Pepper Lake in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 2003 by the Ohio Bicentennial Commission, the International paper Company Foundation, and The Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 62-18.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Education • Women. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1871.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2550 Lander Rd, Cleveland OH 44124, 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. Saint Angela Merici (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); David Berger Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Raw Jackson (approx. 2.3 miles away); William E. Telling / William E. Telling Mansion (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Mills of Gates Mill (approx. 3.3 miles away); Hiram House (approx. 3.4 miles away); John Carroll University (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Cleveland Grand Prix (approx. 3.9 miles away).
Also see . . . Ursuline College. Excerpt:
Recognizing the special need for an institution of higher education for women, Mother Mary of the Annunciation Beaumont, the first superior of the Cleveland Ursulines and the founder of Ursuline College, obtained a charter from the state of Ohio to establish a college “to confer, on the recommendation of the faculty, such degrees and honors as are conferred by colleges and universities in the United States.” Ursuline College thus became one of the first Catholic women's colleges(Submitted on July 24, 2019.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 24, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 128 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 24, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
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