Cleveland in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The West Park African American Community
Erected 2003 by the Westown Community Development Corporation, West Park Community Coalition Inc., and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 71-18.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church ⛪, and the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series lists.
Location. 41° 26.573′ N, 81° 46.532′ W. Marker is in Cleveland, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is on Guardian Boulevard east of West 130th Street, on the left when traveling east. It is in Brookfield Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 12517 Guardian Blvd, Cleveland OH 44135, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The National Carbon Company / GrafTech International (approx. 2.4 miles away); Nicholson Homestead (approx. 2.9 miles away); Dr. Jared Potter Kirtland (approx. 3 miles away); Brookside Stadium (approx. 3.1 miles away); Rockport Cemetery of Pioneer Days (approx. 3.2 miles away); Puritas Springs Park / The Cyclone Roller Coaster (approx. 3.2 miles away); Alexander Winton Homestead (approx. 3.4 miles away); First Brick Rural Road in United States (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cleveland.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 19, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 19, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 83 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 19, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.