Frederick Douglas Patterson was the first black to manufacture cars, and known for the Greenfield-Patterson automobile of 1915, built in Ohio. A Republican, Patterson served as an annual delegate to the Ohio Republican Party caucus and campaigned for Warren G. Harding in 1920. For his work in the 1920 election, he was rewarded with a position as alternate delegate to the 1924 Republican National Convention.
Warren G. Harding, an Ohio Republican, was the 29th President of the United States (1921-1923). Though his term in office was fraught with scandal, including Teapot Dome, Harding embraced technology and was sensitive to the plights of minorities and women. Learn more: http://go.wh.gov/BCrcZ8
Scary stuff and happening in front of us! The Ohio Republican Party has moved four ways to steal America's 2012 election. The Buckeye State is almost certain to emerge as a decider in this year's presidential election, and the GOP is moving fast to ensure victory, no matter what it takes. The strategy reflects much of what was done by the Republicans in 2000 and 2004 to steal those presidential elections for George W. Bush.
Rutherford Birchard Hayes(October 4, 1822 - January 17, 1893) Born in Delaware, Ohio. 19th President of the United States In office March 4, 1877 – March 4, 1881. Officer in the Union Army, Civil War. Wounded 5 times, most seriously at the Battle of South Mountain. Known for bravery, he attained the rank of major general.