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A Quinnipiac Indian

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, September 1, 2010
1. A Quinnipiac Indian Marker
Inscription.  
A Quinnipiac Indian
family walks to the
harbor to meet the English
newcomers – April 24, 1638
as their way of life
changes forever

Montowese • Sawseunek • Momaugin • Sugcogisin • Quesaquaush • Carroughood • Weesaucuck • Shaumpisuh

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In Memory of Captain Charles H. Townsend, John Menta
and Lyent W. Russell
Chroniclers of the Quinnipiac Tribe

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraNative Americans.
 
Location. 41° 16.936′ N, 72° 53.649′ W. Marker is in New Haven, Connecticut, in New Haven County. Marker is at the intersection of Townsend Avenue and Upson Terrace, on the left when traveling south on Townsend Avenue. Located in Fort Wooster Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: East Haven CT 06512, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Wooster Park (a few steps from this marker); Beacon Hill (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); East Shore Park (approx.
A Quinnipiac Indian Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 1, 2010
2. A Quinnipiac Indian Marker
0.4 miles away); 32nd Ward World War I Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Fort Nathan Hale (approx. 0.9 miles away); In Honor of Captain Nathan Hale (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Oyster Industry in New Haven (approx. 0.9 miles away); Society of The Cincinnati Memorial (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Haven.
 
Also see . . .  Quinnipiac on Wikipedia. (Submitted on September 10, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
A Quinnipiac Indian Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 1, 2010
3. A Quinnipiac Indian Marker
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By Michael Herrick, September 1, 2010
4. A Quinnipiac Indian Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 10, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 1,111 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 10, 2010, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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