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Dublin in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Leatherlips
 
Leatherlips Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Dale K. Benington, September 18, 2010
1. Leatherlips Marker
 
Inscription.
Leatherlips
A chief of the Wyandot Tribe of Indians.
Was executed on this spot, June 1, 1810.


 
Erected 1889 by Wyandot Club of Columbus, Ohio.
 
Location. 40° 8.406′ N, 83° 7.107′ W. Marker is in Dublin, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is at the intersection of Riverside Drive (Ohio Route 257) and Stratford Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Riverside Drive. Click for map. This historical marker is located in a small park, bordered by a stone fence enclosure, located on the southeast corner of the nearby street intersection. The site of the historical marker is on a ridge that overlooks the Scioto River that is located along the opposite side of Riverside Drive. Marker is in this post office area: Dublin OH 43016, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Polish Patriot Thaddeus Kosciusko (approx. half a mile away); Grand Carousel (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Union Land Company and the Case Family / The Olentangy River Road (approx. 4.1 miles away); Liberty Presbyterian Church / Nathan Carpenter (approx. 5.1 miles away); Bharatiya Hindu Temple (approx. 5.3 miles away); Jeffers Mound (approx. 5.3 miles away); Mary Armstrong (approx. 5.3 miles away); Kingwood Memorial Park Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.5 miles away).
 
Leatherlips Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Dale K. Benington, September 18, 2010
2. Leatherlips Marker
 

 
Also see . . .
1. Leatherlips Monument. This is a link to information provided by Worthington Memory. (Submitted on October 9, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 

2. Chief Leatherlips. This is a link to information provided by Touring Ohio. (Submitted on October 9, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Leatherlips Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Dale K. Benington, September 18, 2010
3. Leatherlips Marker
View of a memento left at the site to honor Chief Leatherlips.
 
 
Leatherlips Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Dale K. Benington, September 18, 2010
4. Leatherlips Marker
Distant view of the marker situated in a small park, with a stone fence enclosure.
 
 
Leatherlips Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Dale K. Benington, September 18, 2010
5. Leatherlips Marker
View looking north along Riverside Drive, with the intersection with Stratford in the background, and the marker seen on the right.
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on October 9, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 542 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 9, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
 
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