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Columbus Citizen-Journal Collection
Description: Photograph showing a car drive past a sign, which reads: "Columbus Capital of Ohio Home of The Ohio State University." Photograph belongs to the Columbus Citizen-Journal Photograph Collection. On November 9, 1959, the Columbus Citizen and the Ohio State Journal merged to form the Columbus Citizen-Journal, a new morning paper. With this merger, the Ohio State Journal, which began in 1811 as the Western Intelligencer, suspended publication. The Columbus Citizen-Journal Photograph Collection consists of 24,006 black-and-white photographs of various sizes and dates ranging from 1912 to 1984, depicting a wide variety of people, places, and events relating to Ohio or impacting Ohio residents. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: P339_B17_003_01
Subjects: Cars; Signs; Columbus (Ohio); Ohio State University;
Places: Columbus (Ohio); Franklin County (Ohio)