Western Reserve Historical Society

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A part of the Western Reserve Historical Society, housed within the History Center in University Circle, the WRHS Research Center is an amazing resource for the academic and for the family history researcher. Collections spanning national and local history and genealogy are available Thursday - Saturday in person or online.
  
 
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Revision as of 18:13, 29 October 2012


Western Reserve Historical Society

Contents

Contact Information

E-mail: info@wrhs.org

Address:

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:

  • Directions
  • Parking: The fee to park in the museum lot is $5. Special rates apply for special events.A parking space lease option for regular parking use is available. Return the completed application to the History Center Museum Store.
  • Map

Internet sites and databases:

  • [www.wrhs.org Western Reserve Historical Society Home Page]
  • [ipac.wrhs.org.8080/ Online Catalog]

Collection Description

A part of the Western Reserve Historical Society, housed within the History Center in University Circle, the WRHS Research Center is an amazing resource for the academic and for the family history researcher. Collections spanning national and local history and genealogy are available Thursday - Saturday in person or online.

Tips

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Guides

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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

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