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Cass City in Tuscola County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Elkland Township Hall

 
 
Elkland Township Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Garman, June 30, 2020
1. Elkland Township Hall Marker
Inscription.  This hall was built in 1881 as the center of government activity for Elkland Township. Erected at a cost of $2,600, it was the first brick structure in Cass City. Local timber and brick supplied by the Depews Brick Kilns were used throughout the hall. Serving as the town’s cultural center since 1965, this building has housed township gatherings, a newspaper office, lodge functions and a basketball court in years gone by.
 
Erected 1980 by Michigan History Division, Department of State. (Marker Number L714A.)
 
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. 43° 36.061′ N, 83° 10.58′ W. Marker is in Cass City, Michigan, in Tuscola County. Marker is on Main Street (Michigan Route 81) east of West Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6429 Main St, Cass City MI 48726, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies
Elkland Township Hall and the Historical Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Garman, June 30, 2020
2. Elkland Township Hall and the Historical Marker
. First Presbyterian Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); State Reward Road No. 1 (approx. 1.1 miles away); Gagetown (approx. 5.2 miles away); Owendale (approx. 9.9 miles away).
 
Close-up of the Front Facade of the Elkland Township Hall image. Click for full size.
By Kathy Garman, June 30, 2020
3. Close-up of the Front Facade of the Elkland Township Hall
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 26, 2020, by John Garman of Rochester Hills. This page has been viewed 42 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 26, 2020, by John Garman of Rochester Hills. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.
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