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Berkley in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Berkley School Cornerstone

 
 
Berkley School Cornerstone Marker image. Click for full size.
By J.T. Lambrou, June 21, 2021
1. Berkley School Cornerstone Marker
Inscription.  
Below This Plaque
Sits the cornerstone
Of Berkley School,
Erected from 1919 to 1920
At the northwest corner
Of Catalpa Drive and
Berkley Avenue and
Demolished in 1979-1980.

The cornerstone was
Relocated to this Site in 2020.

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1919.
 
Location. 42° 30.173′ N, 83° 11.025′ W. Marker is in Berkley, Michigan, in Oakland County. Marker is at the intersection of Coolidge Highway and Rosemont Road, on the right when traveling north on Coolidge Highway. Located at the Berkley Historical Museum. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3338 Coolidge Hwy, Berkley MI 48072, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Berkley Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Berkley Old Village/Fire Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); American Legion Post 374 Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Roseland Park Mausoleum (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fred A. Baker House
Berkley School Cornerstone Marker image. Click for full size.
By J.T. Lambrou, June 21, 2021
2. Berkley School Cornerstone Marker
Marker on wall left of blue sign
Click or scan to see
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(approx. 1.3 miles away); Indian Trail (approx. 1.3 miles away); Dr. Firman W. Clawson Homestead Site (approx. 1.3 miles away); Saginaw Trail / John Almon Starr House (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Berkley.
 
Berkley School Cornerstone image. Click for full size.
By J.T. Lambrou, June 21, 2021
3. Berkley School Cornerstone
Erected MCMXIX (1919)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 6, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. This page has been viewed 23 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 6, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.

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