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Lansing (Mich.)

LC control no.n 80044715
Descriptive conventionsrda
Geographic headingLansing (Mich.)
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Geographic subdivision usageMichigan--Lansing
Variant(s)Michigan (Mich.)
Biddle City (Mich.)
City of Lansing (Mich.)
Associated countryUnited States
Address124 W. Michigan Ave Lansing MI 48933
Special noteOld catalog heading: Lansing, Mich.
Found inRomig, W. Michigan place names, 1986 (in 1847 the Mich. legislature voted to locate the state capitol in Lansing Township and to name the site Michigan; from 4/27/1847 to 4/20/1848 the name and post office were Michigan, Mich.; in 1848 the legislature renamed the village Lansing after its township; incorporated as a city in 1859; Biddle City was the name of a proposed village platted in 1836 of an area which is now part of Lansing)
GeoNames, algorithmically matched, 2009 (ppl; 42°43ʹ57ʺN 084°33ʹ20ʺW)
City of Lansing website, August 13, 2015: home page (City of Lansing)
Wikipedia, August 13, 2015 (Lansing, Michigan; City of Lansing; capital of the U.S. state of Michigan; located mostly in Ingham County, although portions of the city extend west into Eaton County and north into Clinton County; 42°44ʹ1ʺN 84°32ʹ48ʺW)
Geographic area coden-us-mi
Associated languageeng