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Building decorated for Saengerfest during the 1870s. WRHS.

This large wooden hall was specially built and decorated for the German Saengerfest in Cleveland in 1874. WRHS.
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Dr. Sam Sheppard and Defense Counsel Fred Garmone outside the court chambers, 26 Oct. 1954. Courtesy of the Plain Dealer.

Dr. Sam Sheppard and Defense Counsel Fred Garmone outside the court chambers, 26 Oct. 1954. Courtesy of the Plain Dealer.
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This panoramic view shows Standard Oil Co.

Standard Oil Co.'s No. 1 Refinery in Cleveland when the city was the center of the world petroleum industry, 1889. WRHS.
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St. Agnes Catholic Church at Euclid and E. 81st., ca. 1940. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.

This exterior view shows St. Agnes Catholic Church at Euclid and E. 81st. during the 1940s. All but the bell tower was demolished in 1975. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archive.
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St. Joseph

St. Joseph's Church, ca. 1973. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.
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A detailed drawing of St. Mary

A detailed drawing of St. Mary's on the Flats, the first Catholic church in the city, 1838. WRHS.
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The S.S. Seeandbee docked in Buffalo, ca. 1930. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.

The Great Lakes steamer, the S.S. Seeandbee docked in Buffalo, ca. 1930. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU.
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Severance Hall, East Blvd. and Euclid Ave., home to the Cleveland Orchestra and the Musical Arts Association, n.d. WRHS.

Severance Hall, home to the Cleveland Orchestra and the Musical Arts Association as seen from the corner of Euclid and East Boulevard in an undated photograph. WRHS.
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A policeman patrols Short Vincent, 1964. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.

A policeman patrols the bars and nightclubs along Short Vincent street, 1964. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.
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Opening Day Crowds for the Slovenian National Home, ca 1924. WRHS.

A large crowd and flags and banners fill this image of the cornerstone ceremony for the Slovenian National Home on St. Clair Avenue., ca 1924. WRHS.
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Offices of the Soldiers

Women members of the Soldiers' Aid Society of the U.S. Sanitary Commission stand in front of the Society’s offices on Bank (West 6th Street) in 1865. WRHS.
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Soldiers and Sailors Monument on Public Square, 1890s. WRHS.

Soldiers and Sailors Monument on a nearly empty Public Square in the 1890s. WRHS.
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ARCHIBALD WILLARD

Archibald Willard’s famous painting, THE SPIRIT OF '76. WRHS.
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An advertisement for Stadium Opera Week held at Cleveland Municipal Stadium, July 1931. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.

An advertisement for Stadium Opera Week held at Cleveland Municipal Stadium, July 1931. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.
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City of Cleveland Statistical Planning.

Map of the City of Cleveland Statistical Planning Areas in 1995.
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Crowds converge and stop traffic during the streetcar strike of 1899. WRHS.

Crowds converge and stop traffic during the streetcar strike of 1899. WRHS.
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Decoration of the famous Sterling-Lindner Christmas tree, ca. 1967. CPL.

This large, lavishly decorated indoor Christmas tree at the Sterling-Lindner company, as seen in this ca. 1967 photograph, was a regional holiday highlight. ca. 1967. CPL.
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Cleveland Mayor Tom L. Johnson inspects a city street repair crew and its work, ca. 1907. WRHS.

Cleveland Mayor Tom L. Johnson inspects a city street repair crew and its work, ca. 1907. WRHS.
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Civil Subdivisions of Cuyahoga County, 1843.

Map of Civil Subdivisions of Cuyahoga County, 1843.
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Civil Subdivisions of Cuyahoga County, 1903.

Map of Civil Subdivisions of Cuyahoga County, 1903.
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Civil Subdivisions of Cuyahoga County, 1928.

Map of Civil Subdivisions of Cuyahoga County, 1928.
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Civil Subdivisions of Cuyahoga County, 1995.

Map of Civil Subdivisions of Cuyahoga County, 1995.
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A Drawing of the Superior Ave. Viaduct from the 1880s. WRHS.

This drawing of the Superior Ave. Viaduct from the 1880s shows the full extent of the structure with traffic moving both east and west. WRHS.
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The Superior Avenue Viaduct as it appeared in the 1890s. WRHS.

A horse-drawn streetcar stands on the eastern end of the Superior Avenue Viaduct in the 1890s. WRHS.
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Construction on the Terminal Tower, Aug. 1927. Courtesy of Tower City Archives.

The ironwork for the Terminal Tower is complete and stone façade reaches nearly two-thirds of the way to the top in this construction image taken in Aug. 1927. Courtesy of Tower City Archives.
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A Proposed Design for the New Union Terminal, ca. 1919. WRHS.

This postcard shows the initial “tower-less” design for the New Union Terminal, ca. 1919. WRHS.
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County Coroner Samuel Gerber and Cleveland Police detectives search among the rocks of the lakefront for remains of victims of the Torso Murderer, 1938. CPL.

County Coroner Samuel Gerber and Cleveland Police detectives search among the rocks of the lakefront for remains of victims of the Torso Murderer, 1938. CPL.
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Postcard (2 of 5) sent to Eliot Ness in 1954 by an asylum inmate who some people believe may have been the torso murder.
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Postcard (2 of 5) sent to Eliot Ness in 1954 by an asylum inmate who some people believe may have been the torso murderer.
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Postcard (4 of 5) sent to Eliot Ness in 1954 by an asylum inmate believed by some to have been the Torso Murderer. WRHS.

Postcard (4 of 5) sent to Eliot Ness in 1954 by an asylum inmate believed by some to have been the Torso Murderer. WRHS.
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Postcard (5 of 5) sent to Eliot Ness in 1954 by an asylum inmate believed by some to have been the torso murderer.

Postcard (5 of 5) sent to Eliot Ness in 1954 by an asylum inmate believed by some to have been the torso murderer.
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Grand Opening of "The Avenue" at Tower City Center, March 1990. Courtesy of the Plain Dealer.

A large crowd watches an indoor balloon release at the grand opening of "The Avenue" at Tower City Center, March 1990. Courtesy of the Plain Dealer.
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Forklift testing at Towmoter Corp., Aug. 1942. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.

A fork lift is tested for load capacity outside the Towmoter Corp. plant in Aug. 1942. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.
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Ground Transportation, 1860

Map of ground transportation routes in Cuyahoga County, 1860.
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Ground Transportation, 1910

Map of ground transportation routes in Cuyahoga County, 1910.
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Ground Transportation, 1995

Map of ground transportation routes in Cuyahoga County, 1995.
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Members of Troop A patrol the Mexican Border, ca. 1916. WRHS.

Members of Troop A patrol the Mexican Border on horseback, ca. 1916. WRHS.
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The Union Depot, Cleveland

This image, taken from above the railroad tracks shows the Union Depot, Cleveland's second railroad terminal, on the lakefront, ca. 1866. WRHS.
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Mason A. Hargrave, Pres. of the Marcus Garvey Foundation, places the African national flag in the City Hall Rotunda to commemorate the Universal Negro Improvement Association, 10 Feb. 1984. CPL.

Mason A. Hargrave, Pres. of the Marcus Garvey Foundation, places the African national flag in the City Hall Rotunda to commemorate the Universal Negro Improvement Association, 10 Feb. 1984. CPL.
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The U.S. Marine Hospital at Lakeside and E. 9th St., 1915. WRHS.

Trees and lawns surround the U.S. Marine Hospital at the northwest corner of Lakeside and E. 9th St. in this 1915 image. WRHS.
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The construction of the Detroit-Superior (Veterans

The ironwork for the main span of the Detroit-Superior (Veterans' Memorial) High-Level Bridge in this image taken on 1 Nov. 1915. WRHS.
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Demonstrators along Euclid Ave. on the campus of CWRU protest U.S. involvement in Southeast Asia, 1970. CWRU Archives.

Student demonstrators block Euclid Ave at Adelbert Road on the campus of CWRU in protest U.S. involvement in Southeast Asia on May 4, 1970. CWRU Archives.
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The lagoon and fountain at Wade Park, ca. 1900. WRHS.

Two young girls watch boaters on the Wade Park lagoon in 1888. WRHS.
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War Services Center on Public Square, ca. 1943. CPL.

The War Services Center occupies a temporary structure on the northwest quadrant of Public Square while pedestrians and pigeons populate the surrounding area circa 1943. CPL.
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An interior view of the Turret Lathe Assembly Department at Warner & Swasey Co., ca. 1912. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.

Workers populate the shop floor in this interior view of the Turret Lathe Assembly Department at Warner & Swasey Co., ca. 1912. Cleveland Press Collection, CSU Archives.
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Water and Sewage Treatment Facilities

Map of Water and Sewage Treatment Facilities in Cuyahoga County.
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Garrett Morgan rescues a victim of the Waterworks Tunnel Disaster, July 1916. WRHS.

Garrett Morgan rescues a victim of the Waterworks Tunnel Disaster, July 1916. WRHS.
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Homeless people crowd the inside of the Wayfarer

The Wayfarer's Lodge provided temporary shelter for people in need during the Great Depression, ca. 1930. WRHS.
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The Weideman Building, on W. 9th St. near Lakeside Ave., ca. 1920. (CPL)

Horse drawn wagons and automobiles can be seen in this image of the Weideman Building, on W. 9th St. near Lakeside Ave., ca. 1920. (CPL).
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A postcard illustration of the boardwalk of White City Amusement Park, ca. 1900s. WRHS.

A crowd of well-dressed men and women walk along boardwalk in this postcard illustration the White City Amusement Park, ca. 1900s. WRHS.
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Workers assemble half-trac combat vehicles at the White Motor Co. Plant, 1941. CPL.

Workers assemble half-trac combat vehicles at the White Motor Co. Plant, 1941. CPL.
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The Williamson Building on Public Square, ca. 1920s. Courtesy of the Plain Dealer.

Horse-drawn wagons and pedestrians fill the streets in this image of the Williamson Building on Public Square, ca. 1910. Courtesy of the Plain Dealer.
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The Wings Over Jordan Choir, ca. 1940s. WRHS.

Members of the Wings Over Jordan Choir, wear military-style uniforms and stand in the “V for Victory” formation in this early 1940s image. WRHS.
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An 1899 Winton buggy. Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum, WRHS.

A brand new 1899 Winton automobile stands on a muddy road outside the Winton factory. Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum, WRHS.
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The Workers Olympiad, held in Cleveland in 1936, protested the Olympic Games held in Nazi Germany and the capitalist control of sports in the United States. WRHS.

This poster promotes the Workers Olympiad, which was held in Cleveland in 1936 as a protest of the Olympic Games held in Nazi Germany and the capitalist control of sports in the United States. WRHS.
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A World War I Liberty Loan drive on Public Square, July 1918. WRHS.

Crowds surround an allied tank on exhibit during a World War I Liberty Loan drive on Public Square, July 1918. WRHS.
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Members of the Zarja Singing Society perform Il Trovatore, Nov. 1934. WRHS.

Members of the Slovenian Zarja Singing Society perform the opera Il Trovatore, in November 1934. WRHS.
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