Publications for Sale

The Society has several books and publications offered for sale. Orders can be mailed or pick-up at the Grove City Welcome Center and Museum. All orders must be pre-paid and allow 2-3 weeks for delivery. Payment by check is encouraged. Do not send cash through the mail. MAIL CHECK OR MONEY ORDER TO: SWFCHS, 3378-B PARK ST., GROVE CITY, OH 43123

REFLECTIONS: A 40-page collection of 17 different stories about early life in Grove City and surrounding townships. Some of the topics include the 1913 flood, early life in Prairie Township, Adam Gantz family, Pennsylvania Germans, Wilderness Indians, Mound Builders and more.
$10 – Purchase Reflections and Reflections II for only $15

REFLECTIONS II: A 40-page collection of 32 different short stories edited by Marilyn Gibboney. General topics include early township histories, Grove City and village stories, crossroads, early family life and memories.
$10 – Purchase Reflections II and Reflections for only $15

HISTORY of JACKSON TOWNSHIP, GROVE CITY and EARLY PIONEERS: This 99-page paperback was written in 1932 by Harold Windsor, local writer and historian. It is a chronicle dedicated to those who in the early days founded the community of Grove City and to those of the passing generations who helped create the history we enjoy. It tells the story of early roads, communities and family names.
$15.00 – Purchase this book and William Foster Breck for only $18.50.

WILLIAM FOSTER BRECK CITY’S FOUNDING FATHER: A 53-page paperback with new details about the life of the founding father of Grove City. It begins with a brief history of Jackson Township followed with Breck’s decision to establish a new settlement in what was then called the “backwoods” township of Franklin County. The story covers Breck’s business operations in Carroll, Ohio before moving to Franklin County; his marriage, family history and his unfortunate death.
$10.00 – Purchase this book and the History of Jackson Township-Grove City for $18.50

EPOC OF THE PARK STREET SCHOOL: This publication written by Faye and Harold Morland is out of print but copies are available by special request. Orders must be paid in advance and allow two weeks for delivery. The Epoc is a unique story that covers the history of Grove City with a special emphasis on schools and education in the time period of 1853 through 1964. The original Park Street School that was located at Park Street and Arbutus Avenue closed and was torn down in 1964. The Morland’s were founders of the now extinct Grove City Historical Society.

$10.00 – Allow two weeks for delivery

GREYHOUND RACING – GROVE CITY, OHIO: This is the most complete history to date of Greyhound racing in the city. The booklet discusses the ‘who, how and why’. The old track was once located where OLPH School is located today.
$10.00 – Allow two weeks for delivery

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