“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Augusta, Michigan

Clickable Map of Kalamazoo County, Michigan and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Kalamazoo County, MI (100) Allegan County, MI (53) Barry County, MI (39) Branch County, MI (79) Calhoun County, MI (138) Cass County, MI (44) St. Joseph County, MI (55) Van Buren County, MI (76)  KalamazooCounty(100) Kalamazoo County (100)  AlleganCounty(53) Allegan County (53)  BarryCounty(39) Barry County (39)  BranchCounty(79) Branch County (79)  CalhounCounty(138) Calhoun County (138)  CassCounty(44) Cass County (44)  St.JosephCounty(55) St. Joseph County (55)  VanBurenCounty(76) Van Buren County (76)
Kalamazoo is the county seat for Kalamazoo County
Augusta is in Kalamazoo County
      Kalamazoo County (100)  
      Allegan County (53)  
      Barry County (39)  
      Branch County (79)  
      Calhoun County (138)  
      Cass County (44)  
      St. Joseph County (55)  
      Van Buren County (76)  
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1 Michigan, Kalamazoo County, Augusta, Charleston Township — L1107 — Barn Theatre
The Barn Theatre, originally constructed in 1943 by Robert M. Cook as a dairy barn, is the home of Michigan's oldest resident summer stock theatre. Such theatres use a group of actors who perform consecutive productions of different shows. Founded . . . Map (db m44945) HM
2 Michigan, Kalamazoo County, Augusta, Ross Township — Builders Medad, Casey, Chauncey and Darwin McKay1765–1849   1797–1861   1820–1891   1855–1931 — McKay Monument —
Honor thy father and thy mother that thy days may be long upon the land which the Lord thy god giveth thee. —Exodus 20:12 In Memoriam. Pioneer Casey McKay, great grandfather of George C. McKay, settled here with his family in . . . Map (db m190185) HM
3 Michigan, Kalamazoo County, Augusta, Ross Township — German Prisoners of War
From 1943 to 1946, Fort Custer housed German prisoners of war. A truck/train collision resulted in the deaths of some of the 26 German soldiers buried here. Others died of natural causes. Since 1953, German American communities and veterans . . . Map (db m190183) HM
4 Michigan, Kalamazoo County, Augusta, Ross Township — In Memory
In Memory The markers in this memorial area honor Veterans whose remains have not been recovered or identified, were buried at sea, donated to science, or cremated and the ashes scattered.Map (db m190184) WM
5 Michigan, Kalamazoo County, Augusta, Ross Township — L2060 — Park Theatre
Built in 1949 by D. Eli and Dorothy Frank, this was one of the last single-screen theaters built in Kalamazoo County. The Art Moderne-inspired structure is a Quonset hut attached to a masonry lobby. Eli and Dorothy also operated a theater in . . . Map (db m68816) HM
6 Michigan, Kalamazoo County, Augusta, Ross Township — Welcome to the W.K. Kellogg Bird Sanctuary
What is a sanctuary? And why do birds need one? A sanctuary is a protected place for animals to feed, nest, and live. Many birds find a sanctuary in backyards and local parks. Finches flock to feeders. Cardinals in bright red feathers chirp . . . Map (db m133846) HM
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Apr. 13, 2024