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History of Cleveland & NEO: Business History

Resources about the history of greater Cleveland and northeast Ohio.

General Sources

Much of this is found from searching or browsing the Cleveland Memory Project

Remember to explore the various blue tabbed selections of local history resources arranged by type of material, especially the "Key Resources" one. It is found here.

Here are some resources more specifically targeted on business history resrouces:

* The Encyclopedia of Cleveland History: "Business, Industry and Technology" subjects

* The City Club of Cleveland Finding Aids -- list of lectures given by notable people, 1960-1982

* Northeast Ohio TV Memories. -- "a site for photos and memories of the people who worked in front and behind the cameras in Cleveland Area television since 1947."

Resources on General Business Themes

Generalized topics from BUS101 list:



Local History Librarian

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Bill Barrow
phone: (216) 687-6998 (office)

I am happy to help with questions about local history matters, and would very much appreciate your comments and suggestions. I look forward to hearing from you and helping you with your research.
-Bill Barrow, Head of Special Collections

Special Collections is on the third floor of the Michael Schwartz Library, in Rhodes Tower, and open 1:00-5:00 weekdays.