Arts, Culture, and Humanities

Ohio History Connection

  • Columbus, OH
  • www.ohiohistory.org

Mission Statement

THE MISSION OF THE OHIO HISTORICAL SOCIETY IS TO HELP PEOPLE CONNECT WITH OHIO'S PAST IN ORDER TO UNDERSTAND THE PRESENT AND CREATE A BETTER FUTURE. To that end, the society conducts programs that identify, authenticate, collect, preserve, educate and interpret records, objects and places related to the state of ohio's pre-history, history and natural history and publishes a magazine and pamphlets.

Main Programs

  1. Program 1

ruling year

1951

Principal Officer

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JEFFREY K WARD

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EIN

31-4389673

 Number

6358020359

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Cause Area (NTEE Code)

Historical Societies and Related Activities (A80)

History Museums (A54)

Museum & Museum Activities (A50)

IRS Filing Requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Programs + Results

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Main Programs

  1. Program 1
    SITE OPERATIONS/EDUCATION - OPERATE & MAINTAIN approximately 60 HISTORIC SITES/MUSEUMS, DEVELOP EXHIBITS AND PROVIDE INTERPRETIVE SERVICES INCLUDING LAB DEMONSTRATIONS, WORKSHOPS, SCHOOL PROGRAMS, CONSERVATION LABS AND SPECIAL EVENTS

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Financials

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OHIO HISTORICAL SOCIETY INC
Fiscal year: Jul 01-Jun 30
Yes, financials were audited by an independent accountant.

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Operations

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Ohio History Connection

Leadership

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Principal Officer

JEFFREY K WARD

Governance

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CEO OVERSIGHT

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BOARD PERFORMANCE

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