This Is What Ohio Looked Like 100 Years Ago…It May Surprise You

Ohio has come a long way since the early 1900s—and its told an interesting story along the way. What were once thriving canal-ways and railroads are now isolated, overlooked canal locks and rusted, hidden railways. The following photos showcase various places in Ohio from 100+ years ago. Observe what’s changed in your hometown and/or current residence.

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How has Ohio changed over the last 100 years? Do you have any vintage photos of Ohio? Share them with us in the comments below!