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

Cook's Cabin

Paradise Spring Riverwalk

 
 
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By Duane Hall, August 13, 2014
1. Cook's Cabin Marker
Inscription. Meals for the treaty participants were prepared in the cook’s cabin.

While the exact number of participants is not known, it is documented that the Potawatomie and Miami tribes camped on both sides of the Wabash River, numbered in the several hundreds.

The spring, reported sufficient to meet the needs of three thousand persons, ran through a ravine west of the cook’s cabin.
 
Location. 40° 47.835′ N, 85° 48.922′ W. Marker is in Wabash, Indiana, in Wabash County. Marker can be reached from E. Market Street 0.2 miles from S. Allen Street. Click for map. Marker is located in the northern part of Paradise Spring Park west of the parking lot; the above directions are to the driveway to the park’s northeast parking lot. Marker is in this post office area: Wabash IN 46992, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Treaty of 1826 Meeting Camp (a few steps from this marker); Council House (within shouting distance of this marker); Quarters of James B. Ray (within shouting distance of this marker); Storage Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Quarters of Lewis Cass (within
Cook's Cabin image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 13, 2014
2. Cook's Cabin
shouting distance of this marker); Quarters of Major General John Tipton (within shouting distance of this marker); Quarters of Captain Frederick R. Kintner (within shouting distance of this marker); Kin-Com-A-Ong Spring (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Wabash.
 
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Cook's Cabin image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, August 13, 2014
3. Cook's Cabin
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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