“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Tunkhannock in Wyoming County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Sullivan's March

Sullivan's March Marker image. Click for full size.
August 5, 2011
1. Sullivan's March Marker
Inscription. Gen. John Sullivanís army on Aug. 3, 1779 camped by the river. Third camp from Fort Wyoming. Part of the Clinton-Sullivan campaign ending in the rout of the Six Nations Iroquois. The Tory-Indian menace on the frontier was eliminated.
Erected by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
Location. 41° 32.309′ N, 75° 56.915′ W. Marker is in Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania, in Wyoming County. Marker is on West Tioga Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tunkhannock PA 18657, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians, 1779 (here, next to this marker); Discover Tunkhannock (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Tunkhannock (about 600 feet away); Wyoming County (about 600 feet away); Civil War Monument (about 600 feet away); The Freedom Tree (about 700 feet away); Walter B. Tewksbury (approx. half a mile away); West Falls North Disaster Urban Renewal Area (approx. 7.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tunkhannock.
Categories. Native AmericansWars, US Indian
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2011. This page has been viewed 407 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on August 26, 2011. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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