Near Owosso in Shiawassee County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1979 by Michigan History Division, Department of State. (Marker Number L595.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1837.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 985 East Bennington Road, Owosso MI 48867, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Governor Parsons (approx. 3.1 miles away); Corunna Public Schools / Shiawassee Street School (approx. 3.2 miles away); Hugh McCurdy / Hugh McCurdy Park (approx. 3.2 miles away); First National Bank (approx. 3.3 miles away); Shiawassee County Courthouse (approx. 3.3 miles away); Steam Railroading Institute (approx. 4.2 miles away); Birthplace of Thomas Edmund Dewey (approx. 4.4 miles away); The First House in Owosso (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Owosso.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 26, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 26, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 126 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 26, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Pictures of octagon house (about 1/4 mile west of the marker) and any Greek Revival farmhouses that still stand. • Can you help?