Athens in Bradford County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Sullivan Expedition against the Iroquois Indians
3 miles distant from Sheshecunnuck
Site of Sullivan's Army Encampment
August 11-26, 1779
Lay one and one fourth miles south of this point
Erected 1929 by The Pennsylvania Historical Commission and the Tioga Point Chapter, D.A.R.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the The Sullivan-Clinton Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians marker series.
Location. 41° 57.07′ N, 76° 30.971′ W. Marker is in Athens, Pennsylvania, in Bradford County. Marker is on South Main Street (State Highway 199), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Athens PA 18810, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Stephen Foster (here, next to this marker); Vietnam Veterans (a few steps from this marker); Site of Athens Academy (a few steps from this marker); Athens Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Roll of Honor (a few steps from this marker); Fort Sullivan (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Sullivan (approx. 0.2 miles away); Carrying Path (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Athens.
Also see . . . The Sullivan-Clinton Campaign. Web page detailing the campaign. (Submitted on July 11, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • Native Americans • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 783 times since then and 90 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.