Cleveland Storyteller's Events & Speaking Schedule

While there are many great pioneers in Cleveland's past, these are summaries of the events and stories you'll learn about in Dan Ruminski's talks and on this site.

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Read Dan's article from Fine Lifestyles the Magazine, Cleveland's Public Square, Not Just Any Square.


Title of Talk: A Stroll Down Millionaires’ Row: 1875-1929
June 29, 2019 5:30 pm
Historic Mather Mansion
2605 Euclid Ave, Cleveland - Directions
Heavy hors d' oeuvres, wine & beer; live auction
For additional details, call Nikki at 216-420-6253


Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
July 19, 2019 10:00 am
Bay Village Senior Center
Not Open to The Public


Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
September 7, 2019 6:00 – 10:00 pm
Chefs Unbridled at Fieldstone Farms
Not Open to The Public


Title of Talk: The Famous Whites of White Sewing Machine & White Motors
October 23, 2019 1:00 pm
Chardon Senior Center
Not Open to The Public


Title of Talk: Millionaires’ Row
Saturday November 9, 2019 10:30 am
Quail Hollow Country Club
Not Open to The Public

Audience Reactions

The Cleveland Storyteller Audience Reactions

Audience interviews from the May 5, 2017, "Great Estates of Wickliffe and the People Who Lived in Them" presentation.

Videos by Dan

The Great Estates of Wickliffe DVD Trailer

This trailer features one of the Cleveland Storyteller's live presentations. Journey from "Millionaires Row" to " Millionaires Mile" in Wickliffe, to London, Paris, and ending in Hunting Valley. Hear how our main character, Laura Mae Corrigan, rose from poverty, entertaining royalty and fighting the Third Reich.

Rockefeller Short

Millionaires' Row Short

Birth of the Auto Industry in Cleveland Short

Other Cleveland History Resources