2009-07-16 / Columns
Sifting Through the Sands of Time
from the Courier Archives
160 Years Ago 2 July 18, 1849 Deserting Cincinnati It is stated that there are 250 houses for rent in Cincinnati, tenants having fled from the Cholera. It is estimated that the city has lost about 1,300 inhabitants from this cause, and four of five times that number by the ravages of the Cholera.