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Maumee in Lucas County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Unfair Negotiations

Treaty of Paris, 1783

 
 
Unfair Negotiations Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
1. Unfair Negotiations Marker
Close-up view of the marker.
Inscription. After the American Revolution, the arrival of more settlers to the Ohio Country threatened the fragile peace between Native Nations, the British and the United States.

Land boundaries were set between the British and the U.S. at the Treaty of Paris in 1783; however, Native Nations were excluded from these negotiations. In the years preceding the Battle of Fallen Timbers, further international councils were called, but peace could not be achieved.
 
Erected by Metroparks of the Toledo Area.
 
Location. 41° 33.018′ N, 83° 41.811′ W. Marker is in Maumee, Ohio, in Lucas County. Marker can be reached from North Jerome Road near Monclova Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. This marker is located on the grounds of the Fallen Timbers Battlefield, Metropark, just inside of a densely wooded forest area, and is the second in a series of markers seen along the Fallen Timbers Battlefield, walking trail. It is located a short distance into the woods from the park's Visitor Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4949 North Jerome Road , Maumee OH 43537, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Why Fight Here? (within shouting distance of this marker); Early American Defeats
Unfair Negotiations Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
2. Unfair Negotiations Marker
Close-up view, that is displayed on the marker, of an illustration, showing the negotiators working on the Treaty of Paris in 1783.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Partners in Preservation (within shouting distance of this marker); Fighting Forces (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Fallen Timbers (about 600 feet away); A Long March (about 600 feet away); Cover and Camouflage (approx. 0.2 miles away); Caught Off Guard (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Maumee.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, US RevolutionaryWars, US Indian
 
Unfair Negotiations Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
3. Unfair Negotiations Marker
A distant view of the marker looking east along the park's walking trail.
Unfair Negotiations Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
4. Unfair Negotiations Marker
View of the marker looking east along the park's walking trail.
Unfair Negotiations Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
5. Unfair Negotiations Marker
View of the marker.
Unfair Negotiations Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, November 5, 2015
6. Unfair Negotiations Marker
View of the marker looking west along the park's walking trail, in the direction of the park's visitor center.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 124 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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