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Video: Cleveland’s Downtown Lakefront in 1926 As Seen From the Water

Monday, November 16, 2020

Video: Cleveland’s Downtown Lakefront in 1926 As Seen From the Water

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By Vince Grzegorek

on Mon, Nov 16, 2020 at 3:24 PM

You think we’ve mismanaged and wasted Cleveland’s gorgeous and unique access to Lake Erie in recent years? It could always be worse, as this video snippet from 1926 shows.

Video from 1926 showing a very rough downtown Cleveland lakefront. pic.twitter.com/lw9lJvqw53

— Dan Miller (@dm107_) November 16, 2020
(Hat tip to Dan Miller for unearthing/tweeting this absolute gem from the University of South Carolina’s library collection.)

Tags: Vintage Video, Lake Erie, Downtown Cleveland, Image

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