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Colonial Hotel and the Colonial Arcade, Cleveland, 1897, George H Smith, architect
Circa 1900. "Colonial Hotel"
The Great city of Cleveland Ohio, born & raised & proud to call my home. These pictures are from I time I didn't get to see but sure wish I had! The images are breath taking beautiful in my eyes!
Residence Inn, Downtown Cleveland. Old Colonial Hotel - Arcade
Colonial Arcade, Cleveland: 1900
Cleveland: The Hollenden Hotel: 1900
Cleveland circa 1908. "Colonial Arcade." Seen earlier here and here. 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company.
The Colonial Arcade, Cleveland
Suzy Homemaker ad from American Home, December 1966
Colonial Arcade: 1900 | Shorpy Historical Photo Archive
Howard A. Irwin. Howard is no longer the "missing person". He is someone who, through a bizarre series of events, never boarded Titanic, made it home to the US, eventually married and lived to his 60s.
Colonial Arcade in Cleveland, circa 1908. I'm a sucker for great lines like this. On the right of the photograph is a corset shop that probably wasn't in business for very many more years.
The Colonial Arcade, along with the Euclid Arcade, is one of two arcades that comprise the Fifth Street Arcades complex in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.
Circa 1900. "City Square. Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument, Cleveland."