Timeline of Christ Church Cathedral 1851-1875

  • Church women provide clothing, bedding, and supplies to families in need

    “From 1869-79, tenement dwellings increased from 1,410 to 5,616, leading one observer of that period to note that ‘There is no city in the U.S. in which a larger proportion of the population is crowded into tenement houses than Cincinnati.'” –John Emmeus Davis, Contested Ground: Collective Action and the Urban Neighborhood, Cornell University Press, 1990