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Arnold's Bar circa 1891 (at 210 8th Street ) has a clear claim to oldest continuously operating restaurant / bar in Cincinnati in the same location with the same name.

Cincinnati, Queen City of the West, in 1876. Located on the north bank of the OHIO where the river sweeps in a wide curve to the east, Cincinnati was a natural terminal point and gateway to the intricate navigable waterways of the Mississippi Basin. A historic 1,057-foot suspension bridge, designed and built by the famous John Roebling, was opened in 1867. It joins Cincinnati by road to its sister city, Covington, Kentucky.

Older view with old riverfront stadium

old pictures of newport ky | ... Wiedemann Brewery reopens at 601 Columbia Street in Newport Kentucky

Not many people know this, but there are over five hundred documented Underground Railroad sites in the state of Ohio. and an Underground Railroad Museum in Cincinnati

Home (r) of Charles McMicken. When he died in 1858, he gave $1 million to the city to found a university. McMicken Hall (l) was built in 1875 From 1896-1917 it was the medical college. Commuters on the adjacent trolley complained of medical students' habit of waving dismembered arms & legs out the windows at the female passengers as the trolleys passed. Next to the school was the Schoenling Brewery where the freezer was used for both cadavers and beer.