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Near Dowagiac in Cass County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Pickett's Corner

 
 
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By Duane Hall, July 31, 2014
1. Pickett's Corner Marker
Inscription.

Tavern and Postoffice
Built by Selah Pickett 1844
Humphrey Stagecoach Line Stop
1844 - 1868

Placed by Captain Samuel Felt Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
And Lyell J. Wooster, Great Grandson
1955

 
Erected 1955 by Captain Samuel Felt Chapter DAR and Lyell J. Wooster.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 42° 1.176′ N, 86° 1.816′ W. Marker is near Dowagiac, Michigan, in Cass County. Marker is at the intersection of Glenwood Road and Gage Street, on the right when traveling north on Glenwood Road. Touch for map. Marker is located at southeast corner of intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Dowagiac MI 49047, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Newton House (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Dowagiac River Watershed / Lunker Structures (approx. 3.6 miles away); Big Tree (approx. 3.6 miles away); St. Paul's Church / Episcopal Church (approx. 4.9 miles away); Dowagiac World War I Memorial
Pickett's Corner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 31, 2014
2. Pickett's Corner Marker
(approx. 4.9 miles away); Dowagiac World War II - Korean Conflict - Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 4.9 miles away); 19th Michigan Infantry Memorial (approx. 5 miles away); Willis M. Farr (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Dowagiac.
 
Also see . . .  Picketts Corner and Stage Stop. A narrative description on Picketts Corner at the Discover Cass County website. (Scroll down page to find the narrative on this marker.) (Submitted on August 4, 2014.) 
 
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Pickett's Corner Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 31, 2014
3. Pickett's Corner Marker
View to southeast
Pickett's Corner image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 31, 2014
4. Pickett's Corner
View to south along Glenwood Road
Wayne Township Hall at southwest corner of intersection
Marker at southeast corner of intersection
Pickett's Corner image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, July 31, 2014
5. Pickett's Corner
View to north along Glenwood Road
Marker on right side of road
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 4, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 236 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 4, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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