History & Tourism

100 Years Later; New Ohio Road Trip And Local Stories Profile Women Who Blazed Trails

20 Aug , 2020  

By 1812Blockhouse; Ohio. Find It Here.

Tuesday marked the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which allowed universal suffrage regardless of sex.

To mark the occasion, we are first sharing a special “Summer Road Trip” which looks at a brand new Women in History Road Trip launched by Ohio. Find it Here. and then looking local at four Richland Roots posts by 1812Blockhouse that profile Richland County women who have made a difference.

In honor of major milestones in women’s history and the centennial of the 19th Amendment that granted women the right to vote on August 18, 1920, Ohio. Find It Here. developed a Women in History Road Trip. Eight stops in eight different Ohio cities, both urban and rural, provide travelers and history buffs the opportunity to experience Ohio’s strong connection to the women’s suffrage movement. More…

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All About Richland, Schools

Lunch At OSU Mansfield To Celebrate Women’s Movement

31 Oct , 2017  

Thanks to the generous support of The Women’s Place of The Ohio State University, the Ohio State Mansfield Theatre Department is pleased to present a Lunch & Learn session entitled “Celebrating The Women’s Movement Then and Now.“

This event will take place in the on the same day that The Heidi Chronicles – a play about the Women’s Movement from the 1960s to the 1990s – opens in Founders Auditorium at 7:00 PM. More…



Documentary And Rare Book Display To Honor Women’s History Month

17 Mar , 2017  

OSU-Mansfield will be honoring Women’s History Month next week with a documentary and rare book display.

On March 21, the documentary “14 Women” will be shown in Founders Auditorium. More…


All About Richland

Lunch Wise Wednesday To Highlight Women And Leadership

11 Feb , 2017  

This collaborative new series exclusively for women is being co-hosted by the Richland Area Chamber of Commerce, Mind Body Align, and the Small Business Development Center at NCSC. Each month we’ll have a time of powerful networking, a motivational “TED-type” talk as well as a chance to learn more about your community.

This month features “Focusing on Your Leadership Strengths” with Cindy Biggs. More…


All About Richland

Mansfield Women Meetup For Positive Change

27 Oct , 2016  

Perusing the Mansfield area entries on Meetup.com, a handful stand out as centers for community connection. One, Just Walk Richland, has previously been profiled on 1812Blockhouse.

The largest local listing, however, is for The Mansfield Womens Activity Group. In its introduction, group organizers share the following: More…