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Cleveland Neighborhood History: Home

Provides access to local history via a geographic focus on historic or contemporary neighborhoods and other districts.

Welcome to Cleveland

Greetings & Introduction

This is the home page of the research guide for neighborhoods and other historic districts and places in Greater Cleveland & NE Ohio. Clicking on any of the blue tabs, above, will present a list of known resources to help you research that area's history. This is an on-going process, so check back periodically to find updates. 

Please feel free to email us with questions about this site our about local history resources generally. Our contact information is on the right-hand side here.  We are only here to help!

This page is part of the "History of Cleveland & NE Ohio" resource guide.


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.