Bain Park Cabin

Bain Park Cabin (HM7FT)

Location: Fairview Park, OH 44126 Cuyahoga County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 26.413', W 81° 51.194'

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Envisioned by Fairview Village Mayor, David R. Bain, this community center was originally completed in 1937 as a project of the Works Progress Administration (WPA), a Depression-era work relief program initiated by the Federal Government in 1935. A fire destroyed the original log cabin on December 14, 1937, just four days before the planned dedication. With the support of the community, Mayor Bain turned again to the WPA for funding and labor to rebuild the structure. This cabin, constructed of bricks on the original foundation, features an 8'x12' mural painted by artists of the WPA's Federal Art Project and which depicts Fairview's history through the 1930s. The new cabin was dedicated on January 15, 1940, and was named in honor of Mayor Bain in 1957, four years after his death.
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HM NumberHM7FT
Series This marker is part of the Ohio: Ohio Historical Society series, and the Works Progress Administration (WPA) projects series.
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Marker Number24-18
Year Placed2002
Placed ByOhio Bicentennial Commission, The Longaberger Company,The Fairview Park Historical Society, and The Ohio Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 10:07pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 428720 N 4587978
Decimal Degrees41.44021667, -81.85323333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 26.413', W 81° 51.194'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 26' 24.78" N, 81° 51' 11.64" W
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Area Code(s)440, 216
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4576-4598 W 210th St, Fairview Park OH 44126, US
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