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Ypsilanti in Washtenaw County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Ladies’ Literary Club House

 
 
Ladies' Literary Club House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joel S., November 14, 2015
1. Ladies' Literary Club House Marker
Inscription. This house, built prior to 1842 by Arden Ballard, has been recognized by the Historic American Building Survey as a model of Greek Revival architecture. The house was purchased by the Ladies' Literary Club in 1913.
 
Erected 1965 by Michigan Historical Commission. (Marker Number B47.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Michigan Historical Commission marker series.
 
Location. 42° 14.678′ N, 83° 36.862′ W. Marker is in Ypsilanti, Michigan, in Washtenaw County. Marker is at the intersection of North Washington Street and Emmet Street, on the left when traveling south on North Washington Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 218 North Washington Street, Ypsilanti MI 48197, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Ypsilanti (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); 220 N. Huron (about 400 feet away); First Methodist Episcopal Church (about 400 feet away); Facing the Fire (about 500 feet away); Early Days in Depot Town
Ladies' Literary Club House image. Click for full size.
By Joel S., November 14, 2015
2. Ladies' Literary Club House
(approx. ¼ mile away); Ypsilanti Woolen Mill Company (approx. ¼ mile away); The Thompson Building (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ypsilanti.
 
Also see . . .  The Ladies’ Literary Club. The web page includes information "About the Club," "Club History," and "History of the Historic House." (Submitted on November 16, 2015, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 16, 2015, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan. This page has been viewed 124 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 16, 2015, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.
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