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Near Steubenville in Jefferson County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Lest We Forget - Chief Logan

“Tah-Gah-Jute”

 

A Chief of the Mingoes - A Friend of the Whites

 
Lest We Forget - Chief Logan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, July 3, 2011
1. Lest We Forget - Chief Logan Marker
Inscription. From near this place in 1774, all the family of Logan was lured across the Ohio River and massacred by Whites thus sending Logan and Ohio Indian nations on a path of war for vengeance now known to history as Cresap's War. "Who Shall Mourn"
 
Location. 40° 34.141′ N, 80° 39.947′ W. Marker is near Steubenville, Ohio, in Jefferson County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Ohio Route 213 and Ohio Route 7. Click for map. Located in Rest Area at intersection of SR 213 & SR 7. Marker is in this post office area: Toronto OH 43964, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Logan Massacre (approx. 1.2 miles away in West Virginia); Early Mills (approx. 2.5 miles away in West Virginia); On This Spot (approx. 2.5 miles away in West Virginia); Newell (approx. 4.4 miles away in West Virginia); Hartford's Mill (approx. 5.2 miles away in West Virginia); William Pittenger (approx. 5.4 miles away); Old Town (approx. 5.4 miles away in West Virginia); Ohio River / Ohio River (approx. 5.6 miles away in West Virginia).
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Lest We Forget - Chief Logan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, July 3, 2011
2. Lest We Forget - Chief Logan Marker
Lest We Forget - Chief Logan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 15, 2011
3. Lest We Forget - Chief Logan Marker
Lest We Forget - Chief Logan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 15, 2011
4. Lest We Forget - Chief Logan Marker
View of the historic marker situated along the walkway leading to the picnic shelter, at the rest area.
Lest We Forget - Chief Logan Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 15, 2011
5. Lest We Forget - Chief Logan Marker
View, looking south, of the historic marker situated near the rest area parking lot.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 915 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.   3, 4. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.   5. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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