Adena Pipe

Posted on Columbus School for Girls Homepage - May 16, 2013

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Adena Pipe Officially the Ohio state artifact

Girls in Form VII, V, and IV packed into the Senate Finance Hearing Room at the Ohio Statehouse this afternoon to witness Governor John R. Kasich sign the Adena Pipe bill into law. Senator Bacon, Representative Duffy, Burt Logan from the Ohio Historical Society and CSG teachers Charlotte Stiverson and Tracy Kessler made remarks about the importance of this artifact and the girls unwavering determination to see this legislation through. Video of the signing from The Ohio Channel can be viewed online. Complete coverage will be posted in the coming days.

Past articles from Columbus School for Girls can be read online.

Short takes: Students learn how to move government
Adena Pipe to become Ohio's Official State Artifact
CSG one step closer to making history
How to Help Lobby State Bill 501 to Support CSG Girls
School girls rally letter-writing campaign for official state artifact

Girls Featured in Ohio Historical Society Video About Adena Pipe

Students Provide Testimony to Support House Bill 501
Students continue to lobby for HB501
Classes of 2018 and 2020 Working Together to Lobby for State Artifact

State Representative Nancy Garland Visits Forms IV and V

NPR/WKSU/WOSU

Ohio lawmakers may not agree on much, but the Senate has picked a state artifact
by Bill Cohen, Ohio Statehouse Correspondent, WKSU 89.7 

Ohio has Official State Artifact, The Adena Pipe
by Karen Kasler, Statehouse Bureau Chief, WOSU 89.8

Articles in the The Columbus Dispatch can be read online.

Adena Pipe school-girl lobbyists; Sign-em' up Kasich says
by Joe Vardon, The Columbus Dispatch, May 16, 2013

Adena Pipe soon will be state's official artifact, thanks to CSG students
by Michelle Everhart, The Columbus Dispatch, May 1, 2013

One Step Closer
by Michelle Everhart, The Columbus Dispatch, April 10, 2013 

Senate OKs schools earmarking levies for safety
by Jim Siegel, The Columbus Dispatch, April 10, 2013 

Pipe up for state artifact not getting any younger
by Michelle Everhart, The Columbus Dispatch, November 29, 2012

Students start letter writing campaign to get official state artifact
by Michelle Everhart, The Columbus Dispatch, November 30, 2012

Ohio Archaeological Society Blog posts can be read online.

Bill to Designate Adena Pipe As State Artifact Moves On to Full Senate
by Brad Lepper, Ohio Historical Society, April 10, 2013 

Adena Effigy Pipe one step closer to becoming Ohio's state artifact.

by Brad Lepper, Ohio Historical Society, December 7, 2012

Additional Media Sources

Kasich signs legislation designating 2000-year-old ceremonial pipe as official state artifact
by Robert Higgs, The Cleveland Plain Dealer, May 16, 2013

Ohio governor to sign bill creating state artifact
The San Francisco Chronicle, May 16, 2013

Students watch Ohio house watch pass state artifact bill
Associated Press, San Francisco Gate, April 30, 2013

Students watch Ohio house pass state artifact bill
Associated Press, Dayton Daily News, April 30, 2013

Adena Pipe to become Ohio's Official State artifact
www.10tv.com, May 1, 2013

Students who pushed legislation creating state artifact watch as Ohio lawmakers vote, pass it
Associated Press, The Republic, April 30, 2013

House OKs bill making Adena Pipe the state artifact
by Robert Wang, Canton Repository, May 2, 2013

Ohio Names Native American Pipe Official State Artifact
by ICTMN staff, Indian Country Today Media Network, May 7, 2013

 

Senate Contacts:

President Pro Tempore Keith Faber
Keith@KeithFaber.org
Columbus Phone: (614) 466 7584
Toll Free: (800) 282-0253
Senate Building 1 Capitol Square, 1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
or 7706 St. Rt. 703

Celina, Ohio 45822

President Thomas Niehaus
Tom.Niehaus@ohiosenate.gov
Statehouse 1 Capitol Square, 2nd Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-8082

Senator Kris Jordan
State and Local Government Committee Head
Delaware County-District 19
SD19@senate.state.oh.us
Senate Building 1 Capitol Square, Ground Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-8086

Senator Charleta Tavares
Central Franklin County-District 15
SD15@maild.sen.state.oh.us
Senate Building 1 Capitol Square, 1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-5131

Senator Kevin Bacon
Eastern Franklin County-District 3
SD03@senate.state.oh.us
Senate Building 1 Capitol Square, 1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-8064

Senator Jim Hughes
Western Franklin County-District 16
D16@senate.state.oh.us
Senate Building 1 Capitol Square, 1st Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-5981

Senator Tim Schaffer
Licking County-District 19
SD31@senate.state.oh.us
Senate Building 1 Capitol Square, 2nd Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
(614) 466-5838