Residents decorated depot north of here with memorial arches adorned with roses, evergreens, flags, and images of Lincoln. Train stopped to switch engines and to allow dignitaries from Illinois and Indiana to board. Sixteen women entered funeral car to place flowers on casket. Train left for Chicago on Michigan Central Railroad; track was lined with mourners.
|Series||This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series|
|Placed By||Indiana Historical Bureau and Indiana Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 7:41am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 508114 N 4618695|
|Decimal Degrees||41.72001667, -86.90245000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 43.201', W 86° 54.147'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 43' 12.06" N, 86° 54' 8.82" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 100 E Michigan Blvd, Michigan City IN 46360, US|
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