Orchard Lake in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1958 by Michigan Historical Commission. (Marker Number 177.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list.
Location. 42° 34.888′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4060 Orchard Lake Road, West Bloomfield MI 48323, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Orchard Lake Museum (approx. ¼ mile away); Waiting for the Trolleys (approx. ¼ mile away); Emmendorfer House / Francis A. Emmendorfer (approx. 0.3 miles away); Remembering Historic Railways (approx. 0.3 miles away); Apple Island (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gateway to Nature (approx. half a mile away); Tracks Over Tracks (approx. 0.8 miles away); Orchard Lake Schools / Joseph Tarr Copeland (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Orchard Lake.
Also see . . . Chief Pontiac marker getting a makeover. Article in February 2, 2013 edition of The Oakland Press explaining that the marker was rehabilitated and was to be replaced in time for the 250th anniversary of Pontiac's Rebellion. (Submitted on September 6, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 6, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 50 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 6, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.