Category Archives: History

  • New B&B and Events Center in Kinsman

    Peter Allen Inn News Segment

  • Historic Home in Trumbull County

    The Vindicator, Published September 2015 EXTENSIVE RENOVATIONS to Kinsman’s historical Dr. Peter Allen House began two years ago, and during that time, townsfolk and passers-by have watched the process unfold with awe and curiosity. Throughout the restoration, owners Dick and Rhonda Thompson spared no expense in updating and preserving the handsome Federal style home.

  • New Chapter Opens at Allen House

    The Business Journal, Published August 2016 The opening this spring of the Peter Allen Inn & Event Center completes a journey of eight years, but at the same time opens a new chapter for the nearly two-century-old property in Kinsman Township. The house was built by architect Willis Smith in 1821 for Dr. Peter Allen,

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  • Places: The Doctor’s Inn

    Early American Life, Published Nov/Dec 2016 Our national government was hardly in its teens and Ohio’s only half that old when Dr. Peter Allen moved to the frontier town of Kinsman, Ohio, in 1808. As he watched civilization conquer the wilderness, he helped medicine out of its dark ages. Arriving with a black bag filled with

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