Through his photography, Timothy Hearsum preserved the look and feel of the Hooven
& Allison ropemaking factory in 1973. Many of his photgraphs are seen in the Ropewalk
These black & white prints are archived at the Greene County Public Library in Xenia,
Used by permission of Timothy Hearsum and Greene County Public Library.
View a gallery of Timothy’s color photographs in the H&A.
View a collection of ropemaking photographs by Bill Hagenbuch.
Visit Timothy Hearsum’s website:
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Original score by composer Bruce Dalzell.
Ropewalk wins Ohio History Award
Ropewalk received a 2008 Award of Excellence in History Outreach from the Ohio Association
of Historical Societies and Museums (OAHSM).
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