Pontiac in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
in the Franklin Boulevard Historic District
You Auto Know
Resident William Fisher and his brother Charles designed the Rapid Truck Company factory on Pontiac's south side.
Erected by Motorcities National Heritage Area, National Park Service.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 42° 38.106′ N, 83° 18.174′ W. Marker is in Pontiac, Michigan, in Oakland County. Marker is on Franklin Boulevard near West Pike Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 66 Franklin Blvd, Pontiac MI 48341, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. Rapid Transformation (here, next to this marker); Building Bodies (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Franklin Boulevard Historic District (about 600 feet away); Wessen & Bagley (approx. 0.3 miles away); Great Migrations (approx. 0.3 miles away); Automobile Financing (approx. 0.4 miles away); Versatile Vehicles (approx. half a mile away); A Record Of Innovation (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pontiac.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 31, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. This page has been viewed 81 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 31, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.