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  • The Origins of North Canton Street Names

    Did you know that some of the streets in North Canton are named after early settlers of the area? You can find out more in this podcast!

  • Preventing Disease and Prolonging Life: Medical Practices in North Canton

    Take a journey through the archives of the North Canton Heritage Society and listen to our descriptions of how medicine used to be. You’ll learn a little about snake oil […]

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    2019 NCHS Calendar Project

    2019 is an incredibly special year for the city of North Canton. 80 years ago on Sunday, March 19, 1939, the North Canton High School basketball team lead the citizens […]

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    Sharyn Green: Annual Biography Project

      North Canton Heritage Society Sharyn Green by Hannah Gardner Almost all of the best things in life come in two and when it comes to Sharyn and Terry Green, this […]

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    NCHS Heritage Walk 2018

    Join the North Canton Heritage Society for our Heritage Walk on Saturday, April 21st from noon to 4 PM at the North Canton Heritage Society. Enjoy a Spring afternoon exploring […]

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    Call for Annual Biography Candidates!

      North Canton Heritage Society is seeking candidates for our Annual Biography Projects! Every year NCHS partners with Hoover High School’s AP English class and introduce students to Oral History Interview practices. The students […]

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    NCHS 2017 Highlights: NCHS wins “Community Service Award.”

    The North Canton Chamber’s Annual Awards Luncheon was held Thursday, March 23, 2017, with a keynote address from Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine. North Canton Heritage Society was the recipient […]

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    NCHS 2017 Highlight: The NEW NCHS Permanent Exhibit.

    On Tuesday, May 30, 2017, NCHS unveiled the new permanent exhibit: “Your City. Your History.”  Sponsored The Walter K. and Wilda E. Bortz Fund, a donor of the Stark County […]

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    NCHS First Classic Car Show was a HIT!

    NCHS first ever Classic Car Show welcomed 45 Cars! Big “Thank You” to everyone who came and helped us celebrate 45 years! As always, special thank you to our wonderful […]

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    NCHS First CLASSIC CAR SHOW

    In celebration of our 45th Anniversary, North Canton Heritage Society will be hosting our FIRST EVER Classic Car Show on Saturday, July 15 from Noon to 4 p.m. RAFFLE BASKETS TOP […]