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Paradise Spring Treaty Ground

 
 
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By M. Bowyer, June 28, 2007
1. Paradise Spring Treaty Ground Marker
Inscription.  At treaty ground (two blocks east) in October, 1826, Potawatomi and Miami tribes signed treaties with the United States ceding lands north of the Wabash River. The treaties included provisions for land for a canal and the Michigan Road.
 
Erected 1992 by Indiana Historical Bureau and Wabash County Tourism. (Marker Number 85.1992.1.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list. A significant historical month for this entry is October 1826.
 
Location. 40° 47.827′ N, 85° 49.028′ W. Marker is in Wabash, Indiana, in Wabash County. Marker is on South Allan Street near East Market Street.. It is located at the entrance of the Paradise Spring Historical Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wabash IN 46992, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Quarters of Captain Frederick R. Kintner (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Quarters of Major General John Tipton (about 400 feet away); Quarters of Lewis Cass (about
The Paradise Spring Treaty Ground Marker and the park sign. image. Click for full size.
By M. Bowyer, June 28, 2007
2. The Paradise Spring Treaty Ground Marker and the park sign.
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400 feet away); The Big Four Railroad (about 400 feet away); Quarters of James B. Ray (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wabash.
 
Also see . . .  The History of Wabash Indiana. Scroll down for the section “Paradise Spring and the 1826 Treaties” on this page on the Wabash Carnegie Public Library website. (Submitted on June 30, 2007.) 
 
The Paradise Spring Historical Park. image. Click for full size.
By M. Bowyer, June 28, 2007
3. The Paradise Spring Historical Park.
The Paradise Spring Historical Park image. Click for full size.
By M. Bowyer, June 28, 2007
4. The Paradise Spring Historical Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 29, 2007, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,381 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 29, 2007, by M. Bowyer of Indianapolis, Indiana. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.

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