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Name: Munroe Walker Copper, Jr.

Birth/Established: 1898   Death/Dissolved: 1985

 


Biography:  
  Munroe 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
1923
15020 Shore Acres Drive
Cleveland
Standing
1924
15019 Shore Acres Drive
Cleveland
Standing
1924
10011 Cliff Drive
Cleveland
Standing
1924
3046 Woodbury Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1924
3046 Woodbury Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1924
18414 Lynton Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1925
Shaker
Shaker Heights
Standing
1926
18009 Fernway Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1927
Brantley Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
1932

Gates Mills
Standing
1941
1300 Inglewood Drive
Cleveland Heights
Standing
1947
Mayfield Road
Mayfield
Standing
1949
9760 Mayfield Road
Chesterland
Standing
nd
2741 Sherbrooke Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
nd

Cleveland
Unknown
nd

Cleveland
Unknown
nd
2867 Montgomery Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
nd
2724 Claythorne Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
nd

Cleveland
Unknown
nd
2708 Inverness Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
nd
20030 McCauley Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
nd

Cleveland
Unknown
nd
Akron
Akron
Unknown
Nd

Wheeling, WV
Unknown
nd
Warrensville Center Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
nd
2711 Cranlyn Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
nd

Cleveland
Unknown
nd
20700 Brantley Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
nd
21006 Brantley Road
Shaker Heights
Standing
Nd

Cleveland
Unknown
Nd
Detroit Avenue
Lakewood
Standing
nd

Cleveland
Unknown
nd
1306 Brantley Road
Shaker Heights
Unknown
nd
18927 Shelburne Road
Shaker Heights
Standing