Battle Creek in Calhoun County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
First Baptist Church
Erected 1960 by Michigan Historical Commission. (Marker Number L0009.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1835.
Location. 42° 19.023′ N, 85° 10.828′ W. Marker is in Battle Creek, Michigan, in Calhoun County. Marker is on Michigan Avenue, 0.1 miles north of South Division Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 80 Michigan Ave, Battle Creek MI 49017, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this markerBattle Creek Post Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Methodism in Battle Creek (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sojourner Truth Statue (about 300 feet away); The Log Schoolhouse (about 300 feet away); Battle Creek City Hall (about 500 feet away); U.S.S. Maine Memorial Plaque (about 500 feet away); Erastus Hussey: Stationmaster / "Working for Humanity" (about 500 feet away); Battle Creek Centennial Celebration (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Battle Creek.
More about this marker. Of note, the marker was #9 issued in the Michigan Historical Marker program, erected in 1960.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 16, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 15, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. This page has been viewed 90 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 15, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.