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'A Pictorial History of the Buildings of Niles Ohio'

Over 200 pages and 400 high resolution photographs

To order your book call: Sandy at: 330.652.8329,

Niles Historical Society Office at: 330.544.2143

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Price: $40.00 local pickup or $45.00 shipped

To save on shipping costs, all of the listed books are available for purchase at any Ward-Thomas Museum open house.

Heaton's Town
This book was written by Grace Allison in 1987
A collection of 42 stories of Niles History.
Reprinted by request - 2008.
Black and white pictures
10 1/2" x 8 1/2"
252 pages, Softbound................$25.00

Walk Down Memory Lane in Niles, Ohio
William Raymond Gilbert’s stories were published in the Niles Daily Times during the 1940’s.
They were compiled and edited by Grace Allison in 2001.
Contains 80 stories of early 20th Century Niles
8” x 10” index
302 pages
Soft bound………$20.00

The Pictorial History
of Niles Ohio

Was first published in 1976 as a Bicentennial
publication and is in its seventh printing.
Black and white pictures
of the Niles area.
8” x 10” index - spiral
245 pages

Memoir of Rev. Joseph Badger
First itinerate minister in Ohio Western Reserve.
Written in 1851 and reprinted in 1997.
Writings of the stamina and spiritual needs
of the people who settled the Western Reserve.
6” x 9”
169 pages
Softbound . …….$15.00

Breaker Boys
The NFL greatest team and the stolen 1925 championship.
Story of the Pottsville Maroons and
fledging National Football League.
Russ and Herb Stein from Niles,
played on that 1925 team.
By Dave Fleming, senior writer for ESPN Magazine.
9 ½” x 6 ½”
311 pages Hardbound…………….$25.00


Dustin’ The Cobwebs in Niles
This book is a collection of articles written by
Grace Allison in 1996 for the Niles Daily Times.
Contains over 100 stories.
8” x 10” index
332 pages.
Softbound……………. $25.00

“The Story of My Life”
Mr. Louis Tabor Sr.
Printed by the
Niles Historical Society
Size 9” x 11 ½” 13 pages.
Cost: $10.00 + S.& H

Mr. Tabor’s speech, given on 4/8/07 was transcribed and printed

History of Niles, Ohio
By The Niles Centennial History Club
of McKinley High School.
First published in 1934 and reprinted in 2009
Contains History of Niles from 1755-1943
Size 8 ½” x 11” 20 pages
Some pictures, black & white.
Cost $10.00 + $5.00 S & H

5 1/2" x 8 1/2" 76 pages,
1331 names listed alphabetical with the full name
of the person and the nickname. some pictures.
$15.00 plus $2.00 postage. mail request to:
Niles Historical Society
P. O. Box 368,
Niles, Ohio 44446

History of Early Manufacturing
in The Mahoning Valley

$5.00 plus shipping

Samuel J. Bonham's personal
World War One Diary

$15.00 plus shipping

Electric Pullman by Lawrence Brough,
History of the Niles Car and Manufacturing Company.

$30.00 plus shipping


Miscellaneous Items Price list:

Thomas House Christmas ornament $5.00

Streak Free cloths $6.00

1882 Panoramic map of Niles $30.00

Thomas House afgan blanket $40.00

Corn broom $15.00

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