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West Park Historical Society

Mail Correspondence Address:
West Park Historical Society
P.O. Box 35454
Cleveland, Ohio 44135

General Membership Inquiries:
[email protected]

Our Encore performance of “The Annexation of West Park to City of Cleveland in 1923” was a hit!

(Originally presented in November, 2022)

Historian Ross Bassett was joined by Josephine Curella Cardillo and Julieanne Appleson Phillips in taking our audience back to 1923

Julieanne as “Toots” Franz, a student at West Park High, Bill Phillips 1923 West Park resident, Josephine as Mama Zappone
Ross, a man of many West Park characters.


The 2024 West Park Historical Society calendar is here!

Call first if you want to be sure they have calendars left. It was a very limited printing this year.

Gene’s Place to Dine Kamm’s Plaza 216-252-1741
K&K Portage Market Warren Village Plaza 216-941-0288
Puritas Nursery 19201 Puritas Ave 216-267-5350

Contact Elaine at [email protected] for mail orders or to get the historical society member discount.

If you missed an event, you can watch them here:

WPHS Henry Wright Presentation

WPHS Tyler Barn Presentation

The WPHS Board took a behind-the- scenes tour of the Variety theater.