South Haven in Van Buren County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Frank E. Warner
Mr. Warner was a pioneer fruit grower of this community and an authority on fruit culture. His counsel and advice was in great demand. This house, having been the home of Liberty Hyde Bailey and Frank Warner for many years, has become the shrine of horticulturists of the community, state and nation.
In addition to his keen interest in fruit culture, Mr. Warner took a very active part in the civic and religious activities of this community.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Horticulture & Forestry.
Location. 42° 23.521′ N, 86° 15.83′ W. Marker is in South Haven, Michigan, in Van Buren County. Marker can be reached from Bailey Avenue (State Highway 43) 0.2 miles north of Aylworth Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Located on the Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum. Touch for map. Marker is Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dr. Liberty Hyde Bailey (here, next to this marker); Liberty Hyde Bailey (a few steps from this marker); Hartman School (approx. 0.7 miles away); Indiana School (approx. 0.8 miles away); Scott Club (approx. 0.8 miles away); Corporal Duane E. Dewey (approx. 0.9 miles away); Downtown's Rich History (approx. one mile away); Commercial Shipping (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Haven.
Also see . . . Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum. Birthsite of Dr. Liberty Hyde Bailey, America's Father of Modern Horticulture (Submitted on September 13, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 12, 2012. This page has been viewed 252 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 12, 2012. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.