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Lansing in Ingham County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Morgan B. Hungerford House

 
 
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By Bill Rieske, May 17, 2017
1. Morgan B. Hungerford House Marker
Inscription. This Late Victorian house, designed by Darius B. Moon was built by Morgan B. Hungerford in 1880. Hungerford (1830-1903) had arrived in the area in 1858. He farmed a large tract of land in what is now west Lansing and served one term as justice of the peace for Lansing Township. In 1958 Lansing realtor Marguerite Moore restored the house as a residence and office. It became an administrative office building of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan in 1984.
 
Erected 1987 by Bureau of History, Michigan Department of State. (Marker Number L1185.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 42° 44.159′ N, 84° 33.614′ W. Marker is in Lansing, Michigan, in Ingham County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Ionia Street and N. Pine Street, on the right when traveling west on W. Ionia Street. Touch for map. NW Corner of W. Ionia and N. Pine Streets. Marker is at or near this postal address: 602 W. Ionia Street, Lansing MI 48933, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Michigan Optometric Association (within shouting distance of this marker); First Presbyterian Church (about 600 feet
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By Bill Rieske, May 17, 2017
2. Morgan B. Hungerford House and Marker
away, measured in a direct line); St. Paul's Episcopal Church (approx. mile away); Carnegie Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Michigan Sharpshooters (approx. 0.3 miles away); Central United Methodist Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Regiment Michigan Engineers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Michigan (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lansing.
 
More about this marker. Located in lawn in front of the building on Ionia St.
 
Regarding Morgan B. Hungerford House. Designed by Darius B. Moon.
 
Additional keywords. Darius B. Moon
 
Categories. Architecture
 
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2013
3. Morgan B. Hungerford House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 23, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 11, 2017, by Bill Rieske of Lansing, Michigan. This page has been viewed 61 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 18, 2017, by Bill Rieske of Lansing, Michigan.   3. submitted on May 11, 2017. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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