“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Tunkhannock in Wyoming County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Sullivan's March

Sullivan's March Marker image. Click for full size.
August 5, 2011
1. Sullivan's March Marker
Inscription. Gen. John Sullivanís army on Aug. 3, 1779 camped by the river. Third camp from Fort Wyoming. Part of the Clinton-Sullivan campaign ending in the rout of the Six Nations Iroquois. The Tory-Indian menace on the frontier was eliminated.
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 41° 32.309′ N, 75° 56.915′ W. Marker is in Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania, in Wyoming County. Marker is on West Tioga Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tunkhannock PA 18657, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians, 1779 (here, next to this marker); Tunkhannock (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wyoming County (about 600 feet away); Civil War Monument (about 600 feet away); Walter B. Tewksbury (approx. half a mile away); Christy Mathewson (approx. 9 miles away); Wyolutimunk (approx. 9.2 miles away); a different marker also named Sullivan's March (approx. 9.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Tunkhannock.
Categories. Native AmericansWars, US Indian
Credits. This page originally submitted on . This page has been viewed 337 times since then and 57 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on . • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. A wide shot of the marker and its surroundings. • Can you help?
Paid Advertisement