Books to Read



Bellevue, A Pictorial History 
"A Historical Reflection Of An Ohio Community"

Author: Bill Oddo
Original Copyright 2005   -   Reprints 2015
Historian Bill Oddo's definitive history of Bellevue is told through photos. It's a true treasure and beautiful 240-page hardbound book with photos taken from the late 1800's through the mid-1900's and beyond.   Read more about the book.    Also available online through the Historical Society website! 



Stories of Old Bellevue - Book V
Author: Bill Oddo
Stories of Old Bellevue - Book V by Bill Oddo features stories by Bill which were originally  written for publication in The Bellevue Gazette.  It consists of 122 pages of stories about Bellevue natives who became famous or who were successful in a variety of ways, Bellevue landmarks such as "The Rock" and the Bellevue Public Library,  Bellevue businesses and much more. 
Also available online through the Historical Society website!




Cathedrals Built by the Masons

Author: Russell A. Herner
Copyright August 28, 2015
Russell Herner, a founding member of the Bellevue Historical Society and former local resident of Bellevue is the author of Cathedrals Built by the Masons. Russ began researching cathedrals in 1969 and has collected primitive tools for over 50 years. He has been a Mason since 1962 and received the 33rd Degree in 1992. His two previous books are Stonehenge: An Ancient Masonic Temple and Antique Ice Skates for the Collector

Cathedrals Built by the Masons was featured in a full-page article in The Square, the Independent Magazine for Freemasons, in June 2016. "Russell Herner is a Freemason who loves cathedrals. He also knows a lot about them and this is obvious when you read his book. This hard cover book is beautifully illustrated with 240 pages. The book has 14 chapters, appendices, glossary, and good references. It falls into three groups. Firstly, a collection of wonderful pictures of cathedrals. The second part is a description of how cathedrals were built and the tools that were used. The third is a resume of the transition from Operative to Speculative Masonry..."


More Books Available by Local Bellevue Authors

I Come From a Place Called Home
Author:  Elizabeth Burr Marguard  $18.00

Tremont and Sandusky County - Then and Now
Authors:  Larry Michaels and Krista Michaels   $15.00

On the Ragged Edge of Drop Dead Gorgeous
Authors: Joy Gunther (Stephenson) & Paul Kartsonis  1993

Stonehedge - An Ancient Masonic Temple
Author:  Russell Herner 1979

Mountains to Climb
Author:  Helen DeLuca 1983

Just the Facts, Maam - about Jack Webb
Authors:  Don Mayer & Eugene Alvarez  2001

Antique Ice Skates for the Collector
Author:  Russell Herner

Lessons from Lorena
Author: Kim Stutts

Bellevue, Bellevue, A Rhyme For The Time
Author:  Dottie Pickering
Illustrations by Jim Andrews

Love Isn't Supposed to Hurt
Author:  Christi Paul


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