 17 total

291

1913

Piqua 1913 Flood Pictures

252

1913

Piqua 1913 Flood Postcard folders

4331

1913

Piqua 1913 Flood, Great Miami River:  photos & postcards. The photos are glued on sheets to fit in a 3-ring binder - 12 sheets

3752

1913

Piqua 1913 Great Miami River Flood photos (2): [1] 115 E. Main St. [2] Rear of Piqua Milling Co. elevator showing west end of E. Main St. Bridge.

3791

1913

Piqua 523 BPO Elks Anniversary Program

1384

1942

Piqua AAUW- ‘Piqua Post-A-Lettes’

261

n.d.

Piqua Advertisements - A.M. Leonard, 1984; Miami Printery, 1982; Piqua Chamber of Commerce list of manufacturers, n.d.

2431

1984, 1982, n.d.

Piqua Advertisers – Account Book

302

1903

Piqua Advertising- (Schine’s, etc.), Address Book

259

1931

Piqua Advertising Cards

91

c.1890’s-c.1990’s

Piqua Advertising Material

191

1836-1902

Piqua Aerial Photograph – 1926 – Presented by the Rike-Kumler Co., Dayton, OH during its 73rd Anniversary celebration.

6100

1926

Piqua aerial photograph – north Piqua and area to the north of Piqua.  Scale: 1” = 660 ft.

5641

c. 1960s

Piqua Aerial Photographic slides

1982

c.1990's

Piqua aerial photographs - [1] South of Pennsylvania RR looking west (c.1930 [2 & 3] two copies of photo taken Sept. 1949 from 15,000 ft. [4] Photo taken with Riverside Dr. at the bottom looking Southwest (c.1975) [5] Photo taken with Edison State College near the bottom and looking Northeast.  The site of the new Piqua High School is marked on the photo with heavy black lines. [6] Photo of downtown Piqua looking Southwest - photo (c.1946) taken by Step Lange.

3744

various

Piqua Aerial Photographs - Deckers, Piqua Bend, B & O and Pennsylvania RR's - Aerial Photos (6) - Roger E. Miller Photographic Services - Piqua

2354

1953

Piqua Aerial shots of:

841

c.1980

Piqua Aid Society of the Deaf (The) – photo

818

1937

Piqua and Miami County, Ohio population and latitude/longitude

4871

c. 1990

Piqua and Miami County Map, 1968

7634

1968

Piqua and Vicinity Telephone Directory, July 1955 – The Ohio Bell Telephone Company

7515

1955

Piqua Annual Report - 1995 - built around a 1996 calendar.

5142

1995

Piqua Architectural Survey - Southeast Piqua (1850-1920): An Initial Architectural Survey by Carol Baugh

3429

1993

Piqua Area – Various photos

1289

c.1950

Piqua Area Chamber 64th Annual Meeting and 43rd Installation of the Order of George.  Program of event held 21 January 2010 at the Piqua Country Club.

5172

2010

***  See also “Piqua Chamber of Commerce”  ***

.

.

Piqua Area chamber of Commerce - [1] 60th Annual Meeting and 39th Installation of the Order of George - program - 26 January 2006.  [2] Piqua Community Guide & Chamber Member Directory, 2005-2006

3430

2006

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce – 2001 Annual Report.

6225

2001

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce – 2007-2008 Piqua Community Guide & Chamber Member Directory:  It’s Your Future . . . Make It Happen!

6445

2007

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce - 5 pamphlets - Piqua, Ohio Informational and Statistical Data

2625

c. 1985

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce – 68th Annual Meeting And 47th Installation of the Order of George, Thursday, January 23, 2014, 5:45 p.m., Piqua Country Club – program.  Fr. Angelo Caserta received the Order of George at this meeting.

6707

2014

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce – Chamber Happenings, February 2008 – Chamber of Commerce newsletter

6441

2008

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce – Chamber Happenings, May 2008 – Chamber of Commerce newsletter

6444

2008

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce – Chamber Happenings, September 2008 – Chamber of Commerce newsletter

6442

2008

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce – Chamber Happenings, September 2007 – Chamber of Commerce newsletter

6443

2007

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce – invitation to their first Joker’s Delight to be held April 1, 2016.  Dress is formal and tickets are $100 per person.

7431

2016

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce – Miscellaneous Materials:  [1] Workers’ Compensation Group Rating Program brochure and 1999 Group Rating Plan;  [2] Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors list and expiration dates of terms – 1996-1998;  [3] Welcome to Piqua pamphlet with a variety of useful information for new residents;  [4] Announcing . . . The New Piqua Community Image Book, a pamphlet soliciting advertising for the new book.

6446

1996-1999

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce - Newsletter, 5 issues, March - December 1992

3177

1992

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce banquet invitations:  [1] Community Appreciation Dinner for Piqua’s Firefighters and Police Officers, March 6, 1996; [2] Holiday Open House, December 14, 1995; [3] The 50th Annual Dinner Meeting and 29th Induction of The Order of George, January 25, 1996

7162

1995-1996

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce banquet programs: [1] Firefighters and Police Community Appreciation Dinner, March 6, 1996; [2] Second Annual Piqua Area Industrial Appreciation Banquet, November 9, 1995;  [3] Thirty-Second Annual Top 100 Scholastic Awards Banquet, Piqua, Ohio, April 16, 1996

7161

1995-1996

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce Buyers Guide

1428

1990

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce photograph and slide collection

1995

1989

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce Small Business Information

1452

n.d.

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce, “Chamber Happenings” – May 2016

7456

2016

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce, a letter to Wally White of Flesh Public Library concerning the identification and marking of historic structures in Piqua with plaques.  A list of the structures to be marked is included

2756

1989

Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce:  [1] General letter from Tom Cromes, soliciting support for the All-American Cities Project.  [2] Balance sheet and income statement, 31 August 1993,  [3] Manufacturer's Directory, 1992,  [4] Membership Directory and Buyer's Guide.

3178

1992-93

Piqua Area Maps, Sketches of area 1807 & 1853

1728

n.d.

Piqua Area Servicemen- master tape, WWII film- filmed by A.J. Kaiser, production notes Chris Heckman

1527

1988

Piqua Area State Memorial photographs (36) donated by Doug Stilwell

1401

c.1970

Piqua Area United Way 47th Annual Membership Meeting Program - 16 February, 2005

3501

16 Feb. 2005

Piqua Area United Way 48th Annual Membership Meeting Program - 15 February, 2006

3502

15-Feb-06

Piqua Arts and Humanities Council - Opera on Broadway, program and tickets, 25 April 1992

3185

1992

Piqua Arts and Humanities Council poster - presenting "Opera on Broadway" and featuring the Ensemble Company of Cincinnati Opera at Hartzell Center, Piqua High School.

4675

N.D.

Piqua Arts and Humanities Council Present Music in the Park - a poster advertising the Wight Patterson Ensemble (June 10th), Local Entertainment (July 8th), and The Dream Big Band (August 12th).  All concerts at 7:00 p.m., Hance Pavillion, Fountain Park, Piqua, Ohio.

4671

c. 2000

Piqua Arts Council

1668

May-03

Piqua Arts council - 1998 Art Show file

2414

1998

Piqua Arts Council - 1999 Art Show file

2413

1999

Piqua Arts Council – 2000 Art Show File

1918

2000

Piqua Arts Council - 2000 Art Show file #2

2412

2000

Piqua Arts Council - 2001 Art Show file

2411

2001

Piqua Arts Council – 2002 Art Show File

1919

2002

Piqua Arts Council – 2003 Art Show File

1920

2003

Piqua Arts Council - flier - "Lose Yourself in a Classical Afternoon, An afternoon o9f classical music and the visual arts" - 11 April 2010, 2:00 - Piqua Public Library

5273

2010

Piqua Arts Council Art Show at the Piqua Historical Museum – April 1994 – Jim Oda, Brenda Vetter, Craig Bundschuh, Peggy Bundschuh – 4 photos

7398

1994

Piqua Arts Council Art Show Programs 2000-2003

1846

2000-2003

Piqua Association of Stationary Engineers – printing sample

1087

c.1900

Piqua Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2016 & 2017 Induction program, January 26, 2018

7899

2018

Piqua Atomic Power Plant - 8 photos

4539

c. 1960's

Piqua Authors from ProPiqua Focus 1996 Issue 4-Jean Wilson, Helen Wellmeir, Donna Wilberding- photographs

1980

1996

Piqua Automobile Club Records (Copies)

148

1915-1977

Piqua Automobile Dealers - Auto Show photograph:  J.C. Gardner, Paul Sherry, Crumback & Rogers, Ted Hardenbrook, Charles Schlingman,

3725

n/d

Piqua Auxiliary Police - Signal Five Club - Constitution, Pictures & Handbooks

4543

1971

Piqua Auxiliary Police - Signal Five Club -minutes -1953

4549

1953

Piqua Band - Letter from the leaders of  the Miami County Whig Party to the Piqua (community) Band inviting and urging the band to play at the 8 August 1844 Miami County Whig Convention.  The letter is dated 18 July 1844 and is signed by W.P. Hilliard, _____ Elliott, and Caleb West.

3562

1844

Piqua Band, Minutes

65

1843-44

Piqua Bank Passbooks (5) from Wright, Evelyn H.

1400

c.1970

Piqua Baptist Church - "What We Believe, Baptist Doctrines and Distinctives" and Church Constitution 14 May 1986

2645

1986

Piqua Baptist Church - 1402 West High Street - Winter 2002-03 - 4 photos

4298

2003

Piqua Baptist Church – 8 color photographs of the church on the corner of Broadway and Greene Streets. c. 1970

6875

c. 1970

Piqua Baptist Church – color photographic booklets to be handed out to visitors and others – c. 2010 – 2 copies

6874

c. 2010

Piqua Baptist Church – demolition photographs (2)

1377

May-92

Piqua Baptist Church – documents collected for use in the 2011 bicentennial celebration of Baptists in Piqua and the centennial celebration of Piqua Baptist Church.

6877

c. 2010

Piqua Baptist Church – newspaper articles and a copy of a mortgage guarantee covering the construction and dedication of Piqua Baptist Church at 500 Broadway (northwest corner of Broadway and W. Greene St.).

5709

1912-1915

Piqua Baptist Church – newspaper articles covering the union of First Baptist Church and Calvary Baptist Church to form Piqua Baptist Church, April 1911.

5708

1911

Piqua Baptist Church – photographs of the church at 1410 W. High Street – 4 x 6 color – 3 copies

6940

c. 2010

Piqua Baptist Church – photographs of the church at 500 Broadway – 4 x 6 color – 3 copies

6939

c. 1970

Piqua Baptist Church - The Believers: Pass It On! - a 33 1/3 rpm stereo record of a teen choir at Piqua Baptist Church led by Twyla Haynes in the early 1970's.

5169

c. 1973

Piqua Baptist Church “Believer’s Choir”

1352

c.1975

Piqua Baptist Church bulletin – Sunday, June 6, 1948 – Rev. Dudley T. Pomeroy, Minister

7992

1948

Piqua Baptist Church Directory – 1976

7947

1976

Piqua Baptist Church Directory – 1989-1990

7948

1989

Piqua Baptist Church Directory – 1996

7949

1996

Piqua Baptist Church 100th Anniversary of the creation of Piqua Baptist from 1st Baptist Church and Calvary Baptist Church – celebrated on 17 April 2011:  [1] Bulletin from 17 April 2011;  [2] Narrator’s script for “Recreation: The Birth of Piqua Baptist” compiled and narrated by Gary Meek (2 copies); [3] “Vignettes of Piqua Baptist History” – 5 paragraphs to be used as bulletin inserts (2 copies).

5702

2011

Piqua Baptist Church -2007 Phone Directory

5091

2007

Piqua Baptist Church 2007 telephone directory

4450

2007

Piqua Baptist Church Choir Festival - 11 June 1976 - cassette tape of all the choirs that performed.

4420

1976

Piqua Baptist Church Choir in frame, c. 1940

3206

11/05/05

Piqua Baptist Church -Christmas Cantata -"Everlasting Light" -1997

5089

1997

Piqua Baptist Church Judson Class members, 6/67-3/76

3209

11/05/05

Piqua Baptist Church misc. materials

1204

n.d.

Piqua Baptist Church new church dedication materials

1205

1976

Piqua Baptist Church programs

1206

1934, 1935, 1946, 1966

Piqua Baptist Church Women's Missionary Society Officers and Programs

4151

1978-1979

Piqua Baptist Church, 1402 W. High St. – 10 color photographs – c. 2010

6876

c. 2010

Piqua Baptist Church:  [A] Bulletin 12 July 1942, [B] Bulletin 23 August 1942, [C] Special Children's Day Program [D] Ballot for Piqua Baptist Church, May 1943

2961

1942-1943

Piqua Baptist Church:  copy of a handwritten report of the April 26, 1911 meeting that created the Piqua Baptist Church out of the First Baptist Church and the Calvary Baptist Church.  This report was written to be read on May 16, 1915 and includes a history of Piqua Baptist from 1911 to 1915, a list of the officers, committees and members of committees and a list of the 347 members of Piqua Baptist Church on May 16, 1915.

5707

1915

Piqua Baptist Church:  working materials to be used in developing the programs for the 100th Anniversary of Piqua Baptist Church (celebrated in April 2011) and the 200th Anniversary of Baptists in Piqua (celebrated in August 2011)

5703

2011

Piqua Baptist Church:( Broadway & Greene) demolition -13 pictures

4834

1992

Piqua Baptist ladies' group, 1930's, 500 Broadway

3208

11/05/05

Piqua Baptist ladies' group, March/1928

3207

11/05/05

Piqua Basketball Games – photos (12)

754

c.1980

Piqua Bicentennial

477

1975

Piqua Bicentennial – Bicentennial Parade order of march and parade applications

5578

2007

Piqua Bicentennial 18 Month Calendar, October 2006 – March 2008.  A project of the Piqua Bicentennial Committee 1807-2007

6792

2006

Piqua Bicentennial 18 Month Calendar: October 2006 – March 2008

5751

2006

Piqua Bicentennial 1976 Photographs:  [1] Bicentennial Celebration, 18 September 1976 " Queens for a Day": Diane Treon, 16 - Bicentennial Queen and Holly Black, 8, Junior Queen. [2] Bicentennial Fort on Piqua Public Square - 1976.  Coca Cola building in the background was razed shortly after the photo was taken.

4398

1976

Piqua Bicentennial Association - stationery

3544

1976

Piqua Bicentennial Celebration photos - downtown

3748

1976

Piqua Bicentennial Schedule of local activities

621

1976

Piqua Bike Route

404

1970’s

Piqua Board of Education Agenda 24 September 1987

2711

1987

Piqua Board of Education B&W photograph

1563

n.d.

Piqua Board of Education Report - 1916

3333

1916

Piqua Board of Education resolution accepting the donation of the Rayner Collection for the Schmidlapp Library, 25 May 1916

2467

1916

Piqua Board of Education-ballot

1582

n.d.

Piqua Bodolear Lear Avia Bomber – photo

1233

1943

Piqua booklet, Heritage Preserved: Piqua-Caldwell National Register Historic District,

2762

1985

Piqua Bottling Works Invoice 4 July, 1917; Piqua Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Check - Lange Brothers 14 June 1958

2744

1917, 1958

Piqua Bottling Works, A. P. Klee, propr. / Toledo Brewing and Malting Co., J. J. Crowley, agt. - 115 S. Main St. - c. 1906 - Photograph

4889

c. 1906

Piqua Bridges, Streets, and Buildings in the mid-1940s - Charles Crosby Collection:(A) East Main Street Bridge, (B) Bridge Street Steel Bridge looking south from the Bennett Jr. High playground. (C) East Main Street Bridge, (D) Bing's Place, 538 S. Main St., (E) Evangelical United Brethren Church - s.e.cor. College and Ash Streets, (F) Evangelical United Brethren Church - s.e. cor. College and Ash Streets, (G) Flesh Public Library - 124 W. Greene St. (H) Bennett Junior High School - 625 S. Main St. (I) People's Corner Restaurant, Clifford A. McCoy - 134 S. Wayne (n.w. cor. Wayne and Wood Streets), (J) 100 Block of N. Main Street west side c. 1940,                                                                

2452

c. 1945

Piqua Bridges, Streets, and Buildings in the mid-1940s - Charles Crosby Collection:  continued  (K) 100 Block of N. Main Street taken from the railroad overpass c. 1945, (L) 200 Block of N. Main Street west side looking south at the intersection of N. Main and W. Water Streets and at the new Kroger self-serve supermarket c. 1945, (M) Favorite City Milk Producers, 328 Wood Street c. 1950,  (N) Building, identity and location are unknown                                                               

2452.1

c. 1945

Piqua Building Zone/Map

410

1972

Piqua Bulletin, The

156

1868

Piqua Bumble Bee Club – Stag Party at Sank’s Hotel – Photo

646

c.1900

Piqua Bus Station photographs (3) - located in the Hotel Ft. Piqua. Photos of the interior of the bus station,  the news stand and café - taken by Step Lange.

3747

1949

Piqua Business Invoices (misc.)

92

c.1900-c.1980’s

Piqua Business Men’s Association brochure – Greater Piqua, Ohio, 1910, Where Factories Thrive.  Photos by E. Huntzinger, Piqua, Ohio; Halftones by Stafford Engineering Co., Indianapolis, Ind.; Press of The Magee Bros. Co., Piqua, Ohio; compiled and published by R. Emmet Avery.

7770

1910

Piqua Businesses-various envelopes, receipts

240

n.d.

Piqua Camp Varsity – photo

762

1909

Piqua Cap Company – photos (10)

774

c.1920

Piqua Catholic High School - 50th class reunion program

3312

1993

Piqua Catholic High School – a copy of the commencement program for the class of 1942 held on June 3, 1942.  The copy was made to go along with other materials for the 50th class reunion 1992

7101

1942/1992

Piqua Catholic High School – booklet produced by the alumni of the class of 1942 for their 50th class reunion held in 1992..

7103

1992

Piqua Catholic High School – Girl-shy, A Comedy in Three Acts Presented by The Senior Class of “42” of Piqua Catholic High School, April 28 & 29, 1942.  The copy was made to go along with other materials for the 50th class reunion 1992

7102

1942/1992

Piqua Catholic High School Band Photo

858

1950’s

Piqua Catholic High School Commencement Program

1173

1943

Piqua Catholic High School graduation announcement 18 June 1956 - "Phyllis Ann Kaiser

3721

1956

Piqua Catholic High School-First Annual Alumni Banquet Invitation 11 June 1931

2022

1931

Piqua Catholic School – Community Celebration Day for Piqua Catholic School – program on the Square, 4 March 2011.

5667

2011

Piqua Catholic School 1992-93 Parent-Student Handbook

2799

1992

Piqua Catholic School Presents the First Annual Celebrity Roast, Honored Guest Reverend Angelo C. Caserta – 27 September 1997 – program.

6472

1997

Piqua Census Information

1638

1990

Piqua Central Fall Choir Concert Program - 4 November 1979 - Richard E. Couchois, Director.

3528

1979

Piqua Central High School - 300 Club membership card and shield (jacket patch) awarded to Debbie Applegett.  The 300 Club was an award for participation in girls intramural athletics in the years before girls became involved in interscholastic athletics.

4971

c. 1966

Piqua Central High School – Master Schedules for 1961-1962 and 1962-1963

7931

1961, 1962

Piqua Central High School 300 Club photograph – 1951-1952 – composed of girls who had earned 300 points for participation in sports.

6777

1952

Piqua Central High School “A Festival of Christmas Music” record

1350

1967-1968

Piqua Central High School c. 1930’s – 8x10 black and white

6536

c. 1930’s

Piqua Central High School Class of 1935 - materials related to the class and to the 50th class reunion in 1985: [1] 50th Anniversary Class of 1935 Program; [2] Martha Cornelius name tag; [3] two copies of the Class of 1935 class list; [4] Article about the 50th Reunion from The Piqua Daily Call - 21 September 1985; [5] A sheet listing events that occurred in the world on 6 June 1935 (date the class graduated); [6] A letter from Bob Scudder announcing the date, time, and place of the 50th Reunion; [7] Article listing the graduates of 1935 in The Piqua Daily Call, 3 June 1935; [8] Obituaries of the following class members: Ethel Tilton Haynes, Donald Hampshire, Lois Radley Melik, Frank Albright Jr., Jane Hydeman Bring, Virginia Critchfield Hare; [9] Post card announcing the date, time and place of the 55th Reunion in 1990.

5185

1985 & 1990

Piqua Central High School Class of 1936 - 50th Anniversary Program and a song for the Class of 1936 to be sung to the tune of "Thanks for the Memories"

4421

1986

Piqua Central High School Class of 1936, 50th Anniversary Reunion program – included with

 the program are newspaper clippings with photos of the 50th, 55th and 60th class reunions.

5681

1986, 1991, 1996

Piqua Central High School Class of 1942 class reunion planning materials including class lists, meeting minutes and notes, letters sent to class members and other materials

7152

various

Piqua Central High School Class of 1942 Reunion photographs and newspaper articles with pictures including photos of the 25th reunion, 30th reunion, 40th reunion (2), 45th reunion (including snapshots and news articles – at this reunion the Class of 1942 hosted the Piqua Central Classes of 1941 and 1943 and the Piqua Catholic High School Class of 1942), 50th reunion, 55th reunion and 60th reunion.

7151

various

Piqua Central High School Class of 1945 – a booklet of names and addresses of class members – probably prepared for the 45th or 50th class reunions.  The booklet also includes a list of deceased class members.

7107

c. 1990

Piqua Central High School Class of 1945 reunion materials: [1] 10” x 8 “ b/w photo of the 25th Class Reunion; [2] 7” x 5” color photo of the 45th Class Reunion; [3] Proclamation signed by Piqua Mayor William Cruse designating August 18, 1990 as Piqua Central High School Class of 1945 Day; [4] Piqua Daily Call article dated September 21, 1990 about the Class of 1945 reunion.

7704

1970, 1990

Piqua Central High School Class of 1946 – 45th Class Reunion booklet – 1991

7909

1991

Piqua Central High School Class of 1946 reunion materials: [1] Program for The Eighty Third Annual Commencement, Piqua High School, May 29, 1946; [2] 10” x 8” black/white photograph of the 25th reunion of the class of 1946; [3] 11” x 8” color photograph of the 45th reunion; [4] Reunion booklet for the 45th reunion of the class of 1946; [5] 10” x 8” color photograph of the 50th reunion; [6] Reunion booklet for the 50th reunion of the class of 1946; [7] 10” x 8” color photograph of the 55th reunion of the class of 1946.

7705

1946, 1971, 1991, 1996

Piqua Central High School Class of 1958 – 32nd Class Reunion – July 28, 1990 – Program

6761

1990

Piqua Central High School Class of 1958 – 32nd Class Reunion group photograph – July 28, 1990

6768

1990

Piqua Central High School Class of 1958 – 35th  Class Reunion – July 17, 1993 – Program (2)

6762

1993

Piqua Central High School Class of 1958 – 35th Class Reunion group photograph – July 17, 1993

6769

1993

Piqua Central High School Class of 1958 – 40th Class Reunion – August 1, 1998 – Program (2)

6763

1998

Piqua Central High School Class of 1958 – 40th Class Reunion group photograph – August 1, 1998

6770

1998

Piqua Central High School Class of 1958 – 45th  Class Reunion – September 13, 2003 – Program

6764

2003

Piqua Central High School Class of 1958 – 50th  Class Reunion – September 27, 2008 – Program

6765

2008

Piqua Central High School Class of 1958 – 55th  Class Reunion – September 14, 2013 – Program

6766

2013

Piqua Central High School Class of 1958 – Class Reunion miscellaneous materials

6767

various

Piqua Central High School Class of 1966 – nine wallet size photos of classmates collected by Anne Wilson Butler: Joyce Agenbroad; Keith Cummins; John Phillips; Leland Bard; Dan Beaver; Kendra Rhoades; Cynthia McClaine; Kathy Meyers; Susie Williamson.

8193

c.1965

Piqua Central High School Class of 1967 Commencement Announcement - 8 June 1967

4983

1967

Piqua Central High School Class of 1967 presents The Moon's Still Yellow - program and script book

4978

1967

Piqua Central High School Concert Band – 45 rpm record – recorded February 23, 1965 – Side 1: “Alma Mater” and “Pep Song”, Band directed by Guest Conductor Philip P. Gates who wrote both the “Alma Mater” and “Pep Song”.  Side 2: “Don’t Let the Rain Come Down” and “March-A-Samba” – Band Directed by James Carter.  The record was produced by Jatom Company, Piqua, Ohio, a Junior Achievement Club at Piqua Central High School.

5924

1965

Piqua Central High School grade book which belonged to Mr. Don Smith a teacher in the business department – 1969-1970 school year

6907

1970

Piqua Central High School grade book which belonged to Mr. Don Smith a teacher in the business department – 1971-1972 school year

6908

1972

Piqua Central High School grade book which belonged to Mr. Don Smith a teacher in the business department – 1974-1975 school year

6909

1975

Piqua Central High School Graduation at Wertz Stadium - Class of 1978 - photo; Board President William McNeil, presenter of diploma to Kelly Sue Ash; Asst. Principal Howard Reid is handing diplomas to Mr. McNeil

3510

10-Jun-78

Piqua Central High School Handbook - 1963

5111

1963

Piqua Central High School Logo – 2, 8x10 b/w negatives of the logo of Piqua Central High School, c. 1950

6347

c. 1950

Piqua Central High School Marching Band – photographs at band camp, Camp Wakonda, 1951.  There are 7 photos and they are labeled on the backs.

6781

1951

Piqua Central High School Marching Band – trip to the Cleveland Browns, November 11, 1951 to perform at the halftime of the Browns game – folio of 7 photographs, all labeled.

6782

1951

Piqua Central High School Music Department – Oklahoma program for the production of the musical April 3-4, 1964

6818

1964

Piqua Central High School Music Department presents “A Festival of Christmas Music”, December 15, 1963 – featuring orchestra and choirs – program

6942

1963

Piqua Central High School Musical program - The King and I - 1965 - program is autographed by various cast members

4969

1965

Piqua Central High School note card -"thank you" from Gustaw Wincent to Gary Meek & Dee Douglass.  (note on side says card is a classic; no more are left.)

5090

N.d.

Piqua Central High School Orchestra Pin - to be pinned to a school letter jacket.

4987

c. 1965

Piqua Central High School, school pictures – 2½”x3½” and a few smaller, the types of pictures students exchanged.  There are 30 photographs and all but 2 are identified – most are from the Class of 1953.  The following are the names of the students: Charles R. Ketzel (2), Peg Link Curtis, Barbara Collins, Nancy Stockman, Doris Fuller, Judy Yates, Dick Bemus (3), Anita Bemus, Carol Rice, Tom Evans, Shirley McVety, John McCoy (2), Carol Reck, Joanne Weaver Motter, Carol Brackman, Ron Inskeep, Tom Tabler, Norma Nitchman, Lucinda Wells, Mary DuBois (2), Rosemary Richardson,  Ann Scott, Nancy Harrell, unidentified girl, unidentified boy

6783

1953

Piqua Central High School Senior Class Play, Pillow Talk, program - 23 November 1966 - the script book for Pillow Talk is included in this folder

4977

1966

Piqua Central High School Student Handbook, c. 1961.[1]  Piqua Central High School Annual Class Sermon program, Sunday, May 31, 1964.[2]  Piqua Central High School book cover provided by Citizens National Bank.[3]

6838

c. 1961, 1964

Piqua Central High School Triple Treat program - three one act plays - 25 November 1964 - the script book for the second play, Bachelor of the Year, is included in this file

4974

1964

Piqua Central High School Triple Treat program - three one act plays - 24 November 1965 - the script book for the third play, Run, Robber, Run, is included in this file

4975

1965

Piqua Central High School Triple Treat program - three one act plays - 28 January 1967

4976

1967

Piqua Central Varsity Choir presents “Our Salute To Music” directed by John Davis – program, March 24, 1962

6996

1962

Piqua Central vs. Miamisburg football program, October 12, 1962

6991

1962

Piqua Central/Chaminade Parents Night Program

1251

1971

Piqua Chamber of Commerce – City of Piqua Welcome Sign – construction drawings – 2 copies, one on mylar and one paper print – drawings are not dated

7524

n.d.

Piqua Chamber of Commerce – draft of “An Overview of the City of Piqua”, a Piqua Bibliography, an outline for “An Overview of Piqua’s History”, Piqua Timeline and a Piqua Area Chronology.

5452

1990

Piqua Chamber of Commerce – Heritage Green, Piqua, Ohio brochure proposing and explaining a memorial park on the site of the former Atlas and Superior Underwear factories.

7163

c. 1995

Piqua Chamber of Commerce – Historical Park, Piqua, Ohio.  A typed manuscript beginning with the mound builders and continuing through the War of 1812 on the history of Upper Piqua and the Col. John Johnston Indian Agency.  This document may be part of a longer work produced to justify the creation of a historical site at Johnston Farm.  The document is c. 1970.

5456

c. 1970

Piqua Chamber of Commerce – list of companies in Piqua, year founded, number of employees in 1961, number of employees in 1970, percent gain or loss in employees, floor space in 1961 and floor space in 1970 and percent increase or decrease in floor space.

5451

1971

Piqua Chamber of Commerce – Piqua Athletic Hall of Fame Nomination Form

7164

c. 1995

Piqua Chamber of Commerce dinner photo - 2 September 1978

4256

1978

Piqua Chamber of Commerce Industrial List – March 1953 – a list of the industries in Piqua by name, location, product, officer, number of employees and whether or not they had a union.

5450

1953

Piqua Chamber of Commerce Letter – re: Daylight Savings Time

386

1921

Piqua Chamber of Commerce Re-Organization

300

n.d.

Piqua Chapter D.A.R. – “Early History of Piqua and some of the Pioneer Women”

1141

c.1920

Piqua Chautauqua Companion Reader

1833

June-July 2003

Piqua Chautauqua Programs

72

c.1920-1934

Piqua Chautauqua Souvenir Program

378

1913

Piqua Choral Society – Spring Music Festival Program

1031

1902

Piqua Choral Union Program

1223

1916

Piqua Church of Christ – photo – Union Mtg.

764

Sept. 1970

Piqua Churches - "Stained glass windows of Piqua churches", Piqua Daily Call 15 November 1982

2705

1982

Piqua Churches and Synagogue Directory

4827

2006

Piqua City – Analysis of Parking Meter Collections April and May 1973 & 1974 – compiled to go along with the Canal Place design project.

5529

1974

Piqua City – Blue print of Piqua City Water Mains – produced when Robert Hance, Jr. was city manager and R. H. Roth was city engineer – c. 1970

5524

c. 1970

Piqua City - Copy of a scrapbook of ordinances, resolutions, legal notices, requests for bids and other articles relating to city government as published in The Piqua Daily Call in the years 1924-1927.  The original of the scrapbook was in extremely poor condition and was destroyed after copying.  Exact dates of publication are missing from many items in the scrapbook.

5248

1924-1927

Piqua City Account Books (2) Safety/Service Dept., 1912

2340

1912

Piqua City and Piqua City Schools – The Schools and the Community Working Together: 1993-1999 The Task Force That Worked – this is a 48 page book that tells the story of the development of the project and efforts to build the combined Piqua Junior High School – published December 1999

6682

1999

Piqua City Annual Report 1993 – printed with a 1994 calendar

5437

1993

Piqua City Annual Report 1996 – printed with a 1997 calendar

5438

1996

Piqua City Annual Report 1997 – printed with a 1998calendar (2 copies)

5439

1997

Piqua City Baseball Club – photo

802

1925

Piqua City Baseball Club team photograph – 1925 – (top row) Emmett Murray, ? Cameron, Dave Foster, Tom Hughes, Jim Ginn – (middle row) Paul Koehnle, Paul Barklowvt, Paul Hirt – (bottom row) Chalie Bauman, George Effinger, Earl Retterbush, Art Neth

7887

1925

Piqua City Board of City Improvements Minutes Book - 18 September 1881 - 20 May 1895

5246

1881-1895

Piqua City Building, 219 W. Water St. – blue print – Detail – Rebuilt Cornice for City Building – drawn by C. A. Thoma, Architect, Piqua, Ohio.

5612

n.d.

Piqua City Charter – Proposed Charter for the City of Piqua, Ohio – to be voted on at the Special Election, Tuesday, July 30, 1929

7488

1929

Piqua City Charter (includes map of location of fire alarm boxes)

4550

N.D.

Piqua City Charter, 1930

2727

1930

Piqua City Commission proclamations honoring A1C William H. Pitsenbarger:  [1] Proclamation setting aside the week of January 20-24, 2020 as A1C William H. Pitsenbarger Week – signed by Mayor Kathyrn B. Hinds on January 7, 2020.   [2] Proclamation setting aside January 23, 2020 as A1C William H. Pitsenbarger Day – signed by Mayor Kris Lee on January 23, 2020.

8207

2020

Piqua City Council - Excerpts from meetings 1915-1925 concerning the Patterson Bridge

2684

1915-1925

Piqua City Directory

617

1897

Piqua City Directory

1297

1930

Piqua City Directory

1298

1926

Piqua City Directory

1299

1928

Piqua City Directory

1570

1905

Piqua City Directory

1571

1911

Piqua City Directory

1715

1923

Piqua City Directory – Geo. W. Hawes Ohio State Business Directory for 1859 and 1860.  Five pages copied from the Hawes Directory covering Piqua

5444

1859

Piqua City Directory – J. F. Kimball & Co.’s Eastern, Western and Southern Business Directory.  A typed excerpt from the Kimball directory of businesses and professionals in Piqua – 1846

5445

1846

Piqua City Directory – Key to the Commercial Reference Book for the State of Ohio, copied pages which refer to Piqua, Ohio – 1856

5447

1856

Piqua City Directory – typed excerpt from the Williams Ohio State Register and Business Mirror covering Piqua, Ohio – 1857

5448

1857

Piqua City Directory – W. W. Reilly & Co.’s Ohio State Business Directory for 1853-1854.  Typed and copied pages concerning Piqua, Ohio.

5446

1853

Piqua City Directory (Mann’s)

1593

1887-1888

Piqua City Directory 1878 - Wiggins and McKillop's [a photocopy]

2755

1879

Piqua City Downtown Urban Renewal Plan – prepared by Resource Development Associates, October 12, 1988

7471

1988

Piqua City Engineer Coll. Municipal Light Plant

1680

c.1930

Piqua City Engineering Department Photographs c. 1976:  [1] Intersection of Wood and Wayne Streets west side looking north - Wood & Wayne Used Furniture Store.  [2] Border City Savings & Loan, 300 W. High St.  [3] 415-421 N. Main St. - Norton's Shoes (415), Carol's Dress shop (417), Marjohns Shoes (419), and Main Street Cigar Store (421).  [4]  523-529 N. Main St. - Question Mark Beer & Wine Carryout (523), Gerlach Bakery (525), Department of Liquor Control Store No. 69 - "State Store" (527), Cooper's Restaurant and Bar (529).  [5] 418-420 N. Main St/ - Crosby Drugs (418), Wion's Appliances & Television (420).  [6] Piqua National Bank and Trust Co. parking lot on the southwest corner of N. Main and Market Streets.  [7] 409-413 N. Main St. - Miami Citizens Travel Agency (409), M&M Recreation Center (pool room)(411), M&M Cafe (413).  [8] Intersection of W. Ash and N. Wayne Streets, west side - 326-400 N. Wayne Street - Barnhart Firestone Store (326), Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce (400).  [9] North Main St. east side from the Public Square - Sully's Rib House (311).

4422

1976

Piqua City Hall – photographs

1158

c.1900

Piqua City Manager’s Annual Report

1464

1934

Piqua City Map - 1960

2572

1960

Piqua City Maps (2)

1459

2000

Piqua City Reports/Misc.

113

1850-1939

Piqua City Safety & Service Departments Cash Book 1915, 1916, 1918

5244

1915, 1916, 1918

Piqua City School District – two programs for the Groundbreaking Ceremony for the “new” High School (1979-1980) – one program is dated July 29, 1979 and the other is dated August 5, 1979 [first date may have been rained out].

6261

1979

Piqua City Schools -  A Study of Public-School Building Needs, The Bureau of Educational Research, The College of Education, The Ohio State University, 1946

4280

1946

Piqua City Schools - "Music Festival" program - Fountain Park - 1 June 1941

4434

1941

Piqua City Schools – 1954-1955 Growth Report Grade – 1 (grade card) and envelope – blank

5921

1954

Piqua City Schools – election campaign sign – “For Piqua Schools” with a box and a red check mark – “Paid for by: Citizens for Quality Piqua Schools, John Brown, Treas., 215 N. Wayne St., Piqua, Oh. 45356” – c. 2012

6728

c. 2012

Piqua City Schools - grade cards issued to Louise Munger from 1914 to 1926 - North Street School from 1914-1922 and Piqua High School from 1922-1926 - These grade cards were taken from Louise Munger's scrapbook.  NOTE: ALL ITEMS IN SC'S 5288-5317 ARE FROM THE SCRAPBOOK OF LOUISE MUNGER

5288

1914-1926

Piqua City Schools – Program for the Cornerstone Ceremony, Piqua City Schools, Primary & Intermediate Schools, Sunday, September 7, 2014, by The Grand Officers of The Grand Lodge of Ohio Free & Accepted Masons Hosted by Warren Lodge No. 24 Free & Accepted Masons. – 3 copies.

6871

2014

Piqua City Schools – Report of the Piqua Public Schools, 1894 – contains photos of the second High School, North Street School, South Street School and Staunton Street School

7155

1894

Piqua City Schools – Report of the Piqua Public Schools, 1900 – contains photos of Schmidlapp Free School Library and other schools – this book has suffered water damage and an number of the pages are stuck together.

7156

1900

Piqua City Schools – Report of the Piqua Public Schools, 1912 – contains photos of the school buildings, the school gardens at the elementary schools and the high school Manual Training classes.

7157

1912

Piqua City Schools – Report of the Piqua Public Schools, 1916 – contains photos of the new high school and students in classes in the new high school.

7158

1916

Piqua City Schools – yard sign – “Renew Our Levy for Schools Building Maintenance.”  2004 election.

8229 – in large flat box

2004

Piqua City Schools 1980-1981, Directory of personnel and school related organizations

2752

1980

Piqua City Schools 3.8 mill operating levy campaign materials for election

3511

1974

Piqua City Schools brochure 1991

2798

1991

Piqua City Schools dedication celebration program, Sunday, December 7, 2014 – Dedicating Springcreek Primary School and Washington Primary School

7057

2014

Piqua City Schools eighth grade final examinations:  [1] Arithmetic - 8-A - June 1911.  [2] History 8A - January 1912  These were found in a 1905 edition of Ray's New Practical Arithmetic.  The book belonged to Frances m. Loeffler.

3169

1911 & 1912

Piqua City Schools: An Historical Account of the Health Curriculum and Effects of State and National Health Issues 1875-1991, by Noralie McCoy

3948

1992

Piqua City Schools: Where Students Grow, Flourish & Achieve – 2006 brochure

5934

2006

Piqua City Services Guidebook

1785

2001

Piqua City Street Construction – photo

677

c.1915

Piqua City SURVEY prepared by The Research Department of the Ohio Chamber of Commerce – August 15, 1945

8264

1945

Piqua City Ward & Street Map

403

1970’s

Piqua City Water Systems Reports (2)

1453

1992

Piqua City Water Works Board of Trustees Minutes Book - 13 June 1872 - 14 June 1886

5243

1872-1886

Piqua Civic Association – organized in 1927: [1] Constitution; [2] Letter announcing the next meeting of the newly organized association to be on April 26, 1927.  The association was composed of the presidents and other representatives of the constituent organizations which were: American Legion; Battery E; Community Golf Club; Engineer’s Club; Fish & Game Assoc.; Lions Club; P.T.A.; Piqua Club; Piqua Foremen’s Club; Retailers Assoc.; Rotary Club; Varsity Club; Women’s Federated Clubs.

7549

1927

Piqua Civic Band – “Sounds of the Holidays” – An Annual Concert by the Piqua Civic Band – program – December 3, 2017 (2 copies)

7882

2017

Piqua Civic Band 4th of July, 2017 Concert program – Brett Poling, conductor

7696

2017

Piqua Civic Band Christmas concert program – “Home for the Holidays” An Annual Concert by the Piqua Civic Band – Mr. Brett Poling, Guest Conductor, Mr. Tom Richards, Guest Vocalist – Westminster Presbyterian Church, Sunday, December 7, 2014. (2 copies)

7051

2014

Piqua Civic Band Christmas Concert program – 4 December 2011 at Piqua Baptist Church

5889

2011

Piqua Civic Band program – “The Piqua Civic Band Presents Great Americans,” July 2, 2015, 7:00 p.m., Hance Pavilion, Mr. Brett Poling, conductor.

7253

2015

Piqua Civic Band program, July 9, 2015 – “Around the World in 80 Minutes” – Brett Poling, conductor

7257

2015

Piqua Civic Band programs and Honorees: Dr. Ramen Das, Ralph Schneider, Pat Best, Jim Oda

2733

1988, 1989, 1990

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame - 13th Annual Induction Ceremony - July 1, 2007 (8 programs)

4536

2007

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame - 15th Annual Induction Ceremony, Fort Piqua Plaza, Sunday, October 25, 2009 - three copies of the program - Inductees: Viola Ruth Bowdry Clemens, Mary E. Hall, David Urbansky.

5131

2009

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame – 16th Annual Induction Ceremony program (2) – 24 October 2010 at Fort Piqua Plaza – Inductees were Robert Fite, The Randolph Slaves and Louise Taylor

5470

2010

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame - Inductees Day

4631

2005

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame - photograph - first Annual Induction Ceremony, Piqua Historical Museum - pictured are Robert Netzley, Ann McCulloch, Tom Hartzell

2415

1995

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame – Proclamation signed by Piqua mayor Lucinda L. Fess declaring Sunday, October 26, 2014 to be “Piqua Civic Hall of Fame Inductees Day”  in honor of the induction of Harry L. Bell, Ethan E. Huntzinger and George William Lorimer.

6970

2014

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame 19th Annual Induction Ceremony, Fort Piqua Plaza, Sunday, October 20, 2013 – induction program – 2 copies

6623

2013

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame ballot

1693

2003

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony program – 17th Annual Induction – November 6, 2011 – 2 copies

5878

2011

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame program 2005

2782

2005

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame Program induction

1499

2001

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame, 18th Annual Induction Ceremony program – Fort Piqua Plaza October 21, 2012 – Inductees were: Charles W. Bennett, George Dietrich, C. Oscar Baker

6151

2012

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame, 20th Annual Induction Ceremony, Fort Piqua Plaza, Sunday, October 26, 2014 – program (3) – those being inducted were Harry L. Bell, Ethan E. Huntzinger and George William Lorimer.  The program also contained a list of all past inductees.

6976

2014

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame, 21st Annual Induction Ceremony, Fort Piqua Plaza, Sunday, November 22, 2015 – program (2 copies).  The following three individuals were inducted into the Civic Hall of Fame: Charles E. Musco, Vice Adm. Stephen Clegg Rowan, Dorothea “Dorothy” “Dollie” Rudd.

7360

2015

Piqua Civic Hall of Fame, Ninth Annual Induction Ceremony, 22 June 2003 - program

5144

2003

Piqua Civic Music Association, Membership Week, June 3 - 8, pamphlet

2481

c. 1930

Piqua Clayton Road - 2828 Piqua Clayton Rd. – photo

942

c.1980

Piqua Club (The) - program for the annual meeting and dinner (copy) 16 December 1927 including a list of members and a financial report for the year ending 30 November 1927.

3256

1927

Piqua Club-stock certificate, member's handbook, 1914 calendar, Piqua Daily Call article:1/22/1908

4844

1908-1914

Piqua Coca Cola Bottling payroll check

690

1967

Piqua Coca-Cola Bottling – order pad

812

n.d.

Piqua Coca-Cola Bottling Co. - merchandise certificate

3693

n/d

Piqua Coca-Cola Bottling Co., check written to Morrow Transfer Co., November 28, 1941

7898

1941

Piqua Coca-Cola tokens (3 pc.)

1325

n.d.

Piqua Commercial College – a leger book where in the first 52 pages students were required to write proper entries, both single entry and double entry, as an exercise for an accounting class.  Pages 53 through 67 records an inventory and value of grocery items for the Hauschild Brothers grocery.  Entries are 1895-1897.

8071

1895-1897

Piqua Commercial College information card

1755

c.1900

Piqua Commercial College Newsletter

1176

c.1899

Piqua Community Celebration and Industrial Exposition Program, 18-19-20 October 1928

2665

1928

Piqua Community Chautauqua Auditorium, Hance Pavillion - a history by Terry Wright

2720

1978

Piqua Community Chautauqua brochures – 1922, 1927, 1928 (2), 1930, 1931

5919

1922, 1927, 1928, 1930, 1931

Piqua Community Chautauqua Fan with schedule

864

1928

Piqua Community Concert Association, worker's packet for membership drive

2614

1977

Piqua Community Concert Band presents "Music On The Square" 20 August 2006

4441

2006

Piqua Community Concerts Collection

229

1976-1980

Piqua Community Guide 2009-2010 published by the Piqua Area Chamber of Commerce

5287

2010

Piqua Continentals: minutes from organization

195

1851

Piqua Cookbook

1614

1900

Piqua Council of Churches - stationery (25 sheets - blank)

4381

N.D.

Piqua Council of Churches: Bassett Avenue Mission Project

4367

1966

Piqua Country Club – 20” x 16 ½” print #36 of 50 – pen and ink drawing of the Country Club, golf course, and entry way.  The print was produced for the 100th Anniversary of the Piqua Country Club. The print is signed and numbered by the artist, Mike Behr.  It is printed on card stock which is 28” x 24 ½” and is suitable for matting and framing.  This print is located in Drawer 21 of the Map Case.

7149

1996

Piqua Country Club - Halloween Party 30 October 1927 - Photographs

2045

1927

Piqua Country Club – History of the Piqua Country Club – a booklet produced for the Presidents’ Ball 27 April 1985

5434

1985

Piqua Country Club - History of The Piqua Country Club:  100th Anniversary - President's Ball, May 18, 1996 - program book for the 100th Anniversary celebration.

4430

1996

Piqua Country Club – Membership Directory

1290

1977

Piqua Country Club - photo of a,13 August 1922, Piqua Daily Call article about a National Open Golf Champion playing on exhibition in Piqua.

3852

1922

Piqua Country Club brochure

5928

c. 2005

Piqua Country Club Ladies Auxiliary War Bond Drive meeting [copy of a photograph]  – Johnny Weismuller in attendance along with an unidentified actress (center of front row) and three men [Brent Woods next to actress on right side]

6154

c. 1943

Piqua Country Club Membership Lists, 1969, 1971-1973, 1975-1978, 1980-1990, 1992

1118

-

Piqua Country Club playing Cards

1793

1896

Piqua Courier & Enquirer

1517

8 July 1837

Piqua Courier and Enquirer 8 July 1837 - reprinted by the Piqua Daily Call, 29 June 1973

2688

1837 & 1973

Piqua Daily Call

462

c.1910

Piqua Daily Call

608

n.d.

Piqua Daily Call

821

2-Apr-13

Piqua Daily Call – “Hometown Recipes,” 1992 Cookbook Edition

7935

1992

Piqua Daily Call - 1913 Flood Edition newspapers number 1-7, 26 March 1913 - 2 April 1913

3438