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    • The Animals working on their motorcycles

    • Motorcycle clubs; Gangs; Motorcycles
    • “Cleveland, Ohio; Their bikes are their most prized possessions, say the ‘Animals.’ Shown working on their motorcycles are (from left): V.C; Gabby; and Tom (only nicknames given). In foreground is an unusual three-wheeler. Local authorities are...
    • Side view, Schweinfurth House

    • Schweinfurth House; Schweinfurth, Charles; Euclid Ave.; East 75th. St.; Romanesque revival (Architecture); Architectural elements

    • Schweinfurth House was originally designed and built by Cleveland architect Charles F. Schweinfurth. The House is located on East 75th Street near Euclid Avenue. Originally designed for important clientele, it also served as Schweinfurth's...
    • Tudor Arms Hotel Moses Cleaveland figure detail

    • Tudor Arms Hotel; Hotels; Cleveland (Ohio); Sculpture; Gothic revival (architecture); Moses Cleaveland Statue
    • "A late Romantic Revival high rise, this building sports unusually rich Tudor Gothic details blended into a fine brick skin. The Figure is probably that of Moses Cleaveland himself. Tudor Arms now graduate House at East 107th and Carnegie erected...
    • Builder's Exchange Building, Cleveland, Ohio

    • Builders Exchange; Cleveland Union Terminal; Downtown Cleveland; Terminal Tower (Cleveland, Ohio)
    • "An 18-story unit of the Cleveland Terminal Group, housing many builders' supply companies and their exhibits. An unusual feature is a completely furnished two-story exibition home." --card verso
    • Women's City Club luncheon with Hanna Theater

    • Women's City Club; Women's clubs; Grimes, Tammy; Bennett, Paul; Andrews, Nancy; Tucker, Forrest; McDevitt, Ruth; Gampel, John; Grander, Farley; Paterson, Dick; Vardi, David; McCarty, Mary; Dinnis, Alfred; Celebrezze, Anthony
    • "City Club Group Sees Stars, Often by Donna Lucas When the Women's City Club goes to the theater, the theater returns the visit. A parade of stars from Hanna Theater productions has been coming to the club rooms in the Bulky Bldg. since last fall...
    • Garbage in Cuyahoga River

    • Bridges; Iron mining; Mining equipment; Canals; Steamboats; Industrial productivity
    • "Cruising Down the Cuyahoga : Traffic on the Cuyahoga River is heavy during the summer with ore boats, tugs and excursion boats. Among the sights along the river's bank, beneath its bridges, are piles of debris that few motorists moving high above...
    • 1629 Dodge Court - Hermit Club (detail)

    • Cleveland; Hermit Club; Meade, Frank B.
    • "Expert wood carving adorns the Hermit Club on Dodge Court. It is from 1900 to 1930, when Tudor Revivalism was in vogue and Middle Ages motifs were widely admired." --data from the photographic series by Frank Aleksandrowicz depicting unusual...
    • Hotel Statler, Cleveland

    • Hotel Statler; Hotels
    • "Hotel Statler, Cleveland With 700 rooms, baths and all the modern features and devices that have made"Statler Equipment" and "Statler Service" famous. Every room has private bath with automatic mixer and anti-scald device, running ice-water, a...
    • Hotel Statler, Cleveland

    • Hotel Statler; Hotels; Restaurants
    • "Hotel Statler, Cleveland With 700 rooms, baths and all the modern features and devices that have made"Statler Equipment" and "Statler Service" famous. Every room has private bath with automatic mixer and anti-scald device, running ice-water, a...
    • The Lobby, Hotel Statler, Cleveland

    • Hotel Statler; Hotels
    • "Hotel Statler, Cleveland With 700 rooms, baths and all the modern features and devices that have made"Statler Equipment" and "Statler Service" famous. Every room has private bath with automatic mixer and anti-scald device, running ice-water, a...
    • Hotel Statler Cleveland

    • Hotel Statler; Hotels; East 12th St.; Euclid Ave.
    • "Hotel Statler, Cleveland. With 1000 rooms, 1000 baths-400(with shower) at $1.50 and $2 a day, and 600(with both tub and shower) at $2.50 to $6. Every room has private bath, running ice-water and other unusual conveniences. Morning paper...
    • Jim Runyon holding Nixon portrait to be auctioned

    • Radio stations; Radio personalities; Fund raising; Auctions; Nixon, Richard; WKYC (Radio station : Cleveland, Ohio)
    • "Jim Runyon, WKYC Radio (right) will be guest auctioneer at the 3rd Annual Kidney Foundation of Ohio's Auction, Wednesday April 8 at 7 p.m. One of the more unusual items to be auctioned will be a color portrait of President Nixon which the high...
    • Lake Erie Iced Over

    • Avon Lake (Ohio); Ice; Lake Erie; Buildings; Winter; Snow; Dwellings; Houses
    • "Late January, early February 1961 - Lake Erie was iced over. The winter was unusually cold and when February arrived the water had frozen to the depth of 6 to 8 inches and more. It was not unusual to see large patches of ice cleared of snow and...
    • Mayor Ralph J. Perk's hair on fire

    • Perk, Ralph J.; Mayors; Rites & ceremonies; Fire; Accidents; American Metals Congress; Goggles; Torches
    • "Mayor Perk at opening [of] American Metals Congress show, Oct. 16, 1972, when [his] hair caught fire" -- photo verso. Perk was performing an unusual ribbon-cutting ceremony using an acetylene torch and a metal strip when errant sparks landed in...
    • Sign outside Lakeside Courthouse

    • Cuyahoga County Courthouse; Signs (Notices); Bonds (Negotiable instruments)
    • "Sign outside Lakeside Courthouse for court buildings bond issue" -- photo clipping. "Unusual sign urging support of the four-million-dollar Courthouse bond issues is displayed on the front steps of Lakeside Courthouse. Stating that the building...
    • Miss 3 to 11 Shop entrance at Parmatown Shopping Center

    • Shopping centers; Stores & shops; Department stores; Dummies; Parmatown Mall; Miss 3 to 11 Shop
    • "SMALL FRY HIT THE BIG TIME IN PARMATOWN'S NEW THREE TO ELEVEN SHOP Here is a most unusual shop designed expressly to please the mothers of youngsters three to eleven. Children's fashions are so attractive these days that shopping here is a never...
    • Heyse Apartments, 1673 Fulton Road

    • Fulton Rd.; Fulton Road (Cleveland, Ohio); Streets; Fulton Avenue (Cleveland, Ohio); Apartments; Architectural detail
    • "Stepped-gable technique was employed in the design and construction of the Heyse Apartments, 1673 Fulton Rd., built about 1900. The end of the Victorian era brought many such grab-bag designs, this one presumably borrowed from the Low-Country...

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