1874 Robert Russell Rhodes Mansion in Cleveland, Ohio (PHOTOS)

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1874 Robert Russell Rhodes Mansion in Cleveland, Ohio

2905 Franklin Boulevard, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 44113

Built in 1874, the Robert Russell Rhodes Mansion is a historic home located in Cleveland, Ohio. The home was purchased from Rhodes in 1888 by John Meckles, a German immigrant. According to ClevelandHistorical.org, “In the 100 years that have elapsed since that purchase, the house has served the county as a juvenile detention home (1918-1932), a county nursing home (1939-1962), county welfare department (1962-1963), a school for disabled children (1963-1977), and as the county archives (1977-present).”

Photo by: Clevelandhistorical.org



Photo by: Clevelandhistorical.org
Photo by: Clevelandhistorical.org