Columbus in Franklin County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Council Site Between William Henry Harrison and Indians
was held a council between
William Henry Harrison
and the Indians comprising
Shawnees and Senecas with
Tarhe the Crane
as spokesman resulting in
with the Indians of Ohio.
Erected 1904 by the Columbus Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 39° 57.432′ N, 83° 1.458′ W. Marker is in Columbus, Ohio, in Franklin County. Marker is on Martin Street south of West State Street, in the median. Touch for map. The historic marker is located just a little more than 2 blocks south of West Broad Street (the National Road, U.S. 40). Marker is in this post office area: Columbus OH 43222, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Maurice Gates (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lucas Sullivant Home Site (approx. 0.3 miles away); Old Franklinton Cemetery “In This Churchyard…” (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Franklinton Cemetery Archaeology (approx. 0.4 miles away); Franklinton (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Franklinton (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Franklinton (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbus.
I would like to acknowledge that John Winkler, the author of "Wabash 1791, St. Clair's defeat," was kind enough to take me on a historic marker tour, and this was one of the historic markers that he shared with me.
— Submitted September 8, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
Categories. • Native Americans • Peace • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 8, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 588 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 8, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.