Treaty of Painted Post
Col. Timothy Pickering, commissioner appointed by President Washington, negotiated the Treaty of Painted Post with the Iroquois Indians, which ended warfare between the Six Nations and the white settlers in New York State.
Dedicated: June 11, 1966 - Colonial Day
Erected 1966 by Civic Organizations, Ingersoll-Rand and Citizens of Painted Post, N.Y.
Location. 42° 9.463′ N, 77° 5.662′ W. Marker is in Painted Post, New York, in Steuben County. Marker is on Water Street west of Hamilton Street (New York State Route 417), on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 117 West Water Street, Painted Post NY 14870, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Village of Painted Post Comeback '72 Urban Renewal Project (within shouting distance of this marker); Painted Post Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Baptist Church of Painted Post (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Routes of the Armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton
Also see . . .
1. Treaty of Painted Post signed in Elmira (Star Gazette article, 2014). (Submitted on November 29, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. We Are Neither on One Side or the Other. (Submitted on November 29, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Peace •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 145 times since then and 93 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.