Scioto Historical puts the history of Ohio's Scioto Valley at your fingertips. Developed by Shawnee State University’s Digital History Lab in Portsmouth, Ohio, Scioto Historical lets you explore the people, places, and moments that have shaped the history of south-central Ohio. Learn about the region through layered, map-based, multimedia presentations, and experience curated driving and walking tours of Ohio's historic and beautiful Scioto Valley. Scioto Historical is available in...
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Coming soon! The story of John Parker and the Underground Railroad in Ripley, Ohio.
Coming soon! The story of Rushtown and Lock 48 of the Ohio & Erie Canal.
Coming Soon! The story of Samuel Marshall, Sr., and John Lindsey, the first two American settlers in Scioto County, is currently under development.
Buckeye Station, the one-time home of Nathaniel Massie and his brother-in-law, Charles Willing Byrd, lays in ruins, marked now by a cell phone tower on what was once known as Hurricane Hill. An…