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    • A letter from the Burton Handle Company from September 21, 1895.

    • Business & finance; Burton Handle Company
    • A letter from the Burton Handle Company requesting payment from the John Porter Hardware Co. on September 21, 1895. The Burton Handle Company were manufacturers of Plows, Cultivators, Handles, Bobsleds, Horse Rakes, and Castings. M.J. VanRiper...
    • Night Scene at Municipal Airport, Cleveland, Ohio

    • Hopkins Airport; Airports; Hopkins Airport Administration Building
    • "This scene shows the entrance from the Administration Building to the landing field where planes are constantly arriving and departing, carrying passengers, mail and baggage to all parts of the country. The Cleveland Municipal Airport is...
    • No. 13: The House of Wills - Cleveland, Ohio

    • House Of Wills; Funeral homes and Funeral practices; East 55th St.; Hospitals; Cleveland Hebrew Schools
    • Currently vacant (2014) since 2011 the building at 2491 e.55th. Was the House of Wills Funeral Home. "The House of Wills was established in 1905 by J. Walter Wills Sr. This Negro institution has become a landmark in tradition and service. It is...
    • Jolly Good Show

    • Great Britain; Rhodesia; Zimbabwe; Thatcher, Margaret;
    • Editorial cartoon by Ray Osrin of a lion in a suit with "Thatcher's Rhodesia Settlement" written on the front of it. The lion is holding up two fingers on his left hand in the peace sign. With his right hand behind his back he is holding two...
    • MGM Tragedy

    • Las Vegas (Nev.); Hotels; Casinos; Death; Tragedies; Fires; Slot machines;
    • Editorial cartoon by Ray Osrin of the grim reaper holding onto the handle of a slot machine with "MGM Tragedy" on the side of it. Across the top of the slot machine are three matching symbols of a skull and crossbones. This relates to the fire...
    • Carl Stokes' pointy gavel

    • Forbes, George L.; Stokes, Carl B.; Gavels; Municipal government; Judges; Cleveland City Council
    • The handle of Carl Stokes' gavel is sharpened like a pencil, looking like a stake. The gavel is resting on a chair labeled "Forbes," most likely George Forbes of Cleveland City Council.
    • Judicial baloney

    • Editorial cartoons; Judicial proceedings; Judges
    • A judge's gavel, the handle labeled "U.S. District Court" and the head-- shaped like a log of bologna and labeled "Judicial Balo"-- sits next to a knife labeled "Judicial Council" that has cut some slices off the gavel.
    • osrin0329

    • Labor leaders; Meany, George
    • Editorial cartoon by Ray Osrin of a toilet plunger with "Meany" written on it and an American flag flying at half mast from the handle. There is a burning cigar on the ground next to it. This cartoon marked the death on January 10, 1980 of former...
    • 1475 Warren Road - Lakewood High School

    • Lakewood (Ohio); Lakewood High School; Warren Rd. (Lakewood, Ohio); Lakewood Public Schools
    • Lakewood High School, 1475 Warren Rd.; the second location of Lakewood High School. After the new building opened on Franklin Blvd. the school was converted into Wilson School to handle the overflow from Grant Elementary School across the street....
    • Daycare at Parmadale

    • Orphanages; Orphans; Parmadale Children's Village Of St. Vincent De Paul; Parmadale Family Services
    • "In 1956, two cottages were joined together and remodeled and equipped to handle pre-school youngsters who had been previously cared for at St. Edward's Home in Cleveland."
    • Employees at Fairmont Creamery

    • Dairy products; Dairy products industry; Employees; Fairmont Creamery Company
    • "Fairmont's story starts in the top left picture, where Dennis Wolfe of Strongsville, milk receiving room superintendent, empties a 10-gallon can. Below, left, W. H. Wright of 1773 Saratoga avenue, Fairmont manager, poses with the 1500-pound butter...
    • The Mountaineer

    • Hanna Mining; Coal yards; Coal; Machinery; Mining equipment
    • "'The Mountaineer' : To it's very tip, THE MOUNTAINEER, the world's largest shovel rises 160 feet into the air (the height of a 16-story building), The shovel has a 60 cubic-yard dipper (90 tons), a boom 150 feet long, a dipper handle 92 feet long,...
    • World's largest shovel at work

    • Hanna Mining; Coal yards; Coal; Machinery; Mining equipment
    • "Taking A Big Bite: Cadiz, Ohio. -- The world's largest shovel dipper which takes a 40 cubic foot bite is shown in operation at the Hanna Coal Company mine near Cadiz. The dipper is capable of moving enough earth at one bite to fill a room 12-feet...
    • Cleveland port with overseas cargo ships

    • Harbors; Cargo Ships; Lakefront
    • “Nine 'salties' nearly fill our port … Overseas cargo ships nearly filled Cleveland’s port yesterday [text cut off] ships to be in at any one time so far this year. The ships are referred to as 'salties' in maritime lingo, as [text cut off] the...
    • Hunter Apartments

    • Cleveland (Ohio); Scovill Avenue (Cleveland, Ohio); Apartments; Hunter, Jane Edna (Harris)
    • "Hunter, Jane E. - Hunter Apartments at 2266-70 Scovill, owned by Jane Hunter. '$400,000 fortune began with rents from these two properties purchased in 1919 by Phillis [sic] Wheatley Assn. founder Miss Jane E. Hunter, whose estate was inventoried...

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