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Dundee in Monroe County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Saint John Evangelical Lutheran Church

 
 
Saint John Evangelical Lutheran Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, January 7, 2017
1. Saint John Evangelical Lutheran Church Marker
Inscription. In 1860 the Reverend A.D. Herzberger of Monroe chartered this church with twenty-two members. The predominantly German congregation worshipped in a schoolhouse until the first church was completed in 1863. The present Gothic church, originally crowned with a 125-foot-high steeple, was dedicated on November 9, 1890. Two dedicatory services were held, one in German and the other in English. The last German service was held in 1945.
 
Erected 1994 by Bureau of History, Michigan Department of State. (Marker Number L1837.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 41° 57.209′ N, 83° 39.878′ W. Marker is in Dundee, Michigan, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Riley Street and Plank Street, on the right when traveling south on Riley Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 460 Riley Street, Dundee MI 48131, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dundee's Old Mill (approx. 0.3 miles away); Dundee - Hub of the Highways (approx. 0.3 miles away); Milan Village Hall and Fire Barn (approx.
Saint John Evangelical Lutheran Church image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, January 7, 2017
2. Saint John Evangelical Lutheran Church
9.1 miles away); Braman Hotel (approx. 9.2 miles away); Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church (approx. 9 miles away); L. C. Allen House (approx. 9.9 miles away); Navarre - Anderson Trading Post (approx. 10 miles away); a different marker also named The Navarre - Anderson Trading Post (approx. 10 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dundee.
 
Categories. Churches & Religion
 
Saint John Evangelical Lutheran Church image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, January 7, 2017
3. Saint John Evangelical Lutheran Church
Saint John Evangelical Lutheran Church Cornerstone image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, January 7, 2017
4. Saint John Evangelical Lutheran Church Cornerstone
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on January 9, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 274 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 9, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
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