Her sons wanted to visit an amusement park. When she picked up the phone, Marian Spencer launched her civil rights career.
As the city grew and spread, the public’s support for a political machine waned, and reformers seized the moment.
Promoting a product in a national advertisement made P&G a groundbreaker and Cincinnati a hotbed for advertising and branding.
A choral music concert launched our iconic Music Hall and Cincinnati’s arts world.
A direct connection between Ohio and Kentucky that wasn’t at all direct.
Medical innovator Daniel Drake started the Medical College of Ohio and the Cincinnati College. Those two institutions eventually birthed the University of Cincinnati.
The families who arrived here didn’t discover this place, but their presence changed the river valley forever.