Pontiac in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
in Pontiac's Commercial Historic District
You Auto Know
At one time Pontiac boasted six theaters downtown due to encouragement from General Motors and the relatively high disposable incomes of autoworkers.
Erected by Motorcities National Heritage Area, National Park Service.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Architecture. A significant historical year for this entry is 1840.
Location. 42° 38.203′ N, 83° 17.509′ Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 S Saginaw St, Pontiac MI 48342, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Parades and People-Watching (a few steps from this marker); From Trail To Pavement (within shouting distance of this marker); Building Trucks In Pontiac (within shouting distance of this marker); Molten Metal (within shouting distance of this marker); Pontiac's Coach Builders (within shouting distance of this marker); Inspiration Road (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); A Record Of Innovation (about 500 feet away); Pontiac Thrived (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pontiac.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 30, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. This page has been viewed 26 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 30, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.