Franklin in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1960 by Michigan Historical Commission. (Marker Number L11.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Abolition & Underground RR • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Michigan Historical Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1828.
Location. 42° 31.542′ N, 83° 18.366′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Michigan, in Oakland County. Marker is at the intersection of Franklin Road and Carol Road when traveling north on Franklin Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Franklin MI 48025, 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. Kreger Farm Buildings (within shouting distance of this marker); Robert E. Cornillie's Vision (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Franklin Community Church (about 400 feet away); Franklin Village School (about 800 feet away); Franklin Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Van Every Gristmill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fractional District School (approx. 1.7 miles away); Ward Eagle Home (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Credits. This page was last revised on March 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 15, 2016, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 231 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 15, 2016, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.