Vincennes in Knox County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Built 1803 - 1804
—Home of William Henry Harrison —
Built 1803 - 1804
William Henry Harrison
Governor Indiana Territory 1800 - 1812
President of the United States 1840
Mansion owned and restored by
Francis Vigo Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
Erected by Francis Vigo Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 38° 41.127′ N, 87° 31.557′ W. Marker is in Vincennes, Indiana, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of West Scott Street and Park Street, on the right when traveling west on West Scott Street. Click for map. Park Street is no longer open traffic. Can also use, Harrison Street past North 1st Street - there is also more parking there. Marker is in this post office area: Vincennes IN 47591, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Indiana Territory (a few steps from this marker); Millstones from Emison Mills (within shouting distance of this marker); Sarah Knox Taylor (within shouting distance William Henry Harrison - & - Lewis & Clark Expedition (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Thornton Scott ( 1777 - 1827 ) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vincennes University (about 400 feet away); Chief Tecumseh (about 700 feet away); The Baty Place (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Vincennes.
Also see . . . Official Web Site - - "Grouseland". There are a number of links in this web site - - Enjoy the searching. The page will open to interior views of the Home! ! (Submitted on October 13, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
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