Near North Vernon in Jennings County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Grouseland Treaty Line
(August 21, 1805)
Territorial Governor, William Henry Harrison, in a treaty with Indians held at Vincennes, secured lands which for the first time opened the entire north bank of the Ohio River for settlement.
Erected 1966 by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission. (Marker Number 40.1966.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 39° 3.798′ N, 85° 41.903′ W. Marker is near North Vernon, Indiana, in Jennings County. Marker is at the intersection of Indiana Route 7 and County Route W500N, on the right when traveling north on State Route 7. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4710 W County Road 500 N, North Vernon IN 47265, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kellar Grist Mill (approx. 4.8 miles away); Muscatatuck Park (approx. 6.7 miles away); Vernon Historic District (approx. 7.2 miles away); Morgan's Raid (approx. 7.3 miles away); New Survey Markers Set (approx. 7.3 miles away); Jonathan Jennings Jennings County Veterans Memorial (approx. 7.5 miles away); Madison and Indianapolis Railroad (approx. 7.9 miles away).
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 366 times since then and 73 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.