Albion Tourgee began life in Williamsfield, Ohio. He was born in 1838, the son of Valentine and Emma Louisa (Winegar) Tourgee. The Tourgee
Read a brief biography of Albion Tourgee on the "Documenting the American South" website.
Learn about the history behind Ohio's Western Reserve
A letter from Milton Sutliff to Abraham Lincoln describing anti-slavery opinions in Ohio's Western Reserve.
View the original bill HR 123 which set aside land for schools in Ohio's Western Reserve
Learn how Couples Courted in Antebellum America, before there was telephones, facebook, and ichat ...