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    • Chester Avenue being widened

    • Chester Avenue (Cleveland, Ohio); Streets; Construction
    • ''Chester avenue between E. 13th street and E. 17th street was closed to traffic today as workmen began widening the street from 36 feet to 56 feet. The pic- [text cut off] steam shovels used in the work. The work will be completed within a month,...
    • Creole Club at 12725 Kinsman Road

    • Roads; Streets; Kinsman Road (Cleveland, Ohio); Nightclubs; Buildings; Clubs; Bars (Drinking establishments); Bars; Tavern Club
    • "12725 Kinsman Creole Club, Confidence --or Folly? Is the question neighbors around this would-be tavern at 12725 Kinsman Rd. are asking. On Oct. 25, the liquor department ruled against permitting the transfer to this address of a permit held by a...
    • Water tower, Halle's

    • Department stores; Halle Brothers Co.; Water towers
    • "300 FEET ABOVE STREET LEVEL, this new 75,000-gallon water tank is being erected above the Halle Bros. Co. It will serve all of the store's buildings as fire protection. Workmen of the Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. are seen swinging the top section of...
    • Planting trees on campus

    • Fenn College; Cleveland (Ohio); Trees; Fenn Tower; Trees; Gardening
    • "BEAUTIFYING THE CAMPUS of Fenn College are these workmen from Peter Muller Horticultural Service of North Royalton. Ten trees were planted yesterday along Euclid Ave., next to Fenn Tower. According to Muller, the 20 to 25 foot trees are Skyline...
    • Do you remember handcars on the railroad

    • Madison (Ohio); New York Central Railroad; Railroad handcars; Railroad employees; Newspaper clippings
    • "Do you remember ... the 'hand' cars used by workmen on the railways? This picture was taken in 1910 by the old NYC tower between Lake St. and Bates Road. Lou Lossing is sitting on the car in the foreground, the men standing (left) John Kellogg,...
    • Work on bridge covering Doan Creek by Lakeshore Drive

    • Works Progress Administration; Bridges; Construction; Construction workers
    • "Exact site of new bridge span showing fill work going at far end. At left workmen are showing covering Doan Creek. Lakeshore Drive, Cleveland, Ohio" -- photo verso. (Works Progress Administration created 1935; name changed to Work Projects...
    • 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...
    • Examining shack

    • Homicides; Torso Murders; Superior Viaduct; Bridges; Criminal investigations; Superior Viaduct (Cleveland, Ohio)
    • "Fire Warden Patrick Barrett (in shack) examining shack under Superior Viaduct with Srgt. Victor Webber looking thru doorway as workmen prepare to tear it down."--photo verso.
    • Roger Blough ore carrier setting out for sea trials

    • Cargo ships; Shipping; Ships; Ship trials; Ore carriers; Lake Erie
    • "Freighter Ready for Sea Trials After Long Delay ... Lorain, Ohio: The Roger Blough sets out for sea trials on Lake Erie June 12th, nearly one year behind schedule. The 858-foot lake freighter was being prepared for sea trials June 24, 1971, when...
    • John Adams High School football stadium

    • Cleveland Public Schools; Stadiums; Football; Football coaches; Students; Works Progress Administration (U.S.); Football players; John Adams High School (Cleveland, Ohio)
    • "John Adams High School football stadium, 3817 E. 166th Street, constructed by WPA workmen. The freshman squad is shown here getting a lecture from Bob Riemer." - photo verso.
    • Remodeled laboratory at Woodbury Junior High

    • Schools; Shaker Heights; Woodbury Junior High School; Laboratories
    • "Remodeled laboratory at Woodbury Junior High in Shaker Heights brings the school up to the same level as Byron, Shaker's other and newer junior high school. Workmen remodeled the lab this summer, permitting the teaching of lab sciences for the...
    • Demolition of the Theatrical Grill

    • Cleveland (Ohio); Short Vincent (Cleveland, Ohio); Demolition; Theatrical Grill
    • "Roar like roll of giant dice was heard on Short Vincent today as workmen began knocking down walls to level fire ruins of the Theatrical Grill. Owner Morris (Mushy) Wexler says a new restaurant, bigger and better than ever, will rise from the...
    • Morgan, Garrett A.: 1954

    • Morgan, Garrett A. (1877-1963)
    • "Seeks Pension for Crib Rescue. Thirty-eight years ago this week Garrett A. Morgan risked his life to rescue workmen trapped in the disasterous explosion at the waterworks crib. Now 77, ailing, and nearly blind, Morgan has renewed his efforts to...

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