Near Galesburg in Kalamazoo County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
The Kalamazoo Region
Erected 1962 by Michigan Historical Commission and Kiwanis Club of Kalamazoo. (Marker Number S222.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
Location. 42° 16.307′ N, 85° 26.572′ W. Marker is near Galesburg, Michigan, in Kalamazoo County. Marker can be reached from Interstate 94 at milepost 84, on the right when traveling Touch for map. Marker is located at a rest area on the I-94 westbound lanes approximately 1/2 mile west of Exit 85. Marker can only be accessed from the westbound lanes of the freeway. Marker is in this post office area: Galesburg MI 49053, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Congregational United Church of Christ (approx. 1.6 miles away); U.S.S. Maine Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); William Rufus Shafter Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Barn Theatre (approx. 5.2 miles away); Climax World War II Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away); First Rural Free Delivery Carriers (approx. 5.9 miles away); Daniel B. Eldred House (approx. 6.1 miles away); Park Theatre (approx. 6.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Galesburg.
Also see . . . The History of Kalamazoo MI. From the kalamazoomi.com website. (Submitted on September 25, 2013.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 25, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 302 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 25, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.