Owosso, Michigan: Graveside Monument To Mr. Jefferson Nickel

1101 S. Washington St., Owosso, MI
From downtown Owosso drive south on Hwy 71/Washington St. and continue south on Washington St. when it splits from Hwy 71. Drive south five blocks, and just past Harper St. turn left into Oak Hill Cemetery. The monument is next to the Schlag grave, in Section Y, Block 1.
Graveside Monument To Mr. Jefferson Nickel
A small granite monument engraved with both sides of the Jefferson Nickel. It calls attention to the grave of Felix Schlag, who designed the nickel in 1937 for a $1,000 prize. [RoadsideAmerica.com Team]

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Graveside Monument To Mr. Jefferson Nickel

Not hard to find, you will see it on a corner intersection of two of the dirt roads

[Jennifer Bowen, 04/08/2012]

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