P.O. Box 11095
Cincinnati, OH 45211

info@westwoodhistorical.org

LOCAL

Cincinnati Historical Society Library http://www.cincymuseum.org
Cincinnati Historical Society is located at the Cincinnati Museum Center
Cincinnati Preservation Association http://www.cincinnatipreservation.org
Cincinnati Preservation Association website, featuring events, programs, and resources for building rehab.
Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County http://www.cincinnatilibrary.org
General website for the public library. Select RESEARCH and HOMEWORK to access various databases and resources to do historical or genealogical research (check NEWSDEX for references to newspaper articles).
Memory Project - Southwestern Ohio and Neighboring Libraries http://www.cincinnatimemory.org
Older photos and photographic images
Westwood Civic Association http://www.westwoodcivic.org
Website for the Westwood Civic Association
Hamilton County Auditor http://www.hamiltoncountyauditor.org
General information about a property can be obtained such as some former owners, as well as the date a building was built (older dates are less reliable due to a fire at the courthouse in 1884 which destroyed many records). Select "Property Search."
Spring Grove Cemetary http://www.springgrove.org/sg/genealogy/sg_genealogy_homt.shtm
Lets you search the Spring Grove Cemetary for people buried there. Generally includes date of birth and death. Many include parents' names, city of birth.
Cincinnati Streetcards, Interurbans, and Railroads http://homepage.mac.com/jjakucyk/Transit1
Many links to information about Cincinnati transportation. Information about the Cincinnati & Westwood Railroad can be found under a link found under, "Railroads."

STATE

Ohio Historical Society http://www.ohiohistory.org
http://www.ohiohistorycentral.org
Much information about the history of Ohio, information about historic preservation
Ohio Memory Project http://www.ohiomemory.org
http://www.ohiohistorycentral.org
Much information about the history of Ohio, information about historic preservation

NATIONAL

Library of Congress - Preservation http://www.loc.gov/preserv
Useful reference for how to protect photos and memorabilia
Library of Congress - American Memory http://www.loc.gov/ammen/browse
Broad range of interesting historical information and images
National Archives http://www.archives.gov/genealogy
Includes many links and resources for exploring your family tree
Church of the Latter Day Saints http://www.familysearch.org
Many links and resources for exploring your family tree
Genealogy http://www.rootsweb.com
Free genealogy site including various genealogies posted by people research their family history

REHABBING & RESTORING BUILDINGS

Traditional Building http://www.traditional-building.com
Resources for rehabbing and restoring buildings