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Canandaigua in Ontario County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Last General Council of the United States

 
 
The Last General Council of the United States Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, September 29, 2012
1. The Last General Council of the United States Marker
Inscription. The Last General Council of the United States with the Iroquois Confederacy was held in Canandaigua, and the resultant treaty was signed November 11, 1794, by U.S. Agent Timothy Pickering
Sachems and Warriors
Farmer's Brother Cornplanter, Red Jacket, Little Beard, Fish Carrier, Little Billy, Heap of Dogs, Handsome Lake, Half Town, and fifty others:
Witnesses
Israel Chapin, James Smedly, Augustus Porter, William Ewing and others:
Interpreters
Horatio Jones, Joseph Smith, Jasper Parrish
 
Erected 1902.
 
Location. 42° 53.29′ N, 77° 16.879′ W. Marker is in Canandaigua, New York, in Ontario County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (New York State Route 332) and Ontario Street on North Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canandaigua NY 14424, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 200 Years of Peace and Friendship (here, next to this marker); Historic Canandaigua Public Square (within shouting distance of this marker); City of Canandaigua (approx. 0.2 miles away); Granger Homestead (approx.
The Last General Council of the United States Marker as seen on courthouse lawn image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, September 29, 2012
2. The Last General Council of the United States Marker as seen on courthouse lawn
200th Anniversary Marker can be seen in the distance.
0.7 miles away); Routes of the Armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton 1779 (approx. one mile away); Boathouse History (approx. 1.2 miles away); Squaw Island (approx. 1.2 miles away); Bee Sting Death (approx. 4.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Canandaigua.
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 278 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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