Near Pittsburg in Carroll County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Trail of Death
—Pleasant Run —
Erected 1996 by Kris Cannon (Boy Scout - Eagle Award), Troop #144 BSA, Flora, Indiana.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Potawatomi - Trail of Death marker series.
Location. 40° 37.588′ N, 86° 40.736′ W. Marker is near Pittsburg, Indiana, in Carroll County. Marker is at the intersection of County Route N 800 W and County Route W 550 N, on the right when traveling south on County Route N 800 W. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Delphi IN 46923, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Wabash & Erie Canal (approx. 1.9 miles away); The Carrollton Bridge (approx. 1.9 miles away); Carrollton on the Wabash (approx. 1.9 miles away); Mentzer Tavern (approx. 2 miles away); Site of Cabin Home Gen. Samuel Milroy (approx. 2.5 miles away); Samuel Milroy (approx. 2.5 miles away); New Purchase Boundary (approx. 2.6 miles away); Spanish American War Veterans Gave Their Cannon (approx. 2.8 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. History and More Items:. This Official Web-site of the "Potawatomi Trail of Death Association" (Shirley Willard / Rochester, Indiana) is the center of activity and information - with many excellent links. (Submitted on September 7, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
2. Trail of Death map::. Also, some facts of things that happened along the way of travel. (Submitted on September 7, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
3. Eye-witness Journals, Letters, & Newspaper Items::. (Courtesy:: Mr. Foley) - A good Secondary Source location for a number of other reports. (Submitted on September 7, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 982 times since then and 93 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.