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At the catafalque on Public Square, a crowd gathers on April 28th, 1965, to view the body of Abraham Lincoln.

A crowd gathers at the catafalque on Public Square to view the body of Abraham Lincoln, 28 Apr. 1865. WRHS.
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A view of the façade of the Academy of Music on Bank (West 6th Street), ca. 1880s. WRHS.

The Academy of Music, ca. 1880s. WRHS.
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Ahaz Merchant

Ahaz Merchant's map of 1835 shows Cleveland just prior to its incorporation as a city.
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An interior view of the International Salt Co. (now Akzo-Nobel) mine underneath Whiskey Island, 1966. CPL.

The International Salt Co. (now Akzo-Nobel) mine underneath Whiskey Island, 1966. CPL.
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Period automobiles line the street in front of Al Sutphin

Al Sutphin's Cleveland Arena, 1947. Courtesy of the Plain Dealer.
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From the Cleveland Press Collection at the CSU Archives, an image of Muhammad Ali watching Chuck Wepner fall to the canvas in the 15th round, 24 Mar. 1975.

Muhammad Ali watches Chuck Wepner fall to the canvas in the 15th round, 24 Mar. 1975. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.
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A view of the Alta House Social Settlement at Mayfield Rd. and E. 125,in Little Italy, ca. 1920. WRHS.

Alta House, Mayfield Rd. and E. 125, ca. 1920. WRHS.
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This sculpted head of Amasa Stone, first used as a keystone at the old Union Depot, now adorns the Amasa Stone Chapel on the Case Western Reserve University Campus.

This sculpted head of Amasa Stone, first used as a keystone at the old Union Depot, now adorns the Amasa Stone Chapel. Wendell Morningstar Photography.
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A team of Engineers survey the partially completed Ambler Parkway in 1895. WRHS.

Engineers survey Ambler Parkway, 1895. WRHS.
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Armed forces personnel bearing flags stand at attention at the dedication ceremonies of the American Cultural Garden, July 1943. Courtesy of the Plain Dealer

Dedication ceremonies at the American Cultural Garden, July 1943. Courtesy of the Plain Dealer.
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A nearly completed ship is ready to launch at the Cleveland Ship Building Co., a forerunner of the American Ship Building Co., 1890. WRHS

Cleveland Ship Building Co., a forerunner of the American Ship Building Co., 1890. WRHS
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A map of Ancient Shorelines of Lake Erie in Cuyahoga County

Ancient Shorelines of Lake Erie
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Samuel Andrews

Samuel Andrews's mansion, also called "Andrews's Folly," located on Euclid Ave., ca. 1890. WRHS.
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The Great Lakes cruise ship, S.S. Aquarama docks in Cleveland in 1956. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives

The S.S. Aquarama docks in Cleveland, 1956. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.
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The Astor House, the oldest structure in Cleveland, as it appeared in the early 1900s. WRHS

The Astor House as it appeared in the early 1900s. WRHS
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The Charcoal Plant of the Austin Powder Company stands  near the Five Mile Lock of the Ohio-Erie Canal, ca. 1870. The facility exploded in 1907. WRHS

Charcoal Plant of the Austin Powder Company, near the Five Mile Lock of the Ohio-Erie Canal, ca. 1870. The facility exploded in 1907. WRHS.
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The sled dog Balto, named for explorer Samuel Johansen Balto, stands beside his owner, Gunnar Kasson, ca. 1925. CPL

The Astor House as it appeared in the early 1900s. WRHS.
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Snow piles from the blizzard of 1913 impede traffic on West 25 Street. WRHS

The blizzard of 1913 impedes traffic on West 25 Street. WRHS.
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A carriage is exiting the Blue Rock Mineral Springs at the foot of Cedar Hill, ca. 1900.

Carriage exits the Blue Rock Mineral Springs at the foot of Cedar Hill, ca. 1900. In 1995, the site was the location for the Lincoln Storage Co. WRHS.
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This large three-story house on Kinsman Road served as the first location of the Booth Memorial Hospital  Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives

First location of the Booth Memorial Hospital on Kinsman Rd., n.d. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.
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A view from behind home plate shows a crowd of over 100,000 watching the intercity championship baseball game between White Auto and Omaha "Luxus" teams at Brookside Park Stadium, 10 Oct. 1915.  WRHS

The intercity championship baseball game between White Auto and Omaha "Luxus" at Brookside Park Stadium, 10 Oct. 1915. Over 100,000 spectators viewed the contest. WRHS.
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African-American newsboys gather in front of the Call & Post building, home to Cleveland

Newsboys gather in front of the Call & Post building, ca. 1935. Photo from the Allen Cole Collection, WRHS.
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Case Hall, a noted concert and lecture hall at Public Square and Superior is shown as it appeared in the early 1900s. WRHS.

Case Hall as it appeared in the early 1900s. WRHS.
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The three-story Cataract House Hotel at Broadway and South Miles avenues was a noted hotel in the Newburg area of Cleveland in 1867. CP

The Cataract House Hotel, Broadway and South Miles avenues, 1867. CPL.
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The Cataract House Hotel, Broadway and South Miles avenues, 1867. CPL.

The three-story Cataract House Hotel at Broadway and South Miles avenues was a noted hotel in the Newburg area of Cleveland in 1867. CPL.
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Soldiers stand in formation outside the Central Armory on Lakeside Avenue during World War I. WRHS

Soldiers stand in formation at Central Armory during World War I. WRHS.
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Shoppers look for bargains at dealers’ tables outside the Central Market, E. 4th St., ca. 1946. WRHS

Central Market, E. 4th St., ca. 1946. WRHS.
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This view from the Cuyahoga River shows the swing span of the Central Viaduct circa 1910.

The Central Viaduct spans the Cuyahoga River, ca. 1910. WRHS.
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Map of City of Cleveland Wards, 1840

City of Cleveland Wards, 1840
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Map of City of Cleveland Wards, 1860

City of Cleveland Wards, 1860
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Map of City of Cleveland Wards, 1880

City of Cleveland Wards, 1880
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Map of City of Cleveland Wards, 1900

City of Cleveland Wards, 1900
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Map of City of Cleveland Wards, 1920

City of Cleveland Wards, 1920
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Map of City of Cleveland Wards, 1949

City of Cleveland Wards, 1949
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Map of City of Cleveland Wards, 1963

City of Cleveland Wards, 1963
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Map of City of Cleveland Wards, 1995

City of Cleveland Wards, 1995
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Debate of Carl B. Stokes and Seth Taft at the City Club of Cleveland during the 1967 mayoral campaign. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives/Photo by Bill Nehez.

A large crowd sits at tables to hear Carl B. Stokes and Seth Taft debate at the City Club of Cleveland during the 1967 mayoral campaign. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives/Photo by Bill Nehez.
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Image of Cleveland City Hall ca. 1880s. WRHS.

Cleveland City Hall as it appeared in the 1880s. WRHS.
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Firefighters rescue workers by ladder at the Cleveland Clinic main building during the Clinic Disaster on 15 May 1929. Courtesy of the Archives of the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and the Plain Dealer

Firefighters rescue workers at the Cleveland Clinic Disaster, 15 May 1929. Courtesy of the Archives of the Cleveland Clinic Foundation and the Plain Dealer.
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A three-horse team pulls the Cleveland Fire Department

The Cleveland Fire Department's Engine NO. 2 on Public Square, ca. 1910. WRHS.
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Members of the Cleveland Gatling Gun Battery test their weapons at Lake Chatauqua, ca. 1895. WRHS

The Cleveland Gatling Gun Battery, at Lake Chatauqua, ca. 1895. WRHS.
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Members of the Cleveland Grays in full uniform pose for a group picture at Camp Wise, ca. 1890s. WRHS

The Cleveland Grays gather at Camp Wise, ca. 1890s. WRHS.
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Numerous signs and advertisements adorn the facade of  the Cleveland Herald Building on Bank Street (W. 6th) and Superior Avenue, ca. 1870s. WRHS.

The Cleveland Herald Building, Bank Street (W. 6th) and Superior Avenue, ca. 1870s. WRHS.
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Cleveland Metroparks System.

Map of the Cleveland Metroparks System.
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The crowd and players stand for the National Anthem at the 1954 All Star Game held at Cleveland

The crowd and players stand for the National Anthem at the 1954 All Star Game held at Cleveland's Municipal Stadium, 13 July 1954. The Sporting News.
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A  ceramist sprays glaze on a small statue at Cowan Pottery

A ceramist at work at Cowan Pottery's studio, 1928. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.
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A piano and microphones stand in the main studio of the Cleveland Recording Co in this undated photograph

Cleveland Recording Co. Studio
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A piano and microphones stand in the main studio of the Cleveland Recording Co in this undated photograph

Cleveland Recording Co. Studio
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A passenger car of the Cleveland, Southwestern, & Columbus Interurban Railway, arrives in Cleveland ca. 1920. WRHS

Passenger car of the Cleveland, Southwestern, & Columbus Interurban Railway, ca. 1920. WRHS.
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An aerial view of the Cleveland State Hospital shows the extent of the large complex on Turney Road, ca. 1951. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives

An aerial view of the Cleveland State Hospital complex, ca. 1951. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.
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Map of Cleveland Wards, 1986

City of Cleveland Wards, 1986
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Three Gothic style buildings on Woodland Avenue served as the Cleveland Workhouse in the 1880s.  WRHS.

Cleveland Workhouse, ca. 1880s. WRHS.
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Charred aftermath of the Lakeview Elementary School after the tragic Collinwood school fire, 4 Mar. 1908. WRHS

The smoldering remains of Lakeview Elementary School after the Collinwood school fire, 4 Mar. 1908. WRHS.
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Hiram House float in the 1919 Community Fund Parade. WRHS.

Children in ethnic costume fill the Hiram House float in the 1919 Community Fund Parade. WRHS.
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This five-story steel sphere was used for oxygen-therapy for patients at the Cunningham Sanitarium, ca. 1930.  Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.

The Cunningham Sanitarium, ca. 1930. The five-story steel sphere was utilized for oxygen-therapy for the sanitarium's patients. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.
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The Cuyahoga Building on Public Square, designed by Daniel H. Burnham and erected in 1893, was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.

The Cuyahoga Building on Public Square, designed by Daniel H. Burnham and erected in 1893, was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.
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Map of Cuyahoga County Congressional Districts, 48th Congress

Congressional Districts, 48th Congress
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Map of Cuyahoga County Congressional Districts, 61st-82nd Congress

Congressional Districts, 61st-82nd Congress
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Map of Cuyahoga County Congressional Districts 93nd-97th Congress

Congressional Districts, 93nd-97th Congress
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Map of Cuyahoga County Congressional Districts 104th Congress

Congressional Districts, 104th Congress
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A view of the Cuyahoga River, looking north from the riverbank at Superior Ave., 1870. WRHS

A view of the Cuyahoga River, looking north from the riverbank at Superior Ave., 1870. WRHS.
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Doctors

Doctors' Hospital at 12345 Cedar Rd., ca. 1948. Courtesy of the Plain Dealer.
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