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

Bigelow-Kuhn-Thomas House

 
 
Bigelow-Kuhn-Thomas House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, July 21, 2017
1. Bigelow-Kuhn-Thomas House Marker
Inscription. By 1986 this Greek Revival house was the only privately-owned pre-Civil War house still used as a residence in East Lansing. Horace Bigelow (c. 1822-1891) built it in 1849. According to the 1874 Atlas of Ingham County, Bigelow was "a farmer, stock and wool grower, and a breeder of Essex hogs." He was also a member of the Marble School Board. His daughter, Jennie Kuhn (1853-1925), long-time secretary of the Marble School Board, lived in the house all of her life.
 
Erected 1987 by Bureau of History, Michigan Department of State. (Marker Number L629.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 42° 44.115′ N, 84° 27.721′ W. Marker is in East Lansing, Michigan, in Ingham County. Marker is at the intersection of North Hagadorn Rd and Ann Street, on the right when traveling north on North Hagadorn Rd. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 334 North Hagadorn Rd, East Lansing MI 48823, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Monsignor Jerome V. MacEachin / St. Thomas Aquinas Roman Catholic Parish (approx. 0.8 miles away); Harry J. Eustace Hall
Bigelow-Kuhn-Thomas House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel Seewald, July 21, 2017
2. Bigelow-Kuhn-Thomas House and Marker
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Masonic Temple (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Nation's Pioneer Land-Grant University (approx. one mile away); Women's Building (approx. one mile away); Justin S. Morrill Hall of Agriculture (approx. one mile away); Dora Hall Stockman (approx. one mile away); "That a Ladies Course be Organized" (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Lansing.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 14, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 14, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 14, 2017, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
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