Akron Ohio A.A. House

Dr Robert Smith’s house, at 855 Ardmore Ave in Akron, Ohio,  Dr Bob, as he was known, was the co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous and held many of the first meetings at this house.  A.A has established a 12 step method to help combat substance dependency.  Dr...

Sandusky – Johnson’s Island Confederate Prison

Johnson’s Island is located in Lake Erie within the bay of Sandusky, Ohio.  During the Civil War years, this island was used as a Confederate prison camp. Using lumber from trees on the island, a stockade and a dozen barracks were hastily built that housed...