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Ohio Historical Soc. was nominated for a Shorty Award!

The Ohio Historical Society, founded in 1885, helps Ohioans connect with the past and create a better future.

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Ohio Historical Soc. (OhioHistory on Twitter) was nominated for a Shorty Award(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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jeffrey_r I nominate @OhioHistory for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because I learn something every time they tweet.
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Heather I nominate @OhioHistory for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because they do so much good with so little funding.
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Talcott Starr I nominate @OhioHistory for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because I pretty much grew up there.
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Mary Bezbatchenko I nominate @OhioHistory for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because I learn fun Ohio facts from their tweets!
Tutti Jackson
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jamesdcalder I nominate @OhioHistory for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because continue to offer great learning opportunities to Ohio students!
Molly Crabill
Molly Crabill I nominate @OhioHistory for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because they make Ohio History come alive!
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Leslie Mack I nominate @OhioHistory for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because their web site for Kids & Teachers is #1
Buckeye Council
Buckeye Council I nominate @OhioHistory for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because they are nuts about Ohio history...like us!
Jody Michael
Jody Michael My #shortyawards vote for #culturalinstitution goes to @OhioHistory, because Ohio's the bomb.
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Laura Baird I nominate @OhioHistory for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because Ohio history is the coolest.
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Stacia Kuceyeski I nominate @OhioHistory for a Shorty Award in #culturalinstitution because Ohio history is totally awesome.
The Shorty Interview
with Ohio Historical Soc.
What's your best tweet?
Oct. is a big month! Ohio Archaeology Month, Ohio Archives Month AND GLBT History Month! Sheesh Oct., leave some for the rest of the year!
What are six things you could never do without?
White gloves, our awesome patrons, Dr. Drew Cayton's Ohio: The History of a People, our super staff, The Internets, pencils
Twitter or Facebook?
Both!
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
Finding a person who drew a comic strip about our institution based on his father working there.
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
#musicmondayOHS it is THE place for cool music created by and about Ohioans!
What inspires you to tweet?
Historic sites, other tweets, our patrons, seeing Ohio history where you least expect it!
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Not to our face!
How long can you go without a tweet?
A day or two. Sometimes we slack on the weekends.
Why'd you start tweeting?
Originally, to get the word out about stuff in our org. Now it's for the info, and the fun of letting people know how cool OHIO history is!
Has Twitter changed your life? If yes, how?
Yes! We are now part of a global museum community and can share great info and see cool ideas from our friends!