Federation of India Community Association

Federation of India Community Association (HM487)

Location: Cleveland Heights, OH 44106 Cuyahoga County
Buy Ohio State flags at Flagstore.com!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at Flagstore.com!

N 41° 30.059', W 81° 35.648'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
In 1962, Asian Indian students of Case Western Reserve University started India Association of Cleveland (IAC). In 1967, IAC started a newspaper "LOTUS," regarded as the first such Asian Indian community newspapers in the United States. In 1978, IAC started a community center to be owned and managed by a new organization: India Community Center (ICC), the first such facility established by Asian Indians in Ohio. In 1980, IAC and ICC merged and formed the Federation of India Community Associations (FICA). Other associations representing the various states and interests in India became Federation members.
HM NumberHM487
Series This marker is part of the Ohio: Ohio Historical Society series
Marker Number68-18
Year Placed2003
Placed ByThe Ohio Bicentennial Commission, the Federation of India Community Association, and the Ohio Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 3:39am PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 450412 N 4594543
Decimal Degrees41.50098333, -81.59413333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 30.059', W 81° 35.648'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 30' 3.54" N, 81° 35' 38.88" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)216, 440
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 12412 Cedar Rd, Cleveland Heights OH 44106, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. What historical period does the marker represent?
  2. What historical place does the marker represent?
  3. What type of marker is it?
  4. What class is the marker?
  5. What style is the marker?
  6. This marker needs at least one picture.
  7. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  8. Is the marker in the median?