Carthage is a neighborhood of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Carthage is a residential neighborhood located in the Mill Creek valley in Cincinnati, Ohio. It shares a border with Elmwood Place, Ohio, which, with adjacent St. Bernard, Ohio, forms a city island in the middle of Cincinnati. [1 ]
History [ edit ]
This area was first settled in 1791 or 1792, when Capt. Jacob White, from
Redstone (Brownsville), Pennsylvania settled and founded White's Station in the extreme southeastern section of [2 ] Springfield Township. White's Station, a small log blockhouse, was attacked by a party of Indians on the 19th of October, 1793.
Carthage had 148 inhabitants in the
1830 United States Census. [3 ]
incorporated as a village in 1868 and then [4 ] annexed into Cincinnati in 1911. [5 ]
Carthage is home to a growing Hispanic community. It has several stores and restaurants such as "El Valle Verde" and others. Carthage is also the home of "Su Casa" Hispanic Ministry, which holds many events and parties.
Carthage also holds the annual Hispanic Festival. [6 ]
References [ edit ]
^ Program, U.S Writers (1943). Cincinnati: A Guide to the Queen City and Its Neighbors. Wiesen-Hart Press. p. 409.
^ Varady, Aharon (Nov 1, 2005). . Lulu.com. p. 20 Bond Hill: Origin and Transformation of a 19th Century Cincinnati Metro-Suburb . Retrieved . 2013-05-22
^ Kilbourn, John (1833). . Scott and Wright. p. 119 The Ohio Gazetteer, or, a Topographical Dictionary . Retrieved . 12 December 2013
^ Nelson, S. B. (1894). . p. 420 History of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, Ohio: Their Past and Present, Including...biographies and Portraits of Pioneers and Representative Citizens, etc., Volume 1 . Retrieved . 11 December 2013
^ Clarke, S. J. (1912). . The S. J. Clarke Publishing Company. p. 528 Cincinnati, the Queen City, 1788-1912, Volume 2 . Retrieved . 2013-05-20
^ In 2014 Su Casa became a part of Catholic Charities of Southwest Ohio. In 2015 Su Casa moved to Catholic Charities of Southwest Ohio's location in neighboring neighborhood of Bond Hill.
Coordinates: 39°11′45″N 84°29′0″W / 39.19583°N 84.48333°W