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    • DeWitt Clinton, c. 1810

    • People; Canals; Middletown (Ohio)
    • DeWitt Clinton (1769-1828), often referred to as the "Father of the Erie Canal," served in the New York State Legislature and the U.S. Senate, as Mayor of New York City and as Governor of New York State. He strongly advocated building a canal...
    • North Clinton Street, September 1967

    • Middletown (Ohio); Architecture, Domestic; Housing; business districts; business enterprises
    • The 1967 City Directory says that the Ohio State Bureau of Unemployment Compensation was located in the building on the left at 18 North Clinton Street. To its right, at 22 was the dwelling of Mrs. Ruth M. Sexton. Capitol Dry Cleaning and Laundry...
    • Corner of First Avenue and Clinton Street, June 1975

    • Middletown (Ohio); streets; buildings; business enterprises; business districts
    • In June 1975, the corner of First Avenue and Clinton Street looked as seen in this image. The three large buildings are still standing. Goodwill Industries was located at 32 South Clinton Avenue. The Harold L. Agee Insurance & Real Estate was...
    • Third Street near Clinton Avenue, c. 1922

    • Bird's-eye views; Business districts; Middletown (Ohio)
    • This c. 1922 photograph of Third Street (Central Avenue) looking east was probably taken from the Reed-Klopp building. The tall smoke stack in the center in the distance was on the P. Lorillard tobacco plant. Several of these buildings still stand...
    • MHS 1918 Optimist

    • Middletown High School (Middletown, Ohio); School yearbooks; high schools; students
    • Published by a staff selected from the Junior and Senior Classes of the High School, working under the supervision of the High School Principal. Volume VI. A souvenir of the year 1917-1918
    • J.E. Kincald Grocery Wagon, c. 1915

    • Grocery stores; Grocers; Carriages and Carts; Middletown (Ohio)
    • Many of the local grocery stores made deliveries. One of them was John E. Kincaid and his wife Baltie who are standing in front of their store at 128 South Clinton (today this would be North Clinton). Their grocery store is only listed in the 1914...
    • Rus' Dempster, 1941

    • Automobiles; Tires; Business enterprises; Middletown (Ohio)
    • In 1941, Rus' Dempster's General Tire Sales was started as a tire sales and repair company. The years around 1944 saw the development of the balloon tire and later the bias/belted tire and finally the steel belted radial. Also, in 1944, the...
    • 37 North Clinton Street

    • Architecture, Domestic; Housing; real estate; Middletown (Ohio); business enterprises; apartments
    • This building at 37 North Clinton Street was located at the corner of Manchester Avenue. It had a storeroom suitable for many uses and a second floor apartment. In the rear of the building was a two-story barn
    • Jarvis Proffitt, 1952

    • Negatives; People; Middletown (Ohio)
    • Jarvis Proffitt is sitting on a bicycle rack on the corner of Central and Clinton or Verity. The 1958 City Directory lists Jarvis H. Proffitt as living in Madison Township and being employed by the Sorg Paper Company.
    • Third St. Flood at Middletown, Ohio, March 25th, 1913

    • Floods; Streets; Middletown (Ohio)
    • Ed Watson took this view of Third Street, today's Central Avenue, looking west from near Clark Street. Middletown High School was on the rise to the right. This slide is one of 80 used in a slide program titled "1913 Flood." by George Crout. This...
    • Canal Monument, November 2, 1929

    • Canals; History -- Societies, etc.; Middletown (Ohio); Historical markers; monuments; Middletown Historical Society (Middletown, Ohio); Miami and Erie Canal (Ohio)
    • On November 2, 1929, during the official closing ceremonies of the Miami and Erie Canal, this monument was dedicated. It reads: "On this spot July 21, 1825, were turned the first spadeful of earth in the construction of the Miami & Erie Canal by...


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