Green Book Details Geraldine Hotel appears in the Green Book from 1938 to 1959 at 2212 E. 40th St. in the category Hotels. No further information is available.
Hotels & Tourist Homes
Green Book Details Lincoln Hotel appears in the Green Book in 1940 and 1946 at E. 40th St. & Scovill Ave. in the category Hotels. This appears to have been in error, as the hotel closed in the 1920s. No further information is available.
The Majestic Hotel was located on East 55th Street at Central Avenue and was Cleveland’s largest Black-owned hotel in the middle decades of the 20th century. In a period when African Americans could not always obtain fair treatment at the city’s leading downtown hotels such as the Cleveland and Hollander, the Majestic Hotel offered fine […]
Edith Wilkins was the owner and proprietor of The Wilkins School of Cosmetology, which trained young African American women how to offer cosmetology services. Her cosmetology school was renowned throughout Ohio even though Edith Wilkins was not originally from Ohio. Edith Wilkins was born in Plumville, Arkansas, in 1893 and attended Poro College of Cosmetology […]