Michigan City in LaPorte County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1996 by the Indiana Historical Bureau and McDonald's Restaurant. (Marker Number 46.1996.1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list.
Location. 41° 42.535′ N, 86° 52.191′ W. Marker is in Michigan City, Indiana, in LaPorte County. Marker is at the intersection of East Michigan Avenue (U.S. 35) and Carroll Avenue on East Michigan Avenue. The marker is located next to the McDonald's Restaurant, but due to the traffic in this location, I could not obtain a photograph showing the restaurant in the background. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2404 E Michigan Blvd, Michigan City IN 46360, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Michigan City Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Battle of Trail CreekSaint Stanislaus Cemetery World War II Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Michigan City World War II Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); P.F.C. Kenneth L. Scott Memorial (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Michigan City.
Also see . . . Camp Anderson. This page is on the La Porte County Historical Society website. It talks about Camp Anderson and has a photo of Civil War reenactors posing at the marker during the dedication. (Submitted on April 23, 2007.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 30, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 23, 2007, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,299 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 23, 2007, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.