Lansing in Ingham County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Lansing's Labor Holiday
The UAW Takes Action
—They took it to the streets on June 7, 1937 —
Erected by Motorcities National Heritage Area, National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the MotorCities National Heritage Area marker series.
Location. 42° 44.023′ N, 84° 33.017′ W. Marker is in Lansing, Michigan, in Ingham County. Marker is at the intersection of East Michigan Avenue and N. Grand Avenue, on the right when traveling west on East Michigan Avenue. Touch for map. Located in the west side of the Michigan Ave. bridge over the Grand River. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 BlockEast Michigan Avenue, N side., Lansing MI 48933, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Kerns Hotel Fire / Box 23 Club (a few steps from this marker); George E. Palmer / Old Newsboys (within shouting distance of this marker); Fannie Richards 1840-1922 (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stevie Wonder b. 1950 (about 600 feet away); Herbert Henry Dow 1866-1930 (about 600 feet away); Joe Louis Barrow 1914-1981 (about 600 feet away); Helen Thomas B. 1920 (about 600 feet away); Lansing's First Capitol Building / Lansing Becomes the Capital City (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lansing.
Additional keywords. MotorCities National Heritage Area
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Labor Unions • Notable Events •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 31, 2017, by Bill Rieske of Lansing, Michigan. This page has been viewed 85 times since then. Last updated on June 7, 2017, by Bill Rieske of Lansing, Michigan. Photos: 1. submitted on May 31, 2017, by Bill Rieske of Lansing, Michigan. 2. submitted on June 7, 2017, by Bill Rieske of Lansing, Michigan. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.