Hamilton County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 15865
Cincinnati, Ohio 45215-0865
Telephone:  (513) 956-7078

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A chapter of the
Ohio Genealogical Society

Banner Image Credits

There are two images in our website banner:

  1. The background image is from the painting View of Cincinnati from Covington by John Caspar Wild in 1835, and is used with permission from the Cincinnati Museum Center, History Collections 
  1. The steamboat image is from Plate 3 of Cincinnati Panorama of 1848 and is used with permission from the Collection of The Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County (PLCH). Cincinnati Panorama of 1848 is a set of eight daguerreotype photographs forming a panorama taken by Charles Fontayne and William Porter. Deemed a “national treasure,” the panorama is owned by PLCH where it is on public display. High resolution scanned images are available for viewing on the Library’s website.