Historic Structures Program

historic structure plaque
The Lenawee Historical Society’s Historic Structures Program offers recognition of historic houses and buildings that meet specific criteria. Qualifying structures are publicly identified with a customized marker that is presented to the owner.

The cost for participation is $495* for a single structure or building and includes a lifetime membership in the Lenawee Historical Society. The cost is $150 for each additional building. 

*The cost for current lifetime members of the Society is $150.
Adrian MI Main Street Looking North Historical Photo
Morenci MI Looking East Historical Photo
The recognition includes:
A customized historical marker to be displayed on the historic structure or building.

An historic structure report outlining the history of the structure along with appropriate photographs, if available.

A lifetime membership to the Lenawee Historical Society. ($350 value).

Posting of the recognized structures on the Lenawee Historical Society website.

Inclusion in a special exhibit at the Lenawee Historical Museum.

Inclusion in a press release to local news media.

The Society encourages those interested in its Historic Structures Program to include any pertinent historical documentation with their application. 

If you have any questions or concerns about the criteria of the program, please download the pdf application below or contact the Society.
Wilcox Block Historical Photo
Citizens Light and Power Historical Photo
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110 E. Church St. Adrian, MI 49221