Sights & Sounds Click the links below to visit the History Center's Video Library.

Lake County may be small in size but its history is filled with fascinating stories. Short videos recap the tales of heroes & villains, sweethearts & scoundrels, and more.

Best viewed if you have a Facebook account, but not required.

1918: In the Grippe of the Swarm

1948 Mentor-Fairport Benefit Football Game for Suolahti

And the Survey Says…

Cure-Alls & Quackery

A Curious Case of Kidnapping

Dog Days: Veto, Duke & Tiberius

Dolls: A 150 Year Treasury

Echoes of Lake County Schoolyards

Five Generations: John Rich Jewelers

Greetings of Love in Lake County

Hair Apparent: Curious Victorian Keepsakes

Hilo Farm: Part One – Hiding in Plain Sight

Hilo Farm: Part Two – Anything Goes

James & Crete: A Love Story

June Lund Shiplett: Tale of a Storyteller

Lake County & the Resting Place of Eliot Ness

Lake County in Sports: Gridiron Greats

Lake County ‘Round the Campfire

Lake Erie: Lake County’s Centerpiece

Little Mountain: Summers in the Gilded Age

Manakiki & the Hannas of Sleepy Hollow

Manry’s Tinkerbelle

Missing Pieces: Sharing Your Lake County Story

The Murderous Mrs. West: A Jazz Age Homicide

Over There! The Lake County Yanks 1917-18

Painesville Goes to the Movies: The Utopia

Polio: Once Upon a Time

Riding Lake County’s Interurban Rails

Saving the Sawyer House

Sheer Delight: The Mad Painesville Stocking Rush

Sherman’s March: Barnard & Ohio’s 105th

Shoe Crazy: Best Foot Forward

Speed Meets Style: Richard Bosley

Summer Nights: Lake County’s Drive-Ins

Sunny Lane: A Place for Every Child

To the Victor Go the Spoils: 1880 Garfield Campaign

Troublemakers & Trailblazers

Using Lake County History Center’s Online Collections

Vinegar Valentines: Penny Dreadfuls

The Vulcan: A One of a Kind Love Affair

Walter Wellman: Devil in the Details

Wool & Flax: Western Reserve Spinners & Weavers Guild