Near Kalamazoo in Kalamazoo County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Kalamazoo Region
Erected 1964 by Michigan Historical Commission and Kiwanis Club of Kalamazoo. (Marker Number 222.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 42° 21.362′ N, 85° 39.476′ W. Marker is near Kalamazoo, Michigan, in Kalamazoo County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 131 at milepost 43, on the right when traveling south Click for map. Marker is located at a rest area on the US 131 southbound lanes approximately 1 1/4 mile south of Exit 44 (W. D Avenue). Marker can only be accessed from the southbound lanes of the freeway. Marker is in this post office area: Kalamazoo MI 49009, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cooper Congregational Church (approx. 2.8 miles away); DeLano Homestead (approx. 3.1 miles away); Stuart Neighborhood (approx. 5.4 miles away); South Street Historic District (approx. 5.7 miles away); First Baptist Church (approx. 5.8 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 5.8 miles away); Lincoln at Kalamazoo (approx. 5.8 miles away); Spanish War Veterans Monument (approx. 5.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Kalamazoo.
Also see . . . The History of Kalamazoo MI. From the kalamazoomi.com website. (Submitted on September 25, 2013.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
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