Recent Gifts to LHS Collections–November 2016

From November 2016 Newsletter:


  • David Glick:  Frontier Metropolis: Picturing Early Detroit, 1701-1833, (Lake Erie Series) coffee table book, c2001
  • Sarah Twitchell:  crazy quilt of wools and flannels left in Elaine Mellott’s cottage at 545 Central Avenue
  • Don Caldwell estate:  several items RE: Lakeside Volunteer Fire Department and Lakeside Methodist Church; 14 historic Lakeside post cards
  • Cindy Young estate:  awards from 1981 Lakeside tennis tournaments
  • Mary Beth Cromwell Staib: family scrapbook with 62 photos from 1944 Lakeside Youth Institute (including two photos that led to confirmations of names for two Ross Cottages on East Second St.) and Oliver Cromwell scrapbook pages of Epworth League Cleveland District Institute at Lakeside 1939
  • Anonymous: framed 11 x 14″ color photo of West Fifth Street gate in winter, c1995
  • Norma Bruce: 1989 CLSC book History of England and 1901 book Sunday School Movements in America with information about Chautauqua Sunday School assemblies
  • Mary Anne Gill Asbury: numerous Samuel R. and William P. Gill family documents and photos
  • George Danchisen: 49 boxes of Lakeside & Marblehead Railroad documents, 1893-1961
  • Lakeside Association: tin finial 40″ high removed from SE cupola on Hotel Lakeside east wing


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