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Wapakoneta in Auglaize County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Wapakoneta (Wapaughkonnetta)

 
 
Wapakoneta (Wapaughkonnetta) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 5, 2008
1. Wapakoneta (Wapaughkonnetta) Marker
Inscription. Council House (Capital) of the Shawnee from c.1798 until their forced removal to Kansas in 1832
 
Erected by Ohio Historical Society, Ohio Department of Transportation, and Ohio Bicentennial Commission.
 
Location. 40° 33.456′ N, 84° 11.61′ W. Marker is in Wapakoneta, Ohio, in Auglaize County. Marker is on Willipie Street (Ohio Route 198) 0.1 miles north of US 33, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wapakoneta OH 45895, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Congressional Medal of Honor Recipients (approx. 0.8 miles away); Wapakoneta All Wars Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Dudley Nichols (approx. 0.8 miles away); Dayton and Michigan Railroad (approx. 0.9 miles away); Wapakoneta Heritage Parkway (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Shannon Stock Company (approx. 0.9 miles away); F5D Skylancer (approx. 1.2 miles away); Apollo Command Module and Gemini Spacecraft Mock-ups (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wapakoneta.
 
Regarding Wapakoneta (Wapaughkonnetta). Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon (July 20, 1969), was born on 5 August 1930
Wapakoneta (Wapaughkonnetta) Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 5, 2008
2. Wapakoneta (Wapaughkonnetta) Marker
on his grandparents' farm near Wapakoneta, Ohio.
 
Categories. Native AmericansNotable PlacesSettlements & Settlers
 
Wapa Theater and Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 5, 2008
3. Wapa Theater and Courthouse
Wapa Theater has a Native American theme. Auglaize County courthouse in background. Both on Willipie St.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 1,730 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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