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Near Syracuse in Kosciusko County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Indian Hill

 
 
Indian Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dave Zollinger, July 23, 2011
1. Indian Hill Marker
Inscription. Indians formerly wrapped their dead and secured them in the trees here. At the time of white settlement the wrappings were disintegrating and the bones were falling to the ground.
 
Erected 1962 by Indiana Historical Society. (Marker Number 43.1962.2.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 41° 25.917′ N, 85° 44.4′ W. Marker is near Syracuse, Indiana, in Kosciusko County. Marker is on North Shore Drive half a mile east of North Long Drive, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 877 North Shore Drive, Syracuse IN 46567, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Last Tract of Land Owned by Miami (approx. half a mile away); Crosson Park (approx. mile away); Syracuse Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Samuel Crosson (approx. 0.9 miles away but has been reported missing); Papakeechie's Reserve (approx. 2.1 miles away); Mount Pleasant Cemetery (approx. 3.5 miles away); Continental Divide (approx. 5.5 miles away); Milford World War I Veterans (approx. 5.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Syracuse.
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Indian Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dave Zollinger, July 23, 2011
2. Indian Hill Marker
View looking east on North Shore Drive.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dave Zollinger of Goshen, Indiana. This page has been viewed 584 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Dave Zollinger of Goshen, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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