Detroit in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
U.S. Topographical Engineers
Erected 1997 by Michigan History Division, Department of State. (Marker Number HB11.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Military • Roads & Vehicles • Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1837.
Location. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 170 East Jefferson Avenue, 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. Mariners' Church (a few steps from this marker); Shrine Circus (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Salvation Army (about 600 feet away); Spirit of Detroit (about 700 feet away); The Landing of Cadillac / Le débarquement de Cadillac (approx. 0.2 miles away); University of Michigania (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Cadillac Convoy / Le Convoi de Cadillac (approx. 0.2 miles away); George DeBaptiste Homesite (approx. 0.2 miles 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 May 10, 2011, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 537 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 10, 2011, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photos of close view and wide view of reverse side of marker regarding "Mariner's Church". • Can you help?