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    • Lord Kitchener Medal

    • American Society for Metals
    • The Lord Kitchener Memorial Medal is a bronze medal designed by Julian Prosper Legastelois in 1918. The obverse features a portrait of Kirchener, while the reverse has the figure of Victory with sword in hand standing next to the British flag and...
    • City Club Forum: Ken Burns, documentary producer [video]

    • City Club of Cleveland; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Forums (Discussion and debate); Freedom of speech; City Club Forum; Burns, Ken, 1953-; Documentaries; Learning; History
    • Tuesday Special Forum: ''The war,'' is a new film about World War II, created by documentary filmmaker Ken Burns to address this question: ''What was it like to be in that war?'' Burns continues, ''In front of every episode, there's a printed...
    • City Club Forum: Julian Bond [video]

    • City Club of Cleveland; Speeches, addresses, etc., American; Forums (Discussion and debate); Freedom of speech; City Club Forum; Learning; History; Bond, Julian, 1940-2015; Racism; Civil rights; NAACP; School choice; Affirmative action programs;...
    • Friday Forum: ''Affirmative action, the NAACP's opposition to school vouchers, and the presidential election,'' were topics covered by Julian Bond, NAACP Board of Trustees chair. ''. . . the NAACP's history of fighting segregation and racism and...
    • Interview with Bruce H. Akers, Vincent C. Campanella and Richard A. Ganim, May 6, 2011 [video]

    • Akers, Bruce H.; Campanella, Vincent C.; Ganim, Richard A.;Perk, Ralph J.;Mayors; Mayoral Administration of Ralph J. Perk; Politics and Government; Oral histories; Recollections; Interviews; Klein, Richard
    • Bruce H. Akers served the Perk Administration first as Special Executive Assistant (1975-76) and then as Chief of Staff (1976-77). He also served on the Pepper Pike City Council for many years (1971-75, 1979-91). Mr. Akers further distinguished...
    • Obsequies: Martin Luther King Jr.

    • Funeral rites & ceremonies; King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968; Civil rights leaders; Civil rights
    • Martin Luther King Jr. was born on January 15, 1929 in Stockbridge, Georgia. He was a great African American leader who fought for equality. He was assassinated on April 4, 1968. His life was observed on April 9, 1968 at Ebenezer Baptist Church.
    • Grave of J. L. Weatherly

    • Cemeteries; Erie St. Cemetery; Weatherly, J. L.
    • "Cleveland's Erie Street Cemetery finally received a fund, willed a half century ago, to keep the grass cut on the grave of J.L Weatherly, founder and first President of the Cleveland Chamber of Commerce's parent Board of Trade of Cleveland. Mary...
    • Headstone of Gamaliel Fenton

    • Cemeteries; Erie St. Cemetery; Fenton, Gamaliel
    • Headstone of "Gamaliel Fenton... born in Mansfield, Conn Jan 31, 1763... Participated in Revolutinary Skirmishes at Horse Neck and White Plain, 1780. Fought at Plattsburgh in 1812. Married Elizabath Webber and came to Cleveland in 1832. Died during...
    • Fire at lakefront coal dock

    • Cleveland (Ohio); ; Waterfronts; Docks; Piers & wharves; Fires; Coal
    • "Fire at lakefront coal dock - GREAT CLOUDS OF BLACK SMOKE billowed from the downtown lakefront today as firemen fought a blaze at Pennsylvania's old Dock 24 at the foot of W. Ninth St. Workmen were dismantling a tipple for unloading coal cars into...
    • Spotlight: Bill Willis

    • Willis, Bill; Cleveland Browns (Football team : 1946-1995); Cleveland Browns (Football team : 1951)
    • "It didn't take [Head Coach Paul] Brown long to demonstrate his intention to cross the longtime professional football color barrier. Not only did Willis make the team, he launched an eight-year career that would take him all the way to the Hall of...
    • Ernest Bohn caricature, 1963

    • Bohn, Ernest J.; City planning; Cleveland (Ohio). City Planning Commission; Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority; Caricatures
    • "The Metropolitan Housing Authority's trustees and staffers are honoring Ernest J. Bohn, the town's 'Mr. Housing' at the Mid-Day Club today. He is retiring as director of the authority. To Ernie Bohn this HALO OF THE WEEK. He has served his...
    • Shaker Heights War Memorial

    • Shaker Heights; War; Memorial rites & ceremonies
    • A wooden Honor Roll of Shaker residents who fought in World War II was erected in 1943 in front of City Hall. It was inscribed "Roll of Honor To the Men and Women of Shaker Heights in the Armed Services." The temporary structure was dismantled...

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