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Name: Monroe Walker Copper, Jr.

Birth/Established: December 5, 1897   Death/Dissolved: November 12, 1985

 


Biography:  
  Monroe W. Copper Jr. was born in Philadelphia and was a 1918 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Architecture. He left school for the Navy and served in the Atlantic during World War I. He later became a member of the Naval Reserve, returning to active service during World War II. He came to Cleveland in 1920 to work for Walker and Weeks where he worked on plans for the Cleveland Public Library and the Federal Reserve Bank. He also worked for architects Howell & Thomas. In 1924 he opened a practice with Donald O. Dunn, which lasted until Dunn's death in 1932. He specialized in elegant traditional residences in the Georgian and French style. He designed over 2,000 homes, 59 churches, 11 restaurants, and nine commercial buildings. He was a member of the firm of Copper and Conrad from 1934 to 1940. He was a member of the firm of Copper, Wade & Peck in 1945, later Copper & Wade and finally Copper, Wade, Copper & Rhaynes. 

 

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Building Name Date Address Status
1922
3574 Strathavon Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1923
15020 Shore Acres Drive
Cleveland
Standing
1924
3350 Lansmere Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1924
17103 Fernway Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1924
2841 Brighton Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1924
3345 Kenmore Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1924
15019 Shore Acres Drive
Cleveland
Standing
1924
18414 Lynton Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1924
10011 Cliff Drive
Cleveland
Standing
1924
17725 Fernway Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1924
3046 Woodbury Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1925
3300 Avalon Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1925
2867 Torrington Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1925
3304 Chalfant Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1925
3299 Elsmere Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1925
3265 Dorchester Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1925
3520 Ingleside Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1925
3598 Glencairn Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1925
3326 Lansmere Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1925
3666 Hilldana Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1925
2906 Claremont Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1925
3305 Grenway Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
3315 Grenway Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
21306 Brantley Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
3266 Ingleside Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
19616 Shelburne Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
18009 Fernway Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
16817 Fernway Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
20700 Brantley Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
17821 Fernway Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
2939 Kingsley Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
3336 Grenway Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
3359 Elsmere Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
18432 Lynton Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
3259 Avalon Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
21006 Brantley Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1927
3326 Braemar Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1927
18927 Shelburne Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1927
3355 Elsmere Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1932

Gates Mills
Standing
1935
2691 Landon Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1935
22350 McCauley Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1936
2711 Cranlyn Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1936
23976 Stanford Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1937
2724 Shelley Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1937
2849 Glengary Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1937
22600 Calverton Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1941
20650 Almar Drive
Shaker Heights
Standing
1941
1300 Inglewood Drive
Cleveland Heights
Standing
1941
1300 Inglewood Drive
Cleveland Heights
Standing
1947
Mayfield Road
Mayfield
Standing
1949
9760 Mayfield Road
Chesterland
Standing
1970
4420 Sherwin Road
Willoughby
Unknown
nd
Akron
Akron
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Cleveland
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Cleveland
Unknown
Nd

Cleveland
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3445 Warrensville Center Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
nd

Cleveland
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Cleveland
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Cleveland
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Cleveland
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