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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Almont, Michigan

 
Clickable Map of Lapeer County, Michigan and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Lapeer County, MI (19) Genesee County, MI (36) Macomb County, MI (119) Oakland County, MI (294) Sanilac County, MI (17) St. Clair County, MI (65) Tuscola County, MI (22)  LapeerCounty(19) Lapeer County (19)  GeneseeCounty(36) Genesee County (36)  MacombCounty(119) Macomb County (119)  OaklandCounty(294) Oakland County (294)  SanilacCounty(17) Sanilac County (17)  St.ClairCounty(65) St. Clair County (65)  TuscolaCounty(22) Tuscola County (22)
Location of Almont, Michigan
    Lapeer County (19)
    Genesee County (36)
    Macomb County (119)
    Oakland County (294)
    Sanilac County (17)
    St. Clair County (65)
    Tuscola County (22)
 
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1Michigan (Lapeer County), Almont — 101 South Main Street—Almont Fountain ParkAlmont Historical Walking Tour Site
In January 1992, a fire destroyed the building located at this location. The last business to operate at the southeast corner of St. Clair and Main Streets was Mollen's Antique Shop. The original structure was built during the 1850's and housed the . . . Map (db m155001) HM
2Michigan (Lapeer County), Almont — 102 South Main StreetAlmont Historical Walking Tour Site
The "Old Newburg" general store on the southwest corner of Main Street was originally built of logs and was the first store built for the selling of dry goods and groceries. Built in 1836, it was originally owned by Charles B. Keeler. In the fire of . . . Map (db m155033) HM
3Michigan (Lapeer County), Almont — 121 South Main StreetAlmont Historical Walking Tour Site
Graham John Terry, originally of England, was hired by Robert Thomas of Almont as a meat cutter in 1907. By 1925, he started his own business, Terry's Meat Market, in the store just to the south of this location and in 1929 he purchased land from . . . Map (db m155011) HM
4Michigan (Lapeer County), Almont — 129 South Main StreetAlmont Historical Walking Tour Site
The original wooden structure at this location served as a barber shop owned by Mr. Crippin, and was later moved to 311 Branch Street. The current building was built in 1927 when local businessmen founded the first National Bank at this location. . . . Map (db m155016) HM
5Michigan (Lapeer County), Almont — 138 South Main StreetAlmont Historical Walking Tour Site
In 1861, R.L. Rutherford started his own butcher shop where the Muir Funeral Home stands today. The original building, owned by Mrs. Dodge, also served as a millinary. The building was demolished during the devastating downtown fire later that year . . . Map (db m155024) HM
6Michigan (Lapeer County), Almont — Almont's Liberty Pole DedicatedJuly 4, 1865
More than 250 men joined the Union Army in Almont during the Civil War, 1861-1865. Sixteen died in action, nineteen died of disease. Almont is proud of her sons and their families who helped preserve The United States of America. . . . Map (db m155035) WM
7Michigan (Lapeer County), Almont — L392 — Currier House
Frederick and Mary Currier built this house around 1854, inspired by Orson Fowler's A Home for All, which promoted the octagon form as a healthy place to live. The tall windows, which admit light and air, and the five octagonal rooms reflect . . . Map (db m154962) HM
8Michigan (Lapeer County), Almont — L1825 — Henry Stephens Memorial Library
Henry Stephens (1823-1886), a native of Dublin, Ireland, was a merchant, lumberman and financier. One of Almont's earliest settlers, Stephens established the first mercantile business here. In 1845 he built a sawmill north of Lapeer. When the pine . . . Map (db m154947) HM
 
Apr. 23, 2021