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Image for East Fourth Street: The Rise, Decline, and Rebirth of an Urban Cleveland Street

East Fourth Street: The Rise, Decline, and Rebirth of an Urban Cleveland Street

By: Alan F. Dutka

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Cleveland Landmarks Press, Inc.: July 2011

Seller ID: 81773

ISBN: 0936760303

Condition: Used - Like New


CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . . Short in distance but long in memories, East Fourth Street's story has mirrored downtown Cleveland's dynamic rise, decline, and rebirth. Once the home to Cleveland's opera house, central markets, and five and dime stores, Fourth Street fell into disrepair in the second half of the 20th Century. Relive the stories and follow the renaissance of an urban Cleveland hotspot. View more info

Image for Charles F. Schweinfurth (1856-1919): Uncompromising Architect of Cleveland's Valiant Age

Charles F. Schweinfurth (1856-1919): Uncompromising Architect of Cleveland's Valiant Age

By: Anthony W. Hiti

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Artneo: 2013

Seller ID: 81775

ISBN: B07YJ95F74

Condition: Used - Very Good


VERY GOOD+ CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . . . Charles Frederick Schweinfurth (September 3, 1857 - November 8, 1919) was a prominent architect in Cleveland, Ohio. His brother Julius Schweinfurth was also an architect and they did some projects as a partnership. Schweinfurth moved to Cleveland to design Sylvester T. Everett’s Euclid Avenue mansion. It would be the first of at least 15 he designed on 'Millionaire's Row' by 1910. The 23-room mansion Schweinfurth designed for Samuel Mather in Bratenahl, Ohio was built in 1890 is now the Shoreby Club. ... View more info

Image for Official Street Atlas of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County Including: Avon, Avon Lake, Eastlake, Timberlake, Lakeline, Wickliffe, Willowick, Willoughby (2012-2013 Edition)

Official Street Atlas of Cleveland and Cuyahoga County Including: Avon, Avon Lake, Eastlake, Timberlake, Lakeline, Wickliffe, Willowick, Willoughby (2012-2013 Edition)

By: Commercial Survey Company

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Commercial Survey Company: 2012

Seller ID: 81767

ISBN: 281BNB1003778

Condition: Used - Very Good


VERY GOOD+ No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently used if at all. View more info

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Cleveland in the Gilded Age: A Stroll Down Millionaires' Row (American Chronicles)

By: Dan Ruminski, Alan Dutka

Price: $12.95

Publisher: The History Press: November 2012

Seller ID: 81765

ISBN: 160949878X

Condition: Used - Like New


CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . . Cleveland storyteller Dan Ruminski discovered that the 6 acres under his home were originally part of a 1,400-acre grand estate known as the Circle W Farm created by Walter White, founding brother of the White Motor Company. Drawn in by the fascinating history, Ruminski's investigation soon embraced the full legacy of Cleveland's industrial history and the indomitable characters who created the city's Gilded Age. John D. Rockefeller, Samuel Mather and more giants of industry built Cleveland's Millionaires' Row. Come peek ins... View more info

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Project: Preservation Cleveland An Historic and Comparative Analysis

By: Daniel I. Vieyra, Virginia O. Benson,Robert C. Gaede

Price: $9.95

Publisher: The George Gund Foundation: 1985

Seller ID: 81778

ISBN: B00261PBY6

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Light wear on cover. Appears unread. View more info

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Cleveland Architecture, 1876-1976 (The Western Reserve Historical Society publication No. 149)

By: Eric Johannesen; Foreword-Meredith B. Colket, Jr.

Price: $29.95

Publisher: The Western Reserve Historical Society: 1981

Seller ID: 81772

ISBN: B0016D623Y

Condition: Used - Very Good


2nd Printing Revised (1981) Previous owner's name on inside front cover. Binding is tight and square. DJ is good. View more info

Image for The Cleveland Grays: An Urban Military Company, 1837-1919

The Cleveland Grays: An Urban Military Company, 1837-1919

By: George Vourlojianis

Price: $17.95

Publisher: The Kent State University Press: February 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed By Author

Seller ID: 81762

ISBN: 0873386787

Condition: Collectible - Like New


1st Edition / 1st Printing - Signed by Author. CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . . . Vourlojianis examines the history of the Grays from its founding in 1837, through military service in three wars, to its modern incarnation as a social and philanthropic group. While the nature of the organization has changed, the Grays still maintain a proud tradition of service to their city. Primarily a social group with strong philanthropic and educational interests, the expanded membership of the modern Grays continues to add to and participate in the rich, colorful his... View more info

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John D. Rockefeller: The Cleveland Years (Western Reserve Historical Society publication No. 126)

By: Grace Goulder Izant; Foreword-Frederick C. Crawford

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Western Reserve Historical Society: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81769

ISBN: 0911704094

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


Stated 1st Edition. Previous owner's inscription on inside front cover. Binding is tight and square. DJ is goodFrom private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. View more info

Image for The Van Sweringens of Cleveland: The Biography of an Empire (The Western Reserve Historical Society publication No. 148)

The Van Sweringens of Cleveland: The Biography of an Empire (The Western Reserve Historical Society publication No. 148)

By: Ian S. Haberman

Price: $26.95

Publisher: The Western Reserve Historical Society: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81776

ISBN: B009IQYNU0

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


Stated 1st Edition. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. DJ is fair with chips. From private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. . . . . . . . . . . . Oris Paxton Van Sweringen (April 24, 1879 - November 22, 1936) and Mantis James Van Sweringen (July 8, 1881 - December 12, 1935) were brothers who became railroad barons in order to develop Shaker Heights, Ohio. They are better known as O. P. Van Sweringen and M. J. Van Sweringen, or by their collective nickname, the Vans. The brothers came from a farming area near Wooster, Ohio. Their father was for a time ... View more info

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Showplace of America: Cleveland's Euclid Avenue, 1850-1910 (Ohio)

By: Jan Cigliano

Price: $24.95

Publisher: The Kent State University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 81777

ISBN: 0873384458

Condition: Used - Very Good


2nd Printing (1993) No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. DJ is VG. From private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. Gently read if at all. . . . . . . Euclid Avenue, which runs through the heart of downtown Cleveland, was for 60 years one of the finest residential streets of any city in 19th century America. Showplace of America is the fascinating account of the rise and fall of this elegant promenade, including portrayals of the eminent architects who created its opulent residences and colorful details about the lives of the wealthy people who occupied the... View more info

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The Terminal Tower, Tower City Center: A Historical Perspective (The Western Reserve Historical Society publication No. 177)

By: John J. Grabowski

Price: $15.95

Publisher: The Western Reserve Historical Society: October 1990

Seller ID: 81779

ISBN: 0911704442

Condition: Used - Very Good


No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . Terminal Tower is a 52-story, 235 m (771 ft), landmark skyscraper located on Public Square in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, United States. Built during the skyscraper boom of the 1920s and 1930s, it was the second-tallest building in the world when it was completed. Terminal Tower stood as the tallest building in North America outside of New York City from its completion in 1930 until 1964. It was the tallest building in the state of Ohio until the completion of Key Tower in 1991, and remains the second-talles... View more info

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Samuel Mather: First Citizen of Cleveland

By: Kathryn L. Makley

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Tasora Books: November 2013

Seller ID: 81766

ISBN: 1934690694

Condition: Used - Like New


CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. From private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. . . . . . . . . . . Samuel Mather, First Citizen of Cleveland, brings to life a world of incredible wealth, personal accomplishments, and great generosity by pioneers of the Industrial Revolution, many of whom lived on the fabled Euclid Avenue during the Gilded Age of Cleveland. These magnates of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries were leaders in making Cleveland a national forerunner in the steel industry. They also spearheaded citywide efforts to address the socia... View more info

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Cleveland's West Side Market: 100 Years and Still Cooking

By: Laura Taxel, Marilou Suszko

Price: $44.95

Publisher: University Of Akron Press: October 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81774

ISBN: 1931968942

Condition: Collectible - Like New


1st Edition / 1st Printing - CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. From private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. . . . . . . . . Cleveland’s West Side Market is a matchless culinary and cultural resource, a nationally significant architectural treasure, and part of the city’s distinctive urban landscape. In continuous use since it opened in 1912, the market is among the oldest municipally owned and operated retail food arcades and one of only a handful of such places left in the country. The book chronicles the history of this notable landmark and ... View more info

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Cleveland Heights (OH) (Images of America)

By: Marian J. Morton

Price: $10.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: May 2005

Seller ID: 81758

ISBN: 0738533882

Condition: Used - Like New


CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . . . . ., During its more than a century as a Cleveland suburb, Cleveland Heights has been shaped by the natural topography, technology, enterprising developers, elected officials, and its residents of many backgrounds. The result has been a rich mosaic of places and people. In the 1890s, wealthy Clevelanders began to leave the city's smoky factories and congested neighborhoods for the 'heights' in East Cleveland Township. In 1901, the heights became the hamlet of Cleveland Heights. As its population changed, so did the suburb'... View more info

Image for The Overlook of Cleveland and Cleveland Heights (Images of America)

The Overlook of Cleveland and Cleveland Heights (Images of America)

By: Marian J. Morton

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: May 2010

Seller ID: 81759

ISBN: 0738578223

Condition: Used - Like New


CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . . . . . Railroad tycoon turned real estate developer Patrick Calhoun named the premier residential boulevard of his Euclid Heights allotment the Overlook because of its location high on a bluff overlooking Case School of Applied Science, Western Reserve College, Lake Erie, and the city of Cleveland. By 1910, the boulevard was lined with the mansions of Cleveland's wealthy and powerful. Today, although traces of the Overlook's glory days remain, most of its great mansions are gone, replaced by apartment houses and the dormitori... View more info

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Cleveland's Lake View Cemetery (OH) (Images of America)

By: Marian J. Morton

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Arcadia Publishing: 2004

Seller ID: 81760

ISBN: 0738532304

Condition: Used - Like New


CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . Cleveland's Lake View Cemetery reveals the profound effects the cemetery and the City of Cleveland had on one another. Founded in 1869, this garden cemetery served as an escape and a model for Cleveland parks and suburbs, such as University Circle, Little Italy, East Cleveland, and Cleveland Heights. Lake View is home to cultural, economic, and political leaders and thousands of others from all classes, races, and religions. This rich diversity is manifested in the natural and man-made landscape, which features the President J... View more info

Landmark Architecture of Cleveland

By: Mary-Peale Schofield

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Ober Park Associates: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 81770

ISBN: 0916668142

Condition: Collectible - Very Good


Stated 1st Edition. (1976) No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. From private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. 222 pages, 5 leaves of plates : illustrations, maps (some folded) ; 25 cm. . . . . . . . TABLE OF CONTENTS: Introduction: Cleveland; a Prairie City founded by New Englanders -- 1.) Public Square -- 2.) The Warehouse District and Old River Street -- 3.) Ohio City -- 4.) The Flats -- 5.) The Pelton Park neighborhood -- 6.) The group plan and downtown Cleveland -- 7.) Upper Euclid Avenue -- 8.) Urban renewal area and Eas... View more info

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Lost Grand Hotels of Cleveland (Landmarks)

By: Michael C. DeAloia

Price: $12.95

Publisher: The History Press: October 2014

Seller ID: 81757

ISBN: 162619632X

Condition: Used - Like New


CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. . . . . . . . . During Cleveland's heyday, the world's most influential businessmen, politicians and entertainers flocked to America's sixth-largest city, enjoying the full hospitality of splendid hotels befitting a first-rate metropolis. Marked by architectural splendor, sumptuous design, technical innovation and world-class service, these grand palaces rose and fell with Cleveland's fortunes. From Teddy Roosevelt dining under the ornate chandeliers of the Hotel Hollenden's famed Crystal Ballroom to Bob Hope and Jack Benny cracking wise ... View more info

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Cervin Robinson: Cleveland, Ohio - An exhibition of 100 photographs commissioned by the Cleveland Museum of Art

By: Photographer-Cervin Robinson; Foreword-Evan H. Turner

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Cleveland Museum of Art: November 1989

Seller ID: 81780

ISBN: 0910386994

Condition: Used - Very Good


Previous owner's name on title page. Binding is tight and square. From private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. . . . . . . Foreword by Evan H. Turner; Introduction by Cervin Robinson; The 100 Gelatin Silver Prints Commissioned by The Cleveland Museum of Art; Biography. `. . . . . . This personal and social document, according to Evan Turner, Should be seen as one individual's considered effort to grasp the particular character of a major American City as a whole. It is the dynamics existing between buildings (more often by chance than intent), the juxtaposition of the grandiloque... View more info

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Distinguished Homes of Shaker Heights: An Architectural Overview

By: Richard Campen; Introduction-Robert C. Gaede; Photographer-Richard N. Campen

Price: $39.95

Publisher: West Summit Press: 2012

Seller ID: 81771

ISBN: 0960135677

Condition: Used - Like New


3rd Printing (2012) CLEAN!! No marks. Might as well be new. Appears unread. From private collection, dust cover is in archival mylar. . . . . . For anyone who is from this area or knows this area, this is an outstanding book. The photography is beautiful and shows both exterior and interior of these magnificent homes. It was especially wonderful to read about the architects--I recognized many of the houses but never had any idea who designed them. Am ordering another copy for my brother for Christmas! -- Clare View more info