There’s Something Special About These 17 Ohio Farms From The Past
Ohio has a rich, proud history in agriculture. The following vintage photos showcase 17 Ohio farms from the 1930s and 1940s. (Their original captions have been included.) It’s interesting to see how the land and techniques have evolved over the years. Are you familiar with any of these farmlands or the families that ran them?
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Did any these photos incite nostalgia in you? If you grew up on a farm in Ohio, share some of your memories with us in the comments below!
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
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