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St. Louis in Gratiot County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Joseph Clapp Memorial Park

 
 
Joseph Clapp Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, August 5, 2017
1. Joseph Clapp Memorial Park Marker
Inscription. In 1856 the land now known as the City Park was granted to the city of St. Louis to be used only as a park. On October 23, 1988, the City Council in recognition of this generous contribution does hereby rename this the Joseph Clapp Memorial Park.
 
Location. 43° 24.525′ N, 84° 36.294′ W. Marker is in St. Louis, Michigan, in Gratiot County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of East Washington Street (State Highway 46) and North Clinton Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is on the side of the picnic shelter near the north end of the park. Marker is in this post office area: Saint Louis MI 48880, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Saint Louis (within shouting distance of this marker); Sidney S. Hastings (within shouting distance of this marker); Michigan Masonic Home (approx. 3.4 miles away); Site of Old Main (approx. 3.9 miles away); Site of Folsom Hall (approx. 3.9 miles away); Alma College (approx. 3.9 miles away); Saginaw and Gratiot County State Road / Saginaw Valley and St. Louis Railroad (approx. 6.4 miles away); Drake House (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Louis.
 
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Joseph Clapp Memorial Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, August 5, 2017
2. Joseph Clapp Memorial Park Marker
Joseph Clapp Memorial Park Marker and Temperance bench image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, August 5, 2017
3. Joseph Clapp Memorial Park Marker and Temperance bench
Temperance Bench image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, August 5, 2017
4. Temperance Bench
Bench inscription: Presented by St. Louis Sarah Drury W.C.T.U. 1928
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Organized 1877
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 9, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 54 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 9, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
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