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Ohio “Must-See”  ここは絶対に見るべき!!    オハイオ州の簡単な紹介


Ohio Map +         オハイオ州の地図等
 
 
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The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland

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Cedar Point Amusement Park, Sandusky  world’s ride & roller coaster - largest collection.

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Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Brecksville      Cuyahoga Valley  国立公園
3024 130814  Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Ohio
Cuyahoga Valley National Park - Bing Images
Cuyahoga Valley National Park - YouTube  |  Cuyahoga Valley National Park in My Ohio - YouTube  |  Summer Morning in The Cuyahoga Valley National Park - YouTube  |  'Cuyahoga Valley National Park - YouTube  | 
Cuyahoga Valley National Park - Wikipedia

our National Park page  |  our MN & WI Park and Nature Center page


* Hocking Hills State Park

Hocking Hills State Park - Bing Images
Hocking Hills State Park Waterfalls (Hocking County, Ohio) - YouTube

Hocking Hills State Park, near Logan
Hocking Hills State Park - Wikipedia
7990 141215  15 Under-the-Radar Vacation Destinations  MSN Travel, Michael Alan Connelly, Fodor's, 11/21/2014
America, States & D.C.: 4/15 
Hocking Hills State Park, Ohio, 6/15  Gates of the Arctic National Park, Alaska 
Park info

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Indian Mounds:
Mound City Group Monument, near Chillicothe
Newark Earthworks, Newark
Great Serpent Mound, Locust Grove

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Kelleys Island, Lake Erie

+ Kings Island, near Cincinnati

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The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Cincinnati

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Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, Oak Harbor

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Pro Football Hall of Fame Festival, Canton   early August

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Cleveland
* Alan Freed (a Cleveland disc jockey) is credited with coining the term "rock and roll" (early 1950’s).

mid March or early April Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York, NY | Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Cleveland, Ohio
100315 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New York, NY: The Stooges, Genesis, ABBA, The Hollies, and Jimmy Cliff were inducted

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Roscoe Village, Coshocton

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Wildlife:  
* Buzzard Festival, Hinckley (near Lake Erie, 3rd weekend every March) 
More info | Our Raptor Photos
* Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, Oak Harbor


* State Tree:
Buckeye (Ohio Buckeye)  #  Note: Ohio Buckeyes are popular in Minnesota.

Famous People*
Seven Ohio Native Presidents: Ulysses S. Grant, Rutherford B. Hayes, James A. Garfield, Benjamin Harrison, William McKinley, William Howard Taft, and Warren G. Harding. William Henry Harrison was an Ohio resident at the time he was elected President.
Neil Armstrong, Clarence Darrow, Harvey Firestone, Clark Gable, John Glenn, Annie Oakley, William Tecumseh Sherman, Orville Wright (The Wright Flyer (1903) – replica photo) and more. Click here more famous people in Ohio.


born April 27, 1822    Ulysses S. Grant    #18
President Grant is born - Apr 27, 1822 - HISTORY.com
Ohio
Presidents:    Ulysses S. Grant    #18

born October 4, 1822    Rutherford B. Hayes     #19
Rutherford B. Hayes  biography.com
#19 Rutherford B Hayes - YouTube
Rutherford B. Hayes | whitehouse.gov
Rutherford B. Hayes - U.S. Presidents - HISTORY.com
Rutherford B. Hayes - Wikipedia  October 4, 1822 – January 17, 1893, the 19th President of the United States (1877–81). As president, he oversaw the end of Reconstruction, began the efforts that led to civil service reform, and attempted to reconcile the divisions left over from the Civil War and Reconstruction. ...
Reconstruction and 1876: Crash Course US History #22 - YouTube
Presidents  |  Ohio

born November 19, 1831     James Garfield    #20
James A. Garfield - U.S. Presidents - HISTORY.com
James Garfield | whitehouse.gov

James A. Garfield - Wikipedia  November 19, 1831 – September 19, 1881, the 20th President of the United States, serving from March 4, 1881, until his assassination later that year. Garfield had served nine terms in the House of Representatives, and had been elected to the Senate before his candidacy for the White House, though he declined the Senate seat once he was elected President. He is the only sitting House member to be elected president. ...
Presidents:    James Garfield    #20
Ohio

born August 20, 1833    Benjamin Harrison    #23  
Benjamin Harrison is born - Aug 20, 1833 - HISTORY.com

Benjamin Harrison - Wikipedia   August 20, 1833 – March 13, 1901, the 23rd President of the United States (1889–93); he was the grandson of the ninth president, William Henry Harrison. Before ascending to the presidency, Harrison established himself as a prominent local attorney, Presbyterian church leader and politician in Indianapolis, Indiana. During the American Civil War, he served the Union as a colonel and on February 14, 1865 was confirmed by the U.S. Senate as a brevet brigadier general of volunteers to rank from January 23, 1865. After the war, he unsuccessfully ran for the governorship of Indiana. He was later elected to the U.S. Senate by the Indiana legislature. ...
Ohio  |  Indiana

Presidents:      Benjamin Harrison    #23    |    William Henry Harrison    #9    his grandfather

born July 8, 1839     John D. Rockefeller
John D. Rockefeller - Entrepreneur, CEO, Famous Business Leaders - Biography.com
John D. Rockefeller - Wikipedia  July 8, 1839 - May 23, 1937, an American industrialist and philanthropist. He was a co-founder of the Standard Oil Company, which dominated the oil industry and was the first great U.S. business trust. Rockefeller revolutionized the petroleum industry, and along with other key contemporary industrialists such as Andrew Carnegie, defined the structure of modern philanthropy. ...
New York  |  Ohio
Presidents:     William McKinley    #25    |    Theodore Roosevelt    #26 


born February 11, 1847     Thomas Edison   
Thomas Edison Biography - Facts, Birthday, Life Story - Biography.com
Thomas Edison - Wikipedia 
Thomas Alva Edison, February 11, 1847 – October 18, 1931, an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and because of that, he is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
Great Innovators: Thomas Edison and the Light Bulb, by StoryBots - YouTube
AC vs DC - YouTube

Ohio  |  Michigan  |  New Jersey


born September 15, 1857    William Howard Taft    #27
William Howard Taft - biography.com
William Howard Taft | whitehouse.gov

#27 William Howard Taft - YouTube
Disney The American Presidents William Taft - YouTube
William Howard Taft - Wikipedia 
September 15, 1857 – March 8, 1930, 27th President of the United States (1909–1913) and as the 10th Chief Justice of the United States (1921–1930), the only person to have held both offices. Taft was elected president in 1908, the chosen successor of Theodore Roosevelt, but was defeated for re-election by Woodrow Wilson in 1912 after Roosevelt split the Republican vote by running as a third-party candidate. In 1921, President Warren G. Harding appointed Taft chief justice, ...
Skull and Bones - Wikipedia
Presidents  |  Ohio

born November 2, 1865    Warren G. Harding    #29
Warren G. Harding  biography.com
Warren G. Harding | whitehouse.gov
Ford, Edison, Harding, and Firestone | Iconic Photos
Warren G. Harding - Wikipedia 
Warren Gamaliel Harding, November 2, 1865 – August 2, 1923, the 29th President of the United States, serving from March 4, 1921 until his death in 1923. He was known as one of the most popular presidents in history, but the subsequent exposure of scandals that took place under his administration, such as Teapot Dome, eroded his popular regard, as did revelations of an affair by Nan Britton, one of his mistresses. In historical rankings of the U.S. presidents, Harding is often rated among the worst. ...  Harding appointed a number of well-regarded figures, including Andrew Mellon at the Treasury, Herbert Hoover at Commerce, and Charles Evans Hughes at the State Department.  ...
The Presidents: Number 29: Warren G. Harding - YouTube
Warren G. Harding: America's 29th President - YouTube
The Roaring 20's: Crash Course US History #32 - YouTube
President's Day    Warren G. Harding    #29
Ohio  | 

born March 29, 1867    Cy Young
Cy Young - Athlete, Baseball Player - Biography.com
Young, Cy | Baseball Hall of Fame
Cy Young Stats, Fantasy & News MLB.com
Cy Young Award - Wikipedia  1956 -
Ohio
 

born April 16, 1867    Wilbur Wright, one of The Wright brothers 
Wilbur Wright Biography.com
The Wright Brothers - Biography.com
Wright brothers - Wikipedia  The Wright brothers, Orville (August 19, 1871 – January 30, 1948) and Wilbur (April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912),
two American brothers, inventors, and aviation pioneers who are credited with inventing and building the world's first successful airplane and making the first controlled, powered and sustained heavier-than-air human flight, on December 17, 1903, four miles south of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. ...
Wright Flyer photos  |  Airplanes
Indiana  |  Ohio  |  North Carolina


born January 29, 1874    John D. Rockefeller Jr.
John D. Rockefeller Jr. - Philanthropist - Biography.com
John D. Rockefeller Jr. - Wikipedia 
January 29, 1874 – May 11, 1960, an American financier and philanthropist who was a prominent member of the Rockefeller family. He was the only son among the five children of Standard Oil co-founder John D. Rockefeller and the father of the five famous Rockefeller brothers. ...
Rockefeller Center - Wikipedia
List of philanthropists - Wikipedia
Ohio


born September 12, 1913    Jesse Owens
Owens wins 4th gold medal - Aug 09, 1936 - HISTORY.com
Jesse Owens, Hitler reaction - YouTube  1936 Berlin Olympic Games
White House Honors Black Athletes of the 1936 Olympics - The Atlantic  09/29/2016
Biography.com  Jesse Owens
Jesse Owens - Wikipedia  September 12, 1913 – March 31, 1980, an American track and field athlete and four-time Olympic gold medalist in the 1936 Games.
Alabama  |  Ohio

President:    Franklin D. Roosevelt    #32 

born September 14, 1914    Robert McCloskey
Make Way for Ducklings author Robert McCloskey is born - Sep 14, 1914 - HISTORY.com

Storybook Express - Make Way For Ducklings - YouTube
Robert McCloskey - Wikipedia
  September 14, 1914 – June 30, 2003, an American writer and illustrator of children's books.
Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey - Stories for Kids (Children's Books Read Aloud) - YouTube

Ohio  |  Massachusetts

born August 5, 1930    Neil Armstrong
Neil Armstrong - Mini Biography - YouTube
Neil Armstrong - Pilot, Explorer, Astronaut - Biography.com
Neil Armstrong - First Moon Landing 1969 - YouTube
Neil Armstrong - Wikipedia 
August 5, 1930 – August 25, 2012, an American astronaut, engineer, and the first person to walk on the Moon.
Ohio  |  In Space


11858 161105     born c. 519 BC    Cincinnatus
Cincinnatus - the hero who saved Rome - History in an Hour
Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus - Wikipedia  Lucius Quinctius or Quintius Cincinnatus, c. 519–430 BC, a Roman patrician, statesman, and military leader of the early Republic who became a legendary figure of Roman virtues—particularly Roman manliness and civic virtue—by the time of the Empire. ...  His success and immediate resignation of his near-absolute authority with the end of this crisis (traditionally dated to 458 BC) has often been cited as an example of outstanding leadership, service to the greater good, civic virtue, lack of personal ambition, and modesty. As a result, he has inspired a number of organizations and other entities, some named in his honor. ...
Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus - Republican Leader of Rome
Cincinnatus- A person with curly hair, sin-si-NAT-əs, Latin on BellyBallot
Society of the Cincinnati - Wikipedia
Fifty Famous Stories Retold 24 -- The Story of Cincinnatus - YouTube
Adventures from the Book of Virtues Cincinnatus - YouTube
Cincinnatus: Ancient Roman Hero - YouTube
The Story of Cincinnatus and George Washington | Old Western Culture by Wes Callihan - YouTube
Ohio,
Cincinnati - Wikipedia  | 
Presidents:  George Washington    #1
Presidential Election 2016:  Clinton vs. Trump 

 
Largest Cities in Ohio  

Ohio State  | Columbus (Capital) | Cleveland  | Toledo | Cincinnati | Akron | Dayton

Tourism

Ohio Attractions | Top Rated Tourist Attractions in Ohio


オハイオ州の旅行ガイド

11497 160717  Republican National Committee GOP
2016 Republican National Convention - Wikipedia  July 18-21, 2016  Cleveland, Ohio
our Photos: Republican National Convention 2008, St. Paul, Minnesota
Presidential Election 2016  

11400 160620  Golden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers | The Finals 2016 NBA Playoffs News, highlights and video  NBA
Cleveland Cavaliers Win First Championship in 52 Years - YouTube  06/19/2016
NBA Playoff Finals  Cleveland Cavaliers 4, Golden State Warriors 3
Cleveland Cavaliers The Official Site of the Cleveland Cavaliers

Cleveland, Ohio


7197 140917  Top 10 Oktoberfests -- National Geographic From the National Geographic book Four Seasons of Travel
1  Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario, Canada  Oktoberfest  ;  2  Cincinnati and Columbus, Ohio  Oktoberfest Zinzinnati  |  Columbus Oktoberfest • September 26-28, 2014  ;  3  Leavenworth, Washington  Oktoberfest  ;  4  Colonia Tovar, Venezuela  ;  5  Blumenau, Brazil  ;  6  Bangalore, India  ;  7  Hong Kong, China;  8  Dubai, United Arab Emirates;  9  Brisbane, Australia  ;  10  Port Elizabeth, South Africa


7196 140917  Best Fall Trips 2014 -- National Geographic  Maryellen Kennedy Duckett: Enchanted Circle Scenic Drive, Taos, New Mexico; White Peacocks and Grand Palazzos: Island-Hopping in Lake Maggiore, Italy; Nation’s Largest Oktoberfest Celebration, Cincinnati, Ohio; Myanmar’s Biggest Hot Air Balloon Festival, Taunggyi, Shan State, Myanmar; India’s Biggest Hindu Festival: Diwali, Agra, India; Pirates Week National Festival, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands; Blooming Buenos Aires Walking Tour, Buenos Aires, Argentina; Cenote Snorkeling in the World’s Longest Known Underwater Cave Systems, Quintana Roo, Mexico; Roaring and Rutting Ramble, Isle of Harris, Outer Hebrides, Scotland; Harvest Festival on the Eastern Edge of North America, Fogo Island, Newfoundland, Canada
New Mexico Guide -- National Geographic
Oktoberfest home - Oktoberfest Zinzinnati  Sept. 19-21, 2014, Cincinnati, Ohio
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7987 141215  The Best Neighborhoods to See Holiday Lights in 2014 - via @Redfin  Christin Camacho, 12/10/2014
Top five neighborhoods in the U.S. for 2014:  1. Dyker Heights – Brooklyn, NY, 2. “Christmas Town” – McAdenville, NC, 3. Interlochen – Arlington, TX, 4. “Miracle on 34th Street” – Baltimore, MD, 5. Peacock Lane – Portland, OR
These Off-the-Beaten-Path Holiday Light Displays Will Blow Your Mind  Yahoo Travel, Leah Ginsberg, 12/09/2014
Brooklyn, N.Y., Clifton Mill, Ohio, Louisville, Ky., McAdenville, N.C., Richmond, Va., Portland, Ore., Bernville, Pa., Newport Beach, Calif., Branson, Mo., Baltimore, M.D., San Antonio, Texas
Christmas  |  America, States & D.C.

6626 140711  In Pictures: America's Most Relaxed Cities  (Forbes, 11/02/2010) 
1. Minneapolis - St. Paul, Minnesota, 2. Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 3. Boston, Massachusetts, 4. Portland, Oregon, 5. Columbus, Ohio, 6. Denver, Colorado, 7. (tie) Seattle, Washington, 7 (tie) Cincinnati, Ohio, 9. Kansas City, Missouri, 10. San Jose, California

Photos: 10 most stressed out cities - chicagotribune.com 
1. Washington, D.C., 2. New York City, New York, 3. Miami, Florida, 4. San Francisco, California, 5. Jersey City, New Jersey, 6. Oakland, California, 7. Chicago, Illinois, 8. Newark, New Jersey, 9. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 10. Los Angels, California

State Info

7695 141112  America's most dangerous cities, 2014 - Yahoo Homes  Thomas C. Frohlich, Alexander Kent and Alexander E.M. Hess, 24/7 WallSt, 11/12/12014
America's Most Dangerous Cities 2014 Edition  Huffington Post, Simon McCormack, 11/11/2014
Crime in America 2015: Top 10 Most Dangerous Cities Over 200,000
  Law Street, Kevin Rizzo, 11/10/2014    1. Detroit, Michigan, 2. Oakland, California, 3. Memphis, Tennessee, 4. St. Louis, Missouri, 5. Cleveland, Ohio, 6. Baltimore, Maryland, 7. Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 8. Birmingham, Alabama, 9. Newark, New Jersey, 10. Kansas City, Missouri
Crime in America 2015: Top 10 Most Dangerous Cities Under 200,000  Law Street, Kevin Rizzo, 11/10/2014     1. Little Rock, Arkansas, 2. Rockford, Illinois, 3. New Haven, Connecticut, 4. Hartford, Connecticut, 5. Springfield, Missouri, 6. Springfield, Massachusetts, 7. Paterson, New Jersey, 8. Lansing, Michigan, 9. Beaumont, Texas, 10. Richmond, California   
Crime in America 2015: Top 10 Safest Cities over 200,000  Law Street, Kevin Rizzo, 11/10/2014     1. Irvine, California, 2. Gilbert, Arizona, 3. Fremont, California, 4. Santa Clarita, California, 5. Henderson, Nevada, 6. Plano, Texas, 7. Scottsdale, Arizona, 8. Virginia Beach, Virginia, 9. Garland, Texas, 10. Chandler, Arizona
Crime in America 2015  Law Street
Uniform Crime Reports - Wikipedia
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) - Wikipedia
Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) - Wikipedia
Intelligence agency  Wikipedia
List of intelligence agencies  Wikipedia
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)  Wikipedia
National_Security_Agency (NSA)  Wikipedia
America, States & D.C.

8321 150122  Orkin finds top US cities with bed bug problems - AOL.com  01/22/2015
1.  Chicago, Illinois, 2.  Los Angels, California, 3.  Columbus, Ohio, 4.  Detroit, Michigan, 5.  Cincinnati, Ohio, 6. Cleveland/Akron/Canton, Ohio, 7.  Dayton, Ohio, 8.  Washington D.C., 9.  Denver, Colorado, 10.  Indianapolis, Indiana, ... , 41.  Sacramento/Stockton/Modesto, California, 42.  Colorado Springs/Pueblo, Colorado, 43.  Albany/Schenectady/Troy, New York, 44.  Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota, 45.  Honolulu, Hawaii, 46.  Toledo, Ohio, 47.  Peoria/Bloomington, Illinois, 48. Davenport, Iowa/Moline, Illinois, 49.  New Orleans, Louisiana, 50.  Kansas City, Missouri
America  |  Illinois  |  Ohio  |  Missouri


References
*  Inge N. Dobelis (Project Editor): America: land of Beauty and Splendor (New York/Montreal: Reader’s Digest, 1992)
+  Laura Sutherland with Family Travel Forum: Amazing Places to Take Your Kids(Illinois: Publications International, Ltd., 2008)
= Top 10 Museums in the United States

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