Fort Wayne in Allen County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected by City of Fort Wayne and Superior Essex.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Native Americans • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #02 John Adams, and the Former U.S. Presidents: #03 Thomas Jefferson series lists. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1812.
Location. 41° 5.135′ N, 85° 8.291′ W. Marker is in Fort Wayne, Indiana, in Allen County. Marker is one of a series that ring the Great Meadow in Headwaters Park. This marker is about 100 feet NW of the footbridge over the Saint Mary's River leading to the reconstructed Old Fort. Statue is about 100 feet NE of the marker. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 333 S Clinton Street, Fort Wayne IN 46802, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Wabash & Erie Canal (within shouting distance of this marker); Miami Legend of the Sandhill Crane Earliest Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); The Fur Traders and the Military at Fort Wayne (within shouting distance of this marker); Duck Creek: Early Industry and Business Development (within shouting distance of this marker); First Americans (within shouting distance of this marker); The Floods (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Early Effort To Build A Park (about 300 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Wayne.
Also see . . . Michikinikwa also known as Little Turtle - Ohio History Central. (Submitted on March 15, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
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