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Ann Arbor in Washtenaw County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Denison Archway

 
 
The Denison Archway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, December 8, 2016
1. The Denison Archway Marker
Inscription.
So named in honor of him who suggested the idea of constructing it Professor Charles Simeon Denison, for forty-two years teacher of stereotomy, mechanism, and drawing in the University of Michigan.

This tablet is placed here by his colleagues and students in abiding memory of his lovable character and gentle manhood.
 
Location. 42° 16.527′ N, 83° 44.181′ W. Marker is in Ann Arbor, Michigan, in Washtenaw County. Marker is on South University Avenue near East University Avenue. Touch for map. The marker is inside the arch through West Hall on the left side at the far end. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1085 South University Avenue, Ann Arbor MI 48109, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Engineering at Michigan (a few steps from this marker); The Corners of South University and East University Avenues (within shouting distance of this marker); Social and Political Change on South University (within shouting distance of this marker); East University Avenue Campus Boundary (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Michigan Summer Symposium in Theoretical Physics
The Denison Archway image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, December 8, 2016
2. The Denison Archway
View from the University of Michigan's Central Campus through the archway toward the intersection of South and East University Avenues.
(about 500 feet away); William L. Clements Library (about 500 feet away); Martha Cook Building (about 500 feet away); First Medical Buildings (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ann Arbor.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 14, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 14, 2016, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 179 times since then and 96 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 14, 2016, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
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