Michigan City in LaPorte County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
First Log Cabin in Michigan City
In August 1833 Jacob Furman
assisted by B.F. Bryant
built on this site the
first log cabin in Michigan City
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 41° 43.025′ N, 86° 54.093′ W. Marker is in Michigan City, Indiana, in LaPorte County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Franklin Street and E. 5th Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located at southeast corner of intersection. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 502 Franklin St, Michigan City IN 46360, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Barker Civic Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); Michigan City Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Michigan Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lincoln Funeral Train (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. Mary's Parish World War I Memorial and Honor Roll (approx. half a mile away); Michigan City Lighthouse (approx. Michigan City Spanish War Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Michigan City GAR Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Michigan City.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 25, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 25, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.