Berea in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 2003 by Baldwin-Wallace College, The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 61-18.)
Marker series. Carnegie Libraries, and the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 41° 22.413′ N, 81° 51.169′ W. Marker is in Berea, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is on Front Street (Ohio Route 237) ¼ mile north of Bagley Road (Ohio Route 237). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berea OH 44017, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ogilvy Chapel of St. Thomas Episcopal Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lyceum Square (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Congregational United Church of Christ of Berea (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Berea Triangle (approx. half a mile away); Berea Union Depot (approx. half a mile away); The “Big Quarry” (approx. 0.6 miles away); Berea Sandstone Quarries (approx. 0.6 miles away); Berea District Seven School (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berea.
Regarding Baldwin University. The original location can be seen by checking into the “Big Quarry” historic marker.
Also see . . . Entry on Baldwin-Wallace College in the Encyclopedia of Cleveland History. (Submitted on April 20, 2009, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
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