Near Tawas in Iosco County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Location. 44° 26.131′ N, 83° 37.443′ W. Marker is near Tawas, Michigan, in Iosco County. Marker can be reached from Monument Road 0.1 miles north of River Road National Scenic Byway, Au Sable River. Touch for map. From Tawas - From M-55 turn right onto Wilber Rd. go 1.25 miles north to Monument Rd. Continue on Monument Rd. for 11 miles to River Rd. From Oscoda - Travel 15 miles west along River Rd. General Notes Location - River Road National Scenic Byway, Au Sable River Courtesy USFS. Marker is in this post office area: East Tawas MI 48730, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Konotin-Iosco (approx. 12.7 miles away); Oil House (approx. 15.2 miles away); Tawas Lighthouse (approx. 15.2 miles away); Tawas Point Light Station (approx. 15.2 miles away); The Changing Shape of Tawas Point (approx. 15.2 miles away); Double Dwelling (approx. 15.2 miles away); A New Light on the Horizon (approx. 15.2 miles away); Preserving the Light (approx. 15.2 miles away).
More about this marker.
Our thanks to a lover of this monument, George Joumas, who brought it to our attention.
Regarding Lumbermanís Monument. This monument is noted by the AFL/CIO as a Worker's Memorial.
Also see . . .
1. Michigan.org Lumber Monument Visitors Center Page. (Submitted on July 14, 2010.)
2. Huron-Manistee National Forests Web Page - Lumberman's Monument. (Submitted on July 14, 2010.)
Additional keywords. loggers,logging,white fir,Huron-Manistee National Forests,Au Sable River
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2010. This page has been viewed 1,984 times since then and 134 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 14, 2010. 5. submitted on July 27, 2010, by Richard Cobb of Sioux Falls, South Dakota. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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