Vincennes in Knox County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
1747 - 1836
Soldier - Frontiersman - Trader
His wise council and material aid
enabled Clark to capture Fort Sackville
Citizens of Vincennes
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 38° 40.78′ N, 87° 32.162′ W. Marker is in Vincennes, Indiana, in Knox County. Marker is on S 2nd Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker is located near the George Rogers Clark memorial, on the grounds of George Rogers Clark National Historical Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vincennes IN 47591, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Wabash River (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Fort Sackville (within shouting distance of this marker); The George Rogers Clark Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Constructing a Legacy (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Inside the Memorial (about Fort Sackville (about 500 feet away); St. Rose Chapel (about 500 feet away); The Old Cathedral “French and Indian” Cemetery (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vincennes.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on June 30, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. This page has been viewed 114 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 30, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.