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Tonawanda Indian Reservation in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Treaty of 1857

 
 
Treaty of 1857 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 21, 2014
1. Treaty of 1857 Marker
Inscription.
On Nov. 5 a treaty between
the U.S. and the Tonawanda
Seneca at the Meeting House
restored about 8000 acres
to the Tonawanda Senecas.

 
Erected by Genesee County Bicentennial.
 
Location. 43° 3.622′ N, 78° 26.557′ W. Marker is in Tonawanda Indian Reservation, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is on Meadville Road 0.2 miles north of Bloomingdale Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located on the Tonawanda Indian Reservation of the Tonawanda band of Seneca. Marker is east of the Bloomingdale Road crossing of Tonawanda Creek. Marker is in this post office area: Basom NY 14013, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Basom Plot (approx. 2.7 miles away); Morrot's Boulder Amusement Park (approx. 3.2 miles away); General Ely Samuel Parker 1828-1895 (approx. 3.3 miles away); Russell Park (approx. 3.9 miles away); Feeder Canal (approx. 3.9 miles away); In Honor of Those Who Fought (approx. 4 miles away); Welcome to Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge (approx. 4 miles away); Black Tern (Chlidonias niger) - Endangered in New York (approx. 4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
Treaty of 1857 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 21, 2014
2. Treaty of 1857 Marker
Northward; marker is left of the road in the shaded area of the lawn.
 Tonawanda Reservation - Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 7, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
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Treaty of 1857 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 21, 2014
3. Treaty of 1857 Marker
Southward
Treaty of 1857 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, September 21, 2014
4. Treaty of 1857 Marker
Westward
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 247 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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