Timeline of Cincinnati

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The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.

Prior to 19th century[edit]

  • 1788 - Losantiville settled.[1]
  • 1789 - Fort Washington built.
  • 1790 - Losantiville renamed "Cincinnati."[1]
  • 1791 - First Presbyterian Society formed.[2]
  • 1793 - Centinel of the North-Western Territory newspaper begins publication.[3]
  • 1799 - Western Spy, and Hamilton Gazette newspaper begins publication.[3]

19th century[edit]

Cincinnati Reds baseball team in 1909

The Cincinnati Red Stockings left the American Association on November 14, 1889 and joined the National League along with the Brooklyn Bridegrooms after a dispute with St. Louis Browns owner Chris Von Der Ahe over the selection of a new league president.

20th century[edit]

In 1912, the Cincinnati Reds opened a new steel-and-concrete ballpark, Redland Field (later to be known as Crosley Field).


Hall of famer Edd Roush led Cincinnati to the 1919 World Series.


The Reds played at Crosley Field, pictured here in 1969, from 1912 to 1970.


21st century[edit]

See also[edit]

Other cities in Ohio

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Cincinnati History Library and Archives. "Cincinnati Frequently Asked Questions". Retrieved September 2, 2012.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n Farnsworth 1819.
  3. ^ a b c "U.S. Newspaper Directory". Chronicling America. Library of Congress. Retrieved September 2, 2012.
  4. ^ a b c d e f g Population of the 100 Largest Cities and Other Urban Places in the United States: 1790 to 1990, US Census Bureau, 1998
  5. ^ a b c d e Davies Project. "American Libraries before 1876". Princeton University. Retrieved September 2, 2012.
  6. ^ a b c Drake 1827.
  7. ^ "Cincinnati Type Foundry," Ohio State Journal And Columbus Gazette; Date: 07-06-1826
  8. ^ Proceedings of the Cincinnati Colonization Society, Cincinnati: Printed by F.S. Benton, 1833, OCLC 25491490
  9. ^ Federal Writers' Project 1943.
  10. ^ Catalogue of the Young Men's Mercantile Library Association, of Cincinnati, Cincinnati: Truman & Spofford, 1855, OCLC 8823275
  11. ^ http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn83045474/
  12. ^ Proceedings of the second annual fair of the Ohio Mechanics' Institute. 1839
  13. ^ Cist 1841.
  14. ^ "Gaylord Oscar Shepherd Collection of Strobridge Lithography Company Calendar Cards". University of Cincinnati. Retrieved February 21, 2014.
  15. ^ Cincinnati History Library and Archives. "History of the Library". Retrieved September 2, 2012.
  16. ^ Cincinnati History Library and Archives. "J. P. Ball, African American Photographer". Retrieved September 2, 2012.
  17. ^ "Conventions Organized by Year". Colored Conventions. University of Delaware. Retrieved April 30, 2014.
  18. ^ "Chronicling America". Library of Congress. Retrieved September 2, 2012.
  19. ^ Cincinnati Bar Association, 1872-1922, Cincinnati: The Association, 1922
  20. ^ Harrison 1878.
  21. ^ Official guide of the Centennial exposition of the Ohio Valley and central states, Cincinnati: J. F. C. Mullen, 1888
  22. ^ Business Men's Club of Cincinnati 1902.
  23. ^ a b U.S. Census Bureau, "Mini-Historical Statistics: Population of the Largest 75 Cities: 1900 to 2000" (PDF), Statistical Abstract of the United States: 2003
  24. ^ National Education Association 1915.
  25. ^ "Chronicling America". Library of Congress. Retrieved September 2, 2012.
  26. ^ Richard Kurin (2013). Smithsonian's History of America in 101 Objects. Penguin. ISBN 978-1-101-63877-4.
  27. ^ Nina Mjagkij (1994). Light in the Darkness: African Americans and the YMCA, 1852-1946. University Press of Kentucky. ISBN 0-8131-2801-3.
  28. ^ "CET, Celebrating 50 Years". CETconnect.org. Greater Cincinnati Television Educational Foundation. Archived from the original on September 27, 2007.
  29. ^ Gregg Lee Carter, ed. (2012). "Chronology". Guns in American Society: An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, Culture, and the Law. ABC-CLIO. ISBN 978-0-313-38671-8.
  30. ^ a b c d e f g "Cincinnati USA Sister City Association". Retrieved December 30, 2014.
  31. ^ "City of Cincinnati City Government". Archived from the original on December 1998 – via Internet Archive, Wayback Machine.
  32. ^ "Cincinnati Redesigns Web Site", Cincinnati Enquirer, May 6, 2003 – via Public Library of Cincinnati
  33. ^ Robin D. G. Kelley and Earl Lewis, ed. (2005). "Chronology". To Make Our World Anew: a History of African Americans. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-983893-6.
  34. ^ "Meet the Mayors". Washington, DC: United States Conference of Mayors. Archived from the original on June 27, 2008. Retrieved March 30, 2013.
  35. ^ Federal Writers' Project (1940), "Chronology", Ohio Guide, American Guide Series, New York: Oxford University Press – via Google Books
  36. ^ "Timeline of Ohio History". Ohio History Central. Columbus, Ohio: Ohio History Connection.

Bibliography[edit]

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External links[edit]

Coordinates: 39°06′00″N 84°31′00″W / 39.1°N 84.516667°W / 39.1; -84.516667