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Cleveland in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Henry A. Sherwin

1842-1916

 
 
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By Christopher Busta-Peck, September 28, 2008
1. Henry A. Sherwin Marker
Inscription. Founded the Sherwin-Williams Company, the world's largest paint and sulfa drug base manufacturer in 1866. The company developed reliable ready mixed paint in 1880, the paint roller in 1944 and washable latex paint in 1950.
 
Erected by Lake View Cemetery.
 
Location. 41° 30.822′ N, 81° 35.856′ W. Marker is in Cleveland, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker can be reached from Euclid Avenue (U.S. 20). Touch for map. Marker is in Lake View Cemetery, near the Euclid Avenue entrance. 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. Rufus Dunham (a few steps from this marker); In Memory of the Teachers and Children Who Lost Their Lives in the Collinwood School Fire (within shouting distance of this marker); Carl B. Stokes (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ernest R. Ball (approx. 0.2 miles away); L. Pearl Mitchell (approx. mile away); Joseph Carabelli (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of the Home of the Poet Harold Hart Crane (approx. 0.4 miles away); Burial Place of James A. Garfield (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cleveland.
 
Also see . . .  Lakewview Cemetery website
Henry A. Sherwin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, September 28, 2008
2. Henry A. Sherwin Marker
The Sherwin family plot can be seen just off center, in the distance.
. (Submitted on October 13, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyIndustry & CommerceNotable Persons
 
Sherwin family plot image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Busta-Peck, September 28, 2008
3. Sherwin family plot
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 5, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,020 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 5, 2008, by Christopher Busta-Peck of Shaker Heights, Ohio.
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