Let's meet up on social media! Toledo's Attic visitors can expolore local history information resources, meet local history enthusiast, and engage in discussions on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Instagram. You can share your photos and videos of historically significant places in the area with others or see what others have shared. You can find event announcements and other news related to local history. Past and recent postings included questions and comments about historical events, organizations, people and locations in and around Toledo. This site covers much of Northwest Ohio and particularly the Maumee Valley.
Social media platforms:
Facebook - The Toledo's Attic Facebook community has been steadily growing with discussions on local history, collectibles, etc. Members receive feeds about new local history sites, news, and events. Within Facebook, there are a number of groups of potential interest to Toledo history buffs, to name a few here: East Toledo Historical Society, HISTORIC TOLEDO (OHIO-USA), Historic Vistula Foundation, Old West End Historic District, TARTA History Group, and Toledo Memorabilia, History And Memories.
HistoryPin - Visit Toledo's Attic's designated channel on HistoryPin. HistoryPin offers a nice timeline slider to explore various decades and images created within those time frames. The maps aid in spatial searching and browsing.
Instagram - Photosharing social network, allowing users to use their mobile devices to acquire, tag, and share images. Visit Toledo's Attic on Instagram. If you are interested, please tag such photos with #toledosattic, and it will appear in the gallery.
Pinterest - The Toledo's Attic site in Pinterest allows pinning images of historic Toledo from all over the Web. Pnning is simply a way of aggregating links to image collections all over the Web, and a great way to use shared linked data related to the history of Toledo and Northwest Ohio. Simply click on the images in the Pinterest box to the right and on the Tour Toledo page to explore these pinned collections.
WhatWasThere.com - Place your historic photos into the right place! View other submissions for Toledo and NW Ohio here!