Near Omaha in Douglas County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Erected 1927 by Nebraska Society U.S. Daughters of 1812.
Location. 41° 22.401′ N, 95° 57.217′ W. Marker is near Omaha, Nebraska, in Douglas County. Marker is at the intersection of John J Pershing Dr and Hummel Rd, on the left when traveling north on John J Pershing Dr. Click for map. Marker is located at the entrance to Hummel Park and co-located with John Pierre Cabanne's. Marker is in this post office area: Omaha NE 68112, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Pierrre Cabanne's (here, next to this marker); Lewis and Clark Campsite (approx. one mile away); The Road to Zion (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Florence Mill (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named The Florence Mill (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Mormon Pioneer Trail (approx. 2.2 miles away); A Meeting House for the Saints (approx. 2.2 miles away); From Indian Lands to the Golden Gate (approx. 2.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Omaha.
More about this marker.
Regarding Fort Lisa. There was more than one Fort Lisa; this was the first of two.
Also see . . . Fort Lisa. From NEGenWeb Project. This site contains an expanded history of Fort Lisa including a photo of the site from 1902. (Submitted on August 9, 2008, by Michael James of Fort Calhoun, Nebraska.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael James of Fort Calhoun, Nebraska. This page has been viewed 2,472 times since then and 182 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on , by Michael James of Fort Calhoun, Nebraska. 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Michael James of Fort Calhoun, Nebraska. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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