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Pontiac in Oakland County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Pontiac Monument

 
 
Pontiac Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Barrera
1. Pontiac Monument Marker
Inscription.
In loving memory
of
Union Veterans
of
The Civil War
1861 * 1865
* * *
Erected by
Frances C. Butterfield
Tent No. 9
Daughters of Union Veterans
1927

Loyalty

 
Erected 1927 by Daughters of Union Veterans.
 
Location. 42° 38.189′ N, 83° 17.288′ W. Marker is in Pontiac, Michigan, in Oakland County. Marker is at the intersection of Woodward Avenue (Business U.S. 24) and Water Street, on the right when traveling north on Woodward Avenue. Touch for map. Located in front of the Pontiac City Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Pontiac MI 48342, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oak Hill Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); "Motoring" to Pine Lake (approx. 3.7 miles away); In Good Company (approx. 3.8 miles away); A Lake and a Trolley (approx. 4 miles away); Waiting Room and the "Wye" (approx. 4.4 miles away); Lakes and Attractions (approx. 4 miles away); Tracks Over Tracks (approx. 4.6 miles away); Gateway to Nature (approx. 4.9 miles away).
 
More about this marker. Monument, consisting of a statue of a Civil War soldier, and a bronze
Pontiac Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Barrera
2. Pontiac Monument Marker
plaque, at Saginaw Street and Oakland Avenue, Pontiac. It was erected in 1927 by the Frances C. Butterfield Tent No. 9, Daughters of Union Veterans, in memory of the Union veterans of the Civil War.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 21, 2010, by Al Barrera of Brownstown, Michigan. This page has been viewed 1,084 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 21, 2010, by Al Barrera of Brownstown, Michigan. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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