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Cooperstown in Otsego County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Indian Grave

 
 
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By Scott J. Payne, September 17, 2016
1. Indian Grave Marker
Inscription. Indian remains excavated in this field were reburied in 1874 at the base of this mysterious mound.The tablet, with poem by the Rev. W.W. Lord was placed over the remains by Mrs. Alfred Corning Clark in 1899.
"The wide land which now is yours was ours."

 
Erected 1991 by New York State Historical Association.
 
Location. 42° 41.944′ N, 74° 55.067′ W. Marker is in Cooperstown, New York, in Otsego County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and County Route 31 on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cooperstown NY 13326, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Clinton's Dam (approx. 0.2 miles away); Clinton's Dam (approx. 0.2 miles away); Council Rock (approx. 0.2 miles away); George Croghan (approx. mile away); Site of the First National Baseball Hall of Fame Induction (approx. 0.3 miles away); Oldest Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Doubleday Field (approx. 0.4 miles away); "Natty Bumpo" (approx. 0.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cooperstown.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesNative Americans
 
Indian Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, September 17, 2016
2. Indian Grave Marker
Indian Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, September 17, 2016
3. Indian Grave Marker
Indian Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, September 17, 2016
4. Indian Grave Marker
Indian Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, September 17, 2016
5. Indian Grave Marker
 
 
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