In October of 1908, the Ohio River hit record low stage of 2 inches below 0 (0 being the lowest navigable level) in Wheeling. The previous low recorded in Wheeling had been measured at 7 inches on Oct 12, 1888.
OCPL appreciates the generosity of patrons in donating books, historical materials, and other library materials. Due to the number of items donated, limited staff, and limited space to house materials, the OCPL must restrict the donations accepted. We welcome donations and encourage reading our Donation Policies before donating: