Cleveland in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1952 by Case Western Reserve University.
Location. 41° 30.244′ N, 81° 36.504′ W. Marker is in Cleveland, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker can be reached from Adelbert Road. Touch for map. Marker is in the middle of the quad on the campus of Case Western Reserve University. Marker is in this post office area: Cleveland OH 44106, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Frances Payne Bolton (approx. ¼ mile away); The Cozad-Bates House / Anti-Slavery and Abolition (approx. 0.4 miles away); University Circle (approx. half a mile away); The Arthur G. McKee House (approx. half a mile away); Site of the Home of the Poet Harold Hart Crane Charles Waddell Chesnutt (approx. 0.6 miles away); Federation of India Community Association (approx. 0.8 miles away); L. Pearl Mitchell (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cleveland.
Also see . . . Michelson-Morley Experiment. “This movie simulates the set-up used in the Michelson-Morley experiment, including the non-existent aether wind they were trying to detect! The basic idea is to detect the time difference between light going ‘upstream then downstream’ and light going ‘across shore and back’.” (Submitted on September 28, 2008.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,652 times since then and 73 times this year. This page was the Marker of the Week September 28, 2008. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 27, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.