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Fremont in Steuben County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Vistula Road

 
 
The Vistula Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, November 30, 2012
1. The Vistula Road Marker
Inscription. The pioneers traveling from Chicago to Toledo used this road. It was the oldest path of travel in the Central West - first used by Indians - then French traders, missionaries and the military. Established by an act of Indiana legislature in 1833, approved in 1835.
 
Erected 1966 by Pokagon Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 41° 43.855′ N, 84° 55.687′ W. Marker is in Fremont, Indiana, in Steuben County. Marker is at the intersection of Toledo St (State Road 120) and N. Ray St, on the left when traveling east on Toledo St. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fremont IN 46737, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fremont Indiana (approx. mile away); Indiana's Northern Boundary Line (approx. 4.3 miles away); Welcome to the Potawatomi Inn (approx. 5.2 miles away); Beginning in Ice: The Lakes of Pokagon (approx. 5.3 miles away); Where Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio Meet (approx.
The Vistula Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, November 30, 2012
2. The Vistula Road Marker
At the intersection of Toledo St (SR 120) and N. Ray St
6.7 miles away in Michigan); Steuben County Civil War Honor Rolls (approx. 7.6 miles away); Steuben County Court House (approx. 7.6 miles away); The Nettle Lake Mound Group (approx. 10.6 miles away in Ohio). Click for a list of all markers in Fremont.
 
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View to west along Toledo St (State Route 120) image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, November 30, 2012
3. View to west along Toledo St (State Route 120)
Marker is to the right on the north side of the road
 
 
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