Parma in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
German Central Organization
Erected 2003 by the Ohio Bicentennial Commission and the Ohio Historical Society. (Marker Number 69-18.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Settlements & Settlers War, World I • War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1924.
Location. 41° 21.175′ N, 81° 45.322′ W. Marker is in Parma, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of York Road and Barron Drive. In the parking lot of the German Central Organization. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7863 York Rd, Cleveland OH 44130, 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. Crile Hospital (approx. 1.1 miles away); The Stearns Homestead (approx. 1.9 miles away); First Brick Rural Road in United States (approx. 2.7 miles away); George Washington (approx. 2.8 miles away); Hampson Post No. 499 G.A.R. Civil War Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); John Shepherd - An American Hero (approx. 3 miles away); Woodvale Union Cemetery (approx. 3.7 miles away); Old District 10 Schoolhouse (approx. 4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Parma.
More about this marker. You can't see it from the street. There is a really long driveway and through a parking lot. There are
Regarding German Central Organization. The German Central Organization runs yearly Octoberfests and fish fry Friday's constantly. They also rent out the patio and various buildings for dinners and banquets like weddings so one should show courtesy and not walk on grass and use paths provided to see marker and additional memorial garden.
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 8, 2009, by Lora Szloh of Berea, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,537 times since then and 79 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 8, 2009, by Lora Szloh of Berea, Ohio. 2. submitted on November 9, 2009, by Lora Szloh of Berea, Ohio. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 10, 2009, by Lora Szloh of Berea, Ohio. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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