Western Reserve Historical Society
The Western Reserve Historical Society, a non-profit, cultural institution, serves as the primary center for the study and presentation of northeastern Ohio's human history. The Society exists to collect, preserve, interpret and exhibit the possessions and to collect and make available for scholarly research the documentation of the diverse peoples who have made the Western Reserve and northeastern Ohio their home. In addition, the Society acts to preserve and interpret historic properties within the same region. Included within the scope of the Society's interest are all the residents of the area, ordinary people as well as those of special distinction, beginning with the advent of written history to the present.