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Portage des Sioux in St. Charles County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Portage des Sioux 1798

 
 
Portage des Sioux 1798 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 22, 2019
1. Portage des Sioux 1798 Marker
Inscription.  
In 1815 representatives of
Indian tribes arrived in
several thousand canoes to
negotiate a peace treaty
with the white settlers

 
Location. 38° 55.828′ N, 90° 20.332′ W. Marker is in Portage des Sioux, Missouri, in St. Charles County. Marker is on River View Drive just north of Le Sieur Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located on a walkway towards the Our Lady of the Rivers Shrine statue. It is the third marker on the right, after walking past the entrance. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1565 River View Dr, Portage des Sioux MO 63373, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1815 Treaty (here, next to this marker); St Rose Philippine Duchesne (within shouting distance of this marker); St. Francis of Assisi Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Forts and Blockhouses (within shouting distance of this marker); Lewis & Clark 1804 (within shouting distance of this marker); Our Lady of the Rivers (within shouting distance
Portage des Sioux 1798 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 22, 2019
2. Portage des Sioux 1798 Marker
Our Lady of the Rivers Shrine statue is seen in the background.
of this marker); Pere Marquette & Joliet 1673 (within shouting distance of this marker); Louisiana Territory (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portage des Sioux.
 
More about this marker. This is one of eight markers on the Our Lady of the Rivers Shrine walkway.
 
Categories. Native AmericansPeaceWars, US Indian
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 13, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 56 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 12, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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