Daily Archives: February 8, 2019

Digital Spotlight: Miami County Manumission Record, 1834

In 1804, the Ohio General Assembly enacted the Ohio Black Codes to govern black and mulatto people living in the state. Under these Codes, free blacks and mulattos were required to register at their local court, proving they were free … Continue reading

Posted in Collections, Local History, SC&A | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment