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Michigan City in LaPorte County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

First Log Cabin in Michigan City

 
 
First Log Cabin in Michigan City Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
1. First Log Cabin in Michigan City Marker
Inscription.

1833                         1933
In August 1833 Jacob Furman
assisted by B.F. Bryant
built on this site the
first log cabin in Michigan City

 
Location. 41° 43.025′ N, 86° 54.093′ W. Marker is in Michigan City, Indiana, in LaPorte County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Franklin Street and E. 5th Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located at southeast corner of intersection. Marker is at or near this postal address: 502 Franklin St, Michigan City IN 46360, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Barker Civic Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); Michigan City Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Michigan Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lincoln Funeral Train (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Mary's Parish World War I Memorial and Honor Roll (approx. half a mile away); Michigan City Lighthouse (approx. half a mile away); Michigan City Spanish War Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Michigan City GAR Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Michigan City.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
First Log Cabin in Michigan City Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
2. First Log Cabin in Michigan City Marker
Located in front of parking lot for Horizon Bank
View to East Across Franklin Street image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
3. View to East Across Franklin Street
View to north along Franklin Street image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 16, 2014
4. View to north along Franklin Street
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 235 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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