Ann Arbor in Washtenaw County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Michigan Becomes a State
Erected 1966 by Michigan Historical Commission. (Marker Number 261.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list.
Location. 42° 16.892′ N, 83° 44.888′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 East Huron Street, Ann Arbor MI 48104, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Building New Around Old: The Construction of the Present Courthouse (here, next to this marker); Hospitality on Courthouse Square (a few steps from this marker); Centers for Communications on Courthouse Square (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ann Arbor's New "Streamlined" Bus Depot (about 300 feet away); From Interurbans to Buses (about 300 feet away); From Horses to Cars: Early Autos, Service and Parts (about 500 feet away); Three Generations of Metzgers on Washington Street (about 500 feet away); The Staeblers and the Germania/American Hotel (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ann Arbor.
Also see . . .
1. Toledo War. Wikipedia article about the Michigan/Ohio border dispute. (Submitted on September 24, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.)
2. Territory of Michigan v. State of Ohio. Series of web pages on the Michigan State University website including pages on: "Disputed Strip," "The 'War,'" "Federal Response," "The End Result," and "Further (Submitted on September 24, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 24, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 24, 2020, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.