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  • 15-18 #2- A Close View 15-18 #2- A Close View
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  • 15-18 James A. Garfield 15-18 James A. Garfield
  • 15-18 James A. Garfield 15-18 James A. Garfield
  • 15-18 James A. Garfield House, Moreland Hills 15-18 James A. Garfield House, Moreland Hills
Title, side A
Birthplace of James A. Garfield
Text, side A
James Abram Garfield, 20th President of the United States, was born here in 1831. His father died when he was two, but the family remained on the farm where James helped when he was not attending school. He continued to live here through his years as a driver and bowsman on the canal and as a student at Geauga Seminary and Hiram Eclectic Institute (later Hiram College). He left here in 1859 when he was elected to the Ohio Senate.
Text, side B
Birthplace of : James Abram Garfield, 20th President of the United States, November 19, 1831. This was formerly called Orange Township.
Address
1305 SOM Center Road
Moreland Hills, OH 44022
Location
1305 S.O.M. Center Rd., Birthplace of James Garfield
Coordinates
Latitude: 41.500853, Longitude: -81.438240.
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