Detroit in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1980 by Michigan History Division-Department of State. (Marker Number S0069.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • African Americans. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1861.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Detroit MI 48226, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Michigan's First Capitol/Capitol Union School (a few steps from this marker); The First Capitol Building in Michigan (a few steps from this marker); Detroit's Underground Railway Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Detroit Plaindealer (within shouting distance of this marker); The War of 1812 in Detroit / War of 1812 Grave Site (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Woodward Avenue Cultural Heritage Tour (about 500 feet away); Chicago Road (about 600 feet away); Vernor's Ginger Ale (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Detroit.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 27, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 957 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 27, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.