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Grand Ledge in Eaton County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Grand Ledge Chair Company

Registered Michigan Historic Site

 
 
Grand Ledge Chair Company Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Joel Seewald, August 7, 2018
1. Grand Ledge Chair Company Marker
Inscription.  Built in 1906
 
Erected 1990 by Bureau of History, Michigan Department of State. (Marker Number L1644.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1906.
 
Location. 42° 45.402′ N, 84° 45.328′ W. Marker is in Grand Ledge, Michigan, in Eaton County. Marker is on Perry Street, 0.1 miles north of West Jefferson Street when traveling north. Marker is on the former Grand Ledge Chair Company building (now Riverwalk Apartments) at the north end of Perry Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 Perry Street, Grand Ledge MI 48837, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fitzgerald Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Governor Frank D. Fitzgerald Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); "Growing Progress" (approx. half a mile away); Second Island (approx. half a mile away); Shane Jewelry Company (approx. half a mile away); Blake's Opera House
Grand Ledge Chair Company Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Joel Seewald, August 7, 2018
2. Grand Ledge Chair Company Building and Marker
Marker is to the left of the main entrance.
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(approx. 0.6 miles away); Grand Ledge 1909 (approx. 0.6 miles away); Preston's Grocery - Preston's Bar (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grand Ledge.
 
Also see . . .
1. Michigan Chair Co. Information on the Furniture City History website. (Submitted on October 30, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.) 

2. Grand Ledge Chair Company Plant. Wikipedia article (Submitted on October 30, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.) 
 
Grand Ledge Chair Company Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Joel Seewald, August 7, 2018
3. Grand Ledge Chair Company Marker
Plaque to the right of the main entrance reads:
Grand Ledge Chair Co. 1883
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 30, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 180 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 30, 2018, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.

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Oct. 3, 2022