Pittsburg in Coos County, New Hampshire — The American Northeast (New England)
Republic of Indian Stream
In 1832 the settlers of the area between Indian Stream and Hall's Stream, claimed by both Canada and the United States, set up the independent republic of Indian Stream. Yielding to New Hampshire in 1836, Indian Stream became part of Pittsburg and in 1842 was recognized by treaty as United States territory.
Erected by New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources. (Marker Number 001.)
Location. 45° 3.091′ N, 71° 23.22′ W. Marker is in Pittsburg, New Hampshire, in Coos County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 3) and Back Lake Road, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburg NH 03592, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 45th Parallel (approx. 3.9 miles away); Metallak (approx. 5.8 miles away); a different marker also named 45th Parallel (approx. 7.7 miles away); Dixville Notch (approx. 13.4 miles away).
More about this marker. Marker is located on the village green near the welcome sign and the war memorials.
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. This page has been viewed 232 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Kevin Craft of Bedford, Quebec. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.