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Bellefontaine in Logan County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Home of Blue Jacket

 
 
The Home of Blue Jacket Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 25, 2011
1. The Home of Blue Jacket Marker
Inscription.
This Marks the Site of
The Home of
Blue Jacket
Celebrated Chief of the
Shawonoe Indians

 
Erected 1928 by the Bellefontaine Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 21.521′ N, 83° 45.719′ W. Marker is in Bellefontaine, Ohio, in Logan County. Marker is on South Detroit Street north of West Auburn Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. This historical marker is located just outside the downtown business district in front of an old large white dwelling place that has been turned into a multi-family dwelling. The marker is affixed to a large rock in the front yard of the dwelling place. Marker is at or near this postal address: 224 South Detroit Avenue, Bellefontaine OH 43311, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Robert Patterson Kennedy (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Bartholomew (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Bellefontaine Examiner (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oldest Concrete Street in America
The Home of Blue Jacket Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 25, 2011
2. The Home of Blue Jacket Marker
View of historical marker affixed to a large rock.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); War Savings Quota (approx. 0.2 miles away); Logan County Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); George Washington Memorial Tree (approx. 0.2 miles away); Free Servicemen's Canteen, 1942-1946 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bellefontaine.
 
Categories. Native AmericansWars, US Indian
 
The Home of Blue Jacket Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 25, 2011
3. The Home of Blue Jacket Marker
View of historical marker situated in the front yard of a multi-family dwelling.
The Home of Blue Jacket Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 25, 2011
4. The Home of Blue Jacket Marker
View looking south along South Detroit Street of the historical marker, seen in the far right foreground of the picture.
The Home of Blue Jacket Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 25, 2011
5. The Home of Blue Jacket Marker
View looking north on South Detroit Street of the historical marker in the far left foreground of the picture. In the distant background is a view of the downtown business district.
The Home of Blue Jacket Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 25, 2011
6. The Home of Blue Jacket Marker
View of historical marker as seen in the front yard of the multi-family dwelling. The marker is just to the left of the sidewalk that leads to the front door.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 604 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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