Category Archive: General

The End of a Winter Hiatus

I’ve been dormant for quite some time now, and this winter – or lack thereof – has been no excuse. In my time away I’ve had the chance to think about how I… Continue reading

Carnies in Hudson!

The undated photograph below shows a group of Circus performers – aka ‘Carnies’ – posing at Hudson Station. If I had to choose a date, I would guess somewhere between 1870 – 1910.… Continue reading

New Digs!

Welcome to my new website,! Aside from purchasing this domain I also made the switch from Blogspot to WordPress for my blog interfacing. The intent, of course, is to better serve all… Continue reading

Old Maps

Included here are four old maps, one of which is an aerial image of Western Reserve Academy before extensive construction and expansion┬áprograms of the past several decades forever changed it’s historic campus. See… Continue reading

Retro Souvenir Postcards

The header picture is only a tease! Here are more retro souvenir postcards from Hudson’s past: Facing N/NW from SE corner of the Village Green. Notice the Main St. merchants through the trees.  Clocktower… Continue reading

Winter Hiatus

New posts will soon blossom as the snow melts and the ground begins to thaw. I have several projects in line for spring postings…  James Ellsworth’s Evamere Estate: Pond built for his daughter… Continue reading

Hidden Foundations – Part 1

Intrigued by my findings in the previous post, I decided to follow the path of the old track towards the 91/303 intersection at the center of town. It didn’t take much walking to… Continue reading

Welcome to Hudson’s Hidden History

I’ve created this blog with the intention of researching and revealing various hidden historical gems in my beloved hometown of Hudson, Ohio. My current list of places to research includes… – Stone Gatehouse… Continue reading