Set in Stone: The Role of Italian Americans in Building Lake View Cemetery
Sponsored by the Northern Ohio Italian American Federation (NOIA) and the Cleveland History Center
This video, originally a tour that was part of the Cleveland Humanities Festival, features Pamela Dorazio Dean, Curator of Italian American History at the Cleveland History Center, spotlighting Northeast Ohio Italian Americans who helped build Lake View Cemetery.
Legacies of African Americans who contributed to Cleveland’s Past
Sponsored by Dominion and KeyBank Foundation
The Lake View Cemetery Foundation in collaboration with Hiram College, the History Center at Western Reserve Historical Society and WVIZ/PBS ideastream presented four lectures on prominent African Americans buried at Lake View Cemetery.
February 8, 2017
Jane Edna Hunter, presented by Anisi Daniels Smith, Instructor of Sociology
February 15, 2017
Garrett Morgan, presented by Sandra Morgan, granddaughter of Garrett Morgan
February 22, 2017
Carl and Louis Stokes, presented by Vivien Sandlund, Professor of History
February 28, 2017
Charles and Helen Chesnutt, presented by Liz Piatt, Associate Professor of Sociology