Columbus Neighborhoods

Why Do So Many Houses Have Shutters With Cut-Out Shapes?

Special | 2m 19s | Video has closed captioning.

Grace Freeman wrote into WOSU's Curious Cbus project to ask, "Why do so many houses in Clintonville have shutters with cut-out shapes such as crescent moons, candlesticks, and clovers?" We asked Mary Rogers of the Clintonville Historical Society to tell the story.

Aired: 09/22/21

Rating: NR

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