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Caleb Atwater Collection
Description: Portrait of Caleb Atwater (1778-1867) of Circleville, who was one of the first Ohio historians and forest conservationists. Atwater was also a large proponent of state-funded education and pushed the state government of Ohio to pursue it through the sale of public land versus a property tax. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL03930
Subjects: Circleville (Ohio); Ohio History--Natural and Native Ohio; Cultural Ohio--Education; Ohio--Politics and government
Places: Circleville (Ohio); Pickaway County (Ohio)