Cleveland in Cuyahoga County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
LGBT Civil Rights Movement
The Lesbian-Gay Community Center and other organizations were joined by gay bars in the building and on the block: Ohio City Oasis, Man’s World, Tool Shed, and Crossover. Around the corner, at Detroit and W. 32nd Street, was Club Cleveland, a gay bath-house and gathering place, which existed in various buildings in the area for decades until is closed in 2009. Across
Erected 2017 by LGBT Center of Greater Cleveland, Equality Ohio, Ohio City, Inc., and The Ohio History Connection. (Marker Number 133-18.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
Location. 41° 29.368′ N, 81° 42.654′ W. Marker is in Cleveland, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is on West 29th Street south of Detroit Avenue (Alternate Ohio Route 6), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1404 W 29th St, Cleveland OH 44113, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John W. Heisman Birth Site (approx. 0.4 miles away); Saint Ignatius High School (approx. half a mile away); Market Square (approx. half a mile away); Irish Famine Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Alexis de Tocqueville (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ohio and Erie Canal (approx. 0.6 miles away); John D. Rockefeller, 1839-1937 / The Standard Oil Company (approx. 0.7 miles away); Moses Cleaveland’s “Capital Town” (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cleveland.
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 24, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 20, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 20, 2019, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.