Late Prehistoric Period
Imagine what it was like to live in the long, multi-family homes
made of wooden poles. What kinds of vegetables did they raise
on the floodplain? (See nearby historical marker.) By the time
European people arrived in the early 1700’s, these Whittleley
Tradition people had disappeared from the Cuyahoga Valley.
Erected by National Park Service.
Location. 41° 23.124′ N, 81° 37.212′ W. Marker is near Valley View, Ohio, in Cuyahoga County. Marker is at the intersection of Canal Road and Stone Road, on the right when traveling south on Canal Road. marker is in the Cuyahoga Valley National Park on the Ohio & Erie Canal Tow Path Trail. Touch for map.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. South Park Village and the Whittlesley Tradition (here, next to this marker); Valley View Veterans Honor Roll (approx. ¾ mile away); Ride the Rails (approx. ¾ mile away); Valley View Village Town Hall (approx. ¾ mile away); Route to the Coalfields (approx. ¾ mile away); Industrial Cleveland (approx. ¾ mile away); Lock 38 (approx. one mile away); Mule Power (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Valley View.
More about this marker. this story board makes reference to the adjacent OHS marker, # 80- 18
Categories. • Agriculture • Anthropology & Archaeology • Architecture • Native Americans •
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 26, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 25, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 25, 2019, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.