Hillsdale in Hillsdale County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1968 by Michigan Historical Commission / Hillsdale College Alumni Association. (Marker Number 230.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1844.
Location. 41° 55.952′ N, 84° 38.033′ W. Marker is in Hillsdale, Michigan, in Hillsdale County. Marker can be reached from East College Street. The marker is west of Central Hall on the Hillsdale College campus. The college is approx. 0.6 mi. north of Carleton Road East (State Highway 99) via Hillsdale Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 33 East College Street, Hillsdale MI 49242, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Victory Bell (here, next to this marker); Frederick Douglass (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lorado Taft Statue of 1895 (about 300 feet away); Kresge Plaza (about 400 feet away); Dorothy D. and Joseph A. Moller Amphitheater (about 400 feet away); Liberty Tree Descendent (about 400 feet away); Hillsdale College Mission Statement (about 600 feet away); College Baptist Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsdale.
Also see . . . History of Hillsdale College. (Submitted on February 28, 2022, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.)
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