Lakewood Historical Society – Inside the Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument

Presentation by Timothy Daley. Despite original public disapproval, the Cuyahoga County Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument endures into its second century with a dazzling facelift making it downtown’s most impressive historical sight. Timothy Daley, the monument’s executive director, will review the construction and history of this structure, including a description of its exterior statuary, the meaning of its interior bas-relief panels, and the symbolism of its windows and decor.