I saw this mentioned and am trying to find the original article. I am assuming this refers to the "Cincinnati commercial gazette. : (Cincinnati [Ohio]) 1883-1896" but I cannot find access to this paper.
Does anyone have a newspapers.com account that could check for me? TIA any help is much...
There is an amazing map collection at the University of Wisconsin in Milwaukee; it is the American Geographical Society Library location. Check out the article below about it!!
Inside The Most Amazing Map Library That You've Never Heard Of | Atlas Obscura
I follow this tumbler account and it may be useful with treasure leads for Cincinnati and the surrounding areas. The author uploads old newspaper articles that are weird, different, and especially interesting.
Hope this helps or at least entertains you!:occasion14:
Cincinnati Curiosities: Archive
Grandpa Thrifty's Treasure Hunt
So I was just wondering if anyone has checked out the ebook Grandpa Thrifty's Treasure Hunt by Stanford Squirrel 8-)?
It seems pretty fun, and I was hoping to start some discussion of the clues on here!
Hi Bblaha! I am in Cincinnati too, and I am always looking for new leads. I posted a thread in treasure legends called PLANE CRASH MONTGOMERY OHIO (actualy IN Cincinnati); check it out and tell me what you think. I need all the help i can get in researching! Thanks and welcome!
I agree i am still trying to dig up more information. I found an article that speaks of Johnson's widow, Lois Marie H Johnson, who wrote a book about her husband called The Embezzler's Widow. I was hoping to read it and look for any clues into their lives, but i cannot find it anywhere. I did...