Kalamazoo in Kalamazoo County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Kalamazoo School Case
Erected 1959 by Michigan Historical Commission. (Marker Number S0153.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 42° 17.05′ N, 85° 35.401′ W. Marker is in Kalamazoo, Michigan, in Kalamazoo County. Marker is at the intersection of South Westnedge Avenue (State Highway 331) and West Vine Street, on the right when traveling south on South Westnedge Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kalamazoo MI 49001, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Kalamazoo College (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Pioneer Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); First Women's Club in Michigan (approx. South Street Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away); Epaphroditus Ransom (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lincoln at Kalamazoo (approx. 0.4 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kalamazoo Gazette (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kalamazoo.
Regarding Kalamazoo School Case. Judge Charles R. Brown was elected to the Michigan State House of Representatives in 1866 and served one term of two years. He was elected Circuit Judge of the Ninth Judicial Circuit [Counties of Allegan, Kalamazoo and Van Buren] in 1870 and served until 1874.
Also see . . . The Kalamazoo School Case: Supporting High School Education. Kalamazoo Public Library (Submitted on June 25, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Categories. • Education •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 23, 2011, by Brett D. Brown of Lake Worth, Florida. This page has been viewed 610 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on June 23, 2011, by Brett D. Brown of Lake Worth, Florida. 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 18, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.