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Ohio Barns

Bicentennial Barn painting photograph

The barn has important architectural and engineering significance in Ohio.  According to, (one of the resources listed on our Kidzone learning resources portion of our website), barns can be examined scientifically to determine agricultural patterns, economic conditions, and settlement history.  Explore the Heartland Science website to learn about crib barns, German bank barns, raised or basement barns, side hill barns, Ohio Saxon barns, transverse frame… read more >>