South Bend in St. Joseph County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Home of Hon. Schuyler Colfax
Erected 1916 by Schuyler Rebekah Lodge No. 39 and Schuyler Colfax Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
Location. 41° 40.668′ N, 86° 15.474′ W. Marker is in South Bend, Indiana, in St. Joseph County. Marker is at the intersection of W. Colfax Ave and Taylor St, on the right when traveling west on W. Colfax Ave. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 601 W. Colfax Ave, South Bend IN 46601, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of Home of Schuyler Colfax (here, next to this marker); St. Joseph County Civil War Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lincoln & Dixie Highways (approx. 0.4 miles away); On This Site South Bend Was Founded (approx. 0.4 miles away); Camp Rose (approx. half a mile away); The Sons of Israel Synagogue (approx. half a mile away); Schuyler Colfax (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Bend.
More about this marker. The small tablet above the main tablet states,
Regarding Home of Hon. Schuyler Colfax. The home of Schuyler Colfax no longer exists at this site. The building on the site was built in 1928 for the Progress Club of South Bend.
Also see . . . Schuyler Colfax - The United States Senate. (Submitted on December 14, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 13, 2012, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 416 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 13, 2012, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.