Western Reserve Historical Society

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Western Reserve Historical Society
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Contact Information

E-mail: info@wrhs.org


The History Center
10825 East Boulevard
Cleveland, Ohio 44106

Telephone: Library Research Services: 216-721-5722 x1509

Hours and holidays:

History Center in University Circle
Tuesday-Saturday: 10:00a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Closed: Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

Research Center
Sunday - Wednesday: Closed
Thursday - Saturday: Open 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Same holidays

Directions, maps, and public transportation:[1]  {Optional}

Internet sites and databases:

  • The State Library of Ohio has links to digital collections for genealogists. Their home page has a link titled sources for genealogists which will give you these links.

Repository Internet site {create a link for each bullet, and then give a line or two listing content so the reader will know if it is worthwhile to click on that link}.

  • Repository catalog online.
  • Repository database.
  • other(s).

Collection Description

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{Optional: Internet or guide books describing this collection for genealogists. }

Alternate Repositories

{ List (link to a Wiki article for) at least one or more other repositories that collect overlapping records, or similar family history material including central repositories, affiliated or branch repositories, higher level jurisdiction repositories, parent or daughter jurisdiction repositories. Also list neighboring repositories with similar records. Please briefly explain how each substitute repository is related.}

If you cannot visit or find a source at the Western Reserve Historical Society, a similar source may be available at one of the following.

Overlapping Collections

  • Alternate Repository {create link for each, and give line or two describing collection}

Similar Collections

Neighboring Collections


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