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South Bend in St. Joseph County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Indiana Territorial Line

 
 
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By M. Bowyer, July 13, 2007
1. Indiana Territorial Line Marker
Inscription. (East-west boundary at this point.) The boundaries between Indiana and Michigan territories was established on June 30, 1805. Just before Indiana became a state in 1816, the line was moved ten miles north to provide frontage on Lake Michigan.
 
Erected 1966 by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission. (Marker Number 71.1966.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 41° 36.979′ N, 86° 15.164′ W. Marker is in South Bend, Indiana, in St. Joseph County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 31 and Johnson Road on U.S. 31. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: South Bend IN 46614, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Sons of Israel Synagogue (approx. 3.8 miles away); A Window To Our Past (approx. 4 miles away); Howard Park (approx. 4.1 miles away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 4.1 miles away); St. Joseph County Civil War Monument (approx. 4.1 miles away); Lincoln & Dixie Highways
Indiana Territorial Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By M. Bowyer, July 13, 2007
2. Indiana Territorial Line Marker
(approx. 4.1 miles away); Home of Hon. Schuyler Colfax (approx. 4.3 miles away); Site of Home of Schuyler Colfax (approx. 4.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in South Bend.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Indiana Territorial Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By M. Bowyer, July 13, 2007
3. Indiana Territorial Line Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. This page has been viewed 970 times since then and 23 times this year. Last updated on , by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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