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The Western Reserve Historical Society

The Western Reserve Historical Society

In 1867, the Western Reserve Historical Society was founded to preserve and present the history of all of the people of northeast Ohio . Today, it is the largest privately supported regional historical society in the nation. The reason we're called the Western Reserve Historical Society instead of the Cleveland or Northeast Ohio Historical Society has to do with how the area was settled. When the original colonies of the United States were formed, most of the western borders were left blank, since the settlers didn't know how far west the land went. If you look at the map to your right, you'll notice that northern Ohio is exactly west of Connecticut, so we were originally part of the state of Connecticut . In 1786, the State of Connecticut gave up its claims to Western lands of the United States, except for a portion of northeastern Ohio known as the Connecticut Western Reserve. Later, the land was sold to the Connecticut Land Company, which surveyed and settled the region, but the nam... more.

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Euclid Beach Carousel Horse Necklace

Euclid Beach Carousel Horse Necklace

100% of profits goes to Western Reserve Historcial Society

Description

Riding a carousel and summers spent at the amusement park are fixtures in the American social memory. Euclid Beach Park, established on the shore of Lake Erie at East156th Street in 1894, occupies a very special place in the memories of many Greater Clevelanders. This silver pendant is created to represent one of the horses from the complete set of over fifty figures which are best known to Clevelanders as the Euclid Beach Park Carrousel (as spelled by Euclid Beach Park). Each horse is carefully hand-painted and set on an 18" chain.

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wrhs

Address

10825 East Blvd
Cleveland OH 44106
Phone: 216-721-5722 x297
Fax: 216-721-0891

About wrhs

Western Reserve Historical Society is a private, nonprofit educational institution that preserves and uses its collections, historic sites, and museums to inspire people to explore the history and cul...(more)

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