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Litchfield in Hillsdale County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Rose Hartwick Thorpe

 
 
Rose Hartwick Thorpe Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, December 25, 2019
1. Rose Hartwick Thorpe Marker
Inscription.  Composer, in Litchfield in 1865, of the poem
"Curfew Shall Not Ring Tonight"
 
Erected 1934.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music.
 
Location. 42° 2.648′ N, 84° 45.484′ W. Marker is in Litchfield, Michigan, in Hillsdale County. Marker is at the intersection of Jonesville Street and Jonesville Street, on the right when traveling west on Jonesville Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Litchfield MI 49252, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Robert Benjamin (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Congregational Church of Litchfield (about 600 feet away); Litchfield World War II Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away); Wayside Memorial Park (approx. 1.4 miles away); Mosherville Church / Mosherville School (approx. 5.3 miles away); Site of First Log Cabin in Hillsdale County (approx. 5.9 miles away); Captain Moses Allen (approx. 6.1 miles away); Allen Civil War Monument (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Litchfield.
 
Also see . . .
Rose Hartwick Thorpe Marker image. Click for full size.
By TeamOHE, December 25, 2019
2. Rose Hartwick Thorpe Marker
 Curfew_Must_Not_Ring_Tonight - Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 27, 2021, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 27, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 25, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 25, 2021, by TeamOHE of Wauseon, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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