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.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Ohio Historical Society / The Ohio History Connection marker series.
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. Touch for map. In the parking lot of the German Central Organization. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7863 York Rd, Cleveland OH 44130, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. 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); Hampson Post No. 499 G.A.R. Civil War Memorial (approx. 3 miles away); John Shepherd - An American Hero (approx. 3 miles away); Old District 10 Schoolhouse (approx. 4 miles away); Berea District Seven School (approx. 4.7 miles away); Town Hall and School Building (approx. 4.9 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 entrance gates and just through them is the marker on a central island.
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.
Additional keywords. Ethnic Groups German club
Categories. • 20th Century • Charity & Public Work • War, World I • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 8, 2009, by Lora Szloh of Berea, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,263 times since then and 12 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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