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1Title:  The Italian cultural gardens in Cleveland    
 Creator:  Schullian, Dorothy May. 
 Publication:  Privately printed, n.p.],1941. 
 Call #:  Pam. S415 
 Extent:  6 p. 
 Subjects:  Cleveland Cultural Gardens (Cleveland, Ohio)
 
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2Title:  Cleveland Cultural Gardens    
 Creator:  Cleveland Cultural Garden Federation 
 Publication:  Cleveland Cultural Garden Federation, Cleveland, Ohio,1981. 
 Notes:  "Much of the text is from Their paths are peace, by Clara Lederer, with additional text and some photography by the Cleveland Cultural Garden Federation." 
 Call #:  Pam. C2444 
 Extent:  28 p. : ill. (some col.), plans ; 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  Parks -- Ohio -- Cleveland | Cleveland Cultural Gardens (Cleveland, Ohio)
 
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3Title:  The Cultural Gardens of Cleveland    
 Uniform Title:  Parks and recreation.    
 Creator:  Atkinson, Harold E. 
 Publication:  American Institute of Park Executives, Rockford, Ill.],[1937] 
 Notes:  "Reprinted from Parks and recreation ... November, 1937." Cover title. 
 Call #:  F34ZJG A875C 1937 
 Extent:  8 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Gardens -- Ohio -- Cleveland | Cleveland Cultural Gardens (Cleveland, Ohio)
 
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4Title:  Their paths are peace: the story of Cleveland's Cultural Gardens    
 Creator:  Lederer, Clara. 
 Publication:  Cleveland Cultural Garden Federation, Cleveland],1954. 
 Call #:  F34ZJG L473 
 Extent:  99 p. : ill. ; 29 cm. 
 Subjects:  Parks -- Ohio -- Cleveland | German Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland | Cleveland Cultural Gardens (Cleveland, Ohio) | Cleveland imprints 1954
 
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5Title:  Richard J. Konisiewicz Papers     
 Creator:  Konisiewicz, Richard J. 
 Dates:  1930-2000 
 Abstract:  Richard J. Konisiewicz was born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio. He served as president of the Cleveland Cultural Garden Federation and the Polish Cultural Garden Association. He also served as Liaison for Ethnic and International Affairs for Cleveland Mayor Michael White. In that capacity, he was the mayor's liaison for Rockefeller Park, the Cleveland Cultural Garden Federation, and the individual ethnic garden associations. The collection consists of agendas, articles of incorporation, awards, brochures, by-laws, constitutions, correspondence, lists, maps, minutes, newsletters, newspaper clippings, programs, and reports. 
 Call #:  MS 5063 
 Extent:  0.40 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Cleveland Cultural Garden Federation (Cleveland, Ohio) | Cleveland Cultural Gardens (Cleveland, Ohio) | Gardens -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Konisiewicz, Richard J., 1953- | Polish Cultural Garden Association (Cleveland, Ohio)
 
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6Title:  Latvian Association of Cleveland Records     
 Creator:  Latvian Association of Cleveland 
 Dates:  1999-2009 
 Abstract:  The Latvian Association of Cleveland was founded in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1950 to unite the Latvian immigrant community in northeast Ohio, promote Latvian culture and traditions, and preserve the Latvian language. Beginning in 1999, the organization sponsored the effort to develop the Latvian Cultural Garden in Cleveland Cultural Gardens of Rockefeller Park. The garden was dedicated in 2006. The collection consists of the contents of two scrapbooks that document the development and dedication of the Latvian Cultural Garden in Cleveland, Ohio. 
 Call #:  MS 5261 
 Extent:  0.40 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Latvian Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Biography. | Latvian Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History. | Cleveland Cultural Gardens (Cleveland, Ohio) | Latvian Cultural Garden (Cleveland, Ohio)
 
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7Title:  German Cultural Garden Association Records     
 Creator:  German Cultural Garden Association 
 Dates:  1961-1986 
 Abstract:  The German Cultural Garden was officially opened on June 2, 1929 as part of the Cleveland Cultural Gardens, landscaped gardens with statuary honoring various ethnic groups in Cleveland, Ohio, situated along East Boulevard and Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard. The German garden was the second garden to be constructed, following the Hebrew Cultural Garden in 1926. The Cleveland Cultural Gardens Historic District was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 2005. The collection consists of budgets, membership lists, correspondence, ledgers, newsletters, newspaper clippings, and event programs. 
 Call #:  MS 5236 
 Extent:  0.80 linear feet (2 containers) 
 Subjects:  Cleveland Cultural Gardens (Cleveland, Ohio) | Gardens -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | German Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland | German Cultural Garden (Cleveland, Ohio) | German Cultural Garden Association (Cleveland, Ohio)
 
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8Title:  Alexander L. "Sonny" DeMaioribus Papers     
 Creator:  DeMaioribus, Alexander L. 
 Dates:  1939-1949 
 Abstract:  Alexander L. "Sonny" DeMaioribus (1898-1968) was born in the Little Italy neighborhood in Cleveland, Ohio, and lived there on Coltman Rd. until the late 1930s. He was a bachelor who had four sisters and one brother. DeMaioribus attended Murray Hill School and East High School in Cleveland. In 1917, he became a messenger for the Cleveland Home Brewing Company. By the time the company closed in 1953, he had become its president and chief owner. DeMaioribus' interest in politics prompted him to run for city council in 1925. Despite a loss in that election, support from his fellow Italians in the 19th Ward (Little Italy), got him elected as their councilman in 1927. This made DeMaioribus the first Italian American elected to serve on the city council. DeMaioribus held many positions throughout his career in politics, including Ward Leader (1932-1960), Council President (1934-1942), Chairman of the National Committee (1945), and County Chairman of the Board of Elections (1960). He was a major leader in the Republican Party, serving as a delegate to the Republican National Convention and chairman of the local GOP executive committee. DeMaioribus worked to honor and emphasize Italian culture in the city of Cleveland through a number of different organizations and initiatives. One of his initiatives included the establishment and dedication of the Italian Cultural Garden. The Italian Cultural Garden was established in 1930, but was not completed. In 1939, DeMaioribus became president of the Italian Cultural Garden Association and the Italian Cultural Garden Sponsors Committee. He initiated fundraising campaigns for the garden as well as directed and oversaw its construction. His efforts came to fruition with the formal dedication of the garden on September 14, 1941. The collection consists of materials related to Alexander L. "Sonny" DeMaioribus' work with the Italian Cultural Garden Association, including correspondence, contracts, newspaper clippings, financial statements, purchase orders, reports, blueprints, speeches, member lists, histories, and invoices. 
 Call #:  MS 5080 
 Extent:  0.21 linear feet (1 container and 1 oversize folder) 
 Subjects:  DeMaioribus, Alexander L., 1898-1968. | Italian Cultural Garden Association. | Italian Cultural Garden Committee. | Italian Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Gardens -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Gardens -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Design. | Parks -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland Cultural Gardens (Cleveland, Ohio) | Italian Cultural Garden (Cleveland, Ohio)
 
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9Title:  Better Gardens Club Records     
 Creator:  Better Gardens Club 
 Dates:  1926-2005 
 Abstract:  The Better Gardens Club was a Jewish women's gardening organization originally affiliated with The Temple-Tifereth Israel in Cleveland, Ohio. The Better Gardens Club was established in November 1926 by 12 members of the Temple Women's Association as The Temple Garden Club. Providing the congregation of The Temple with fresh altar flowers and participating in local flower shows were among the group's activities. In 1931 the group became part of the Garden Club of Greater Cleveland and the Garden Club of Ohio. By 1938 the group had changed its name to Better Gardens Club. The Better Gardens Club sponsored garden and flower shows, winning several awards. The group also contributed to the community by designing, creating, and distributing displays of flowers for many local agencies, including Menorah Park Center for the Aging. The collection consists of agendas, applications, ledgers, lists, minutes, newspaper clippings, programs, rosters, scrapbooks, and speech texts. 
 Call #:  MS 5159 
 Extent:  0.60 linear feet (2 containers) 
 Subjects:  Better Gardens Club (Cleveland, Ohio) | Cleveland Cultural Gardens (Cleveland, Ohio) | Gardening -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Societies, etc. | Jewish women -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Societies and clubs. | Jewish women -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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10Title:  John V. Corrigan Papers     
 Creator:  Corrigan, John V. 
 Dates:  1938-1999 
 Abstract:  John V. Corrigan was a Cleveland, Ohio, Irish American lawyer and judge who served in the Ohio House of Representatives, as a judge on the Cleveland Municipal Court, Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas, as chief justice of the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas, and on the Ohio Court of Appeals. He was active in several philanthropic and cultural organizations, including the Children's Council and the Executive Committee of the Cleveland Cultural Gardens. The collection consists of articles of incorporation of the Irish Cultural Garden, a biographical sketch of John V. Corrigan, a book, a bulletin, conference papers, correspondence, historical data regarding the Irish cultural Garden, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, programs, and speeches. 
 Call #:  MS 4860 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Corrigan, John V. | Corrigan family. | Cleveland Cultural Garden Federation (Cleveland, Ohio) | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Irish Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Societies, etc. | Judges -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Irish American families -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland Cultural Gardens (Cleveland, Ohio)
 
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