Hamtramck in Wayne County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Dodge Brothers / Dodge Main
Erected 2007 by Michigan Historical Commission - Michigan Historical Center. (Marker Number L2188.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1756.
Location. 42° 23.378′ N, 83° 3.165′ W. Marker is in Hamtramck, Michigan, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Joseph Campau Avenue and Danforth Street, on the left when traveling south on Joseph Campau Avenue. The marker is in Veterans Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hamtramck MI 48212, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hamtramck Veteran's Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel John Francis Hamtramck (within shouting distance of this marker); Hamtramck StadiumTau Beta Community House (approx. ¼ mile away); Saint Florian Church / Saint Florian Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away); Saint Francis Hospital (approx. 0.7 miles away); Poletown and Eminent Domain (approx. 0.7 miles away); Central Woodward Christian Church (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamtramck.
Also see . . . Dodge Hamtramck Plant (Dodge Main). Website devoted to the history of Dodge Main. (Submitted on June 4, 2021, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 29, 2015, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 266 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 6, 2021, by J.T. Lambrou of New Boston, Michigan. 3. submitted on July 29, 2015, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. 4. submitted on June 4, 2021, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.