Business Pioneers Historical

Business Pioneers Historical (HM1UZ5)

Location: Dearborn, MI 48124 Wayne County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 18.421', W 83° 15.038'

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on Morley Avenue

This Morley Avenue neighborhood has a special history.
In the early 1800s, the U.S. government purchased this land near the Rouge River for a frontier military reserve and arsenal. When the arsenal closed in 1875, the land was sold and subdivided for development. Many of Dearborn's early business entrepreneurs and prominent personalities built homes in the neighborhood in the late 1800s and early 1900s. Many of their homes still stand in the Morley Avenue Residential Area.

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In 1932, the Dearborn General Hospital caught fire, and the John Daly home on Morley Avenue was used as a temporary hospital.
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HM NumberHM1UZ5
Series This marker is part of the series
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Placed ByMotorcities National Heritage Area, National Park Service
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 11th, 2016 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 314501 N 4686317
Decimal Degrees42.30701667, -83.25063333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 18.421', W 83° 15.038'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 18' 25.26" N, 83° 15' 2.28" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)313, 248
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 22331 Morley Ave, Dearborn MI 48124, US
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