Sesquicentennial of the Northwest Territory   Save
Centennial celebrations in Marietta, Ohio
Description: Re-enactment of the landing of the pioneers at Marietta, Ohio to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the first settlers arrival in the Northwest Territory in 1788. The re-enactors traveled on the Ohio River and landed at Marietta on April 7, 1938. Participants in the re-enactment are dressed as pioneers, Native Americans and soldiers. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL01142
Subjects: Ohio River; Ohio History--Settlement and Early Statehood
Places: Marietta (Ohio)