Michigan City in LaPorte County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1996 by the Indiana Historical Bureau and McDonald's Restaurant. (Marker Number 46.1996.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 41° 42.535′ N, 86° 52.191′ W. Marker is in Michigan City, Indiana, in LaPorte County. Marker is at the intersection of East Michigan Avenue (U.S. 35) and Carroll Avenue on East Michigan Avenue. Touch for map. The marker is located next to the McDonald's Restaurant, but due to the traffic in this location, I could not obtain a photograph showing the restaurant in the background. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2404 E. Michigan Blvd., Michigan City IN 46360, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Michigan City Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Battle of Trail Creek (approx. 0.7 miles away); Saint Stanislaus Cemetery World War II Memorial (approx. Michigan City World War II Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); P.F.C. Kenneth L. Scott Memorial (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Michigan City.
Also see . . . Camp Anderson. This page is on the La Porte County Historical Society website. It talks about Camp Anderson and has a photo of Civil War reenactors posing at the marker during the dedication. (Submitted on April 23, 2007.)
Categories. • Military • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 23, 2007, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,205 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 23, 2007, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.