JAG Birthsite IN THE NEWS


Replica cabin takes visitors back to boyhood of Garfield.

by Julie Hullett for The Chagrin Valley Times

Debbie Weinkamer, 64, of Mentor, holds a basket of sewing supplies as she portrays Eliza Garfield, the former president’s mother, at the James A. Garfield Cabin in Moreland Hills. Aiden Kondik, 12, of Reminderville, portrays young “Jim” Garfield while holding a stack of books, since President Garfield developed a love of reading at a young age.

6 June 2019


Garfield getting his due

by William F. Seller

Sculptor William T. Moore displays the model for a statue of President James A. Garfield to Rebecca M. Elliot wants to erect it in the village.

27 May 1990