Powell Liberty Historical Society

A window into the past of Powell and Liberty Township

Narratives and Personal Stories


Title
Author
Henry Ross Duffy
Description
Duffy's diary for January - June 1918 when he was in the army in France. His experiences in camp and combat are vividly, if briefly, described.
Year
1918

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Author
Betty Holly
Description
History written by a young school girl as an assignment - in her own handwriting.
Year
1940

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Author
Liz Robertson
Description
Overview of the history of Hyatts based on interviews with residents at the time
Year
1990

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Author
Barbara Cape
Description
Article appearing in the January 8, 1990 edition of the Pacer magazine section of the Delaware Gazette
Year
1990

Title
Author
Evalyn Plummer Anderson
Description
Article about Plummer's store prepared for the Olentangy Valley News in 1997.
Year
1997

Title
Author
Evalyn Plummer Anderson
Description
The author was the daughters of the proprietors of Plummer's Confectionery, a store in Powell in the 1940s and '50s.
Year
2000

Title
Author
Evalyn Plummer Anderson
Description
Article published in Council Communicator Golden Reflections, September/October 2005 issue. The article describes marriage and early married life of Evalyn and Eugene Anderson
Year
2005

Title
Author
Evalyn Plummer Anderson
Description
An article from the July / August 2007 issue of Council Communicator Golden Reflections. The article discusses Evalyn's experiences growing up during World War II and the significance of partriotism to her family.
Year
2007

Title
Author
unknown
Description
Summary of the history of Plummer's store, a landmark in the center of Powell from the early '40s to the early '70s. Date of the article is not known.
Year
2019

Title
Author
Fred M. Reeves, Jr.
Description
A first person account of how members of the Liberty Township Fire Department trimmed the Village Christmas tree.Date the article was written is unknown.
Year
2019

Title
Author
Linda Andrews Miller
Description
Article for the PLHS Newsletter describing Mr. Andrew's life.
Year
2020

Title
Author
Diane Cordial
Description
Diane's memories of the Big Bear farm. The document was prepared for the PLHS interview with Diane and her daughters.
Year
2022

Title
Author
Carolyn Cordial Richards
Description
Carolyn Cordial Richards memories of growing up on Big Bear Farms
Year
2022

Title
Author
Cathy Cordial Geyer
Description
NA
Year
2022

Title
Author
Marilyn Cordial Mincer
Description
NA
Year
2022

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Author
Anne Cordial Harkin
Description
NA
Year
2022

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Author
Stephen Schenck
Description
Overview of family
Year
2024

Title
Author
Stephen Schenck
Description
Overview
Year
2024

Title
Author
Stephen Schenck
Description
overview
Year
2024