La Porte in LaPorte County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Indian Boundary Line
Location. 41° 37.006′ N, 86° 44.391′ W. Marker is in La Porte, Indiana, in LaPorte County. Marker is on Grangemouth Road 0.1 miles north of Lake Shore Drive, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located in Soldiers Memorial Park across from the parking lot entrance to Stone Lake Beach. Marker is in this post office area: La Porte IN 46350, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. La Porte World War II Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Memorial Forest Planting (approx. 0.2 miles away); La Porte World War II Memorial (1991) (approx. 0.2 miles away); La Porte Korean War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); La Porte County Afghanistan–Iraq–Kuwait Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); La Porte Viet Nam Memorial Operation Desert Storm Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Indiana Territory Boundary Line (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in La Porte.
1. Boundary Line Stone Obelisk
Located 250 feet west of the Indian Boundary Line marker is a recently installed stone obelisk. This obelisk demarcates the boundary between the lands of the Treaty of Mississinewa (1826) to the north and the lands of the Treaty of Tippecanoe (1832) to the south. The east-west line between the Indian Boundary Line marker and the stone obelisk is the boundary line described in the marker.
— Submitted September 18, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
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