Discover the Naughty Nineties history of Cincinnati at the Williamsburg Branch Library. From the brothels of the West End to the beer gardens of Over-the-Rhine, from the hilltop dancehalls to the theaters and freak shows downtown, the Queen City in the 1890s was a salacious pool of sensual delights. Explore the era with Greg Hand, proprietor of the “Cincinnati Curiosities” blog.
Interested adults should sign up online. clermontlibrary.org/event/cincinnatis-naughty-nineties-1114/
For more information, call the library at 724-1070.
Mr. Hand retired in 2014 as associate vice president for public relations at the University of Cincinnati. He is co-author of three books on UC history and was at one time editor of the Western Hills Press. Mr. Hand contributes regularly to Cincinnati Magazine’s “City Wise” blog.