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Tipton in Tipton County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

General John Tipton

1766 – 1839

 
 
General John Tipton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
1. General John Tipton Marker
(Click on any of these photos to see the details.)
Inscription.  

Pioneer Leader

Hero of Tippecanoe

Indian Agent

Statesman

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Centennial Memorial

1816 - - 1916

 
Erected 1916.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansWar of 1812.
 
Location. 40° 16.909′ N, 86° 2.44′ W. Marker is in Tipton, Indiana, in Tipton County. Marker is on East Jefferson Street east of South Main Street, on the right when traveling east. Located on the left of the North Entrance of the Tipton County Courthouse in Tipton, Indiana. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tipton IN 46072, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Tipton County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Land Between The Rivers (a few steps from this marker); Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Tipton County (Indiana) Veterans Memorial (approx. half a
Wide View - - General John Tipton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
2. Wide View - - General John Tipton Marker
mile away); New Purchase Boundary (Treaty of St. Mary's) (approx. half a mile away); Tipton County (Indiana) World War I and II Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away); Roberts Settlement (approx. 7.4 miles away); The Dunham House (approx. 10.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tipton.
 
Also see . . .  Official Web Site - - U. S. Congress::. A biogragraphy of John Tipton's service in the U. S. Senate. (Submitted on November 11, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.) 
 
Plaque - - "150 - Tipton County" image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
3. Plaque - - "150 - Tipton County"
A few steps away this plaque - text reads - - " 1844 - 1994 Sesquicentennial To be opened in the year 2044 "
Long View - - General John Tipton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
4. Long View - - General John Tipton Marker
North Entrance to Tipton County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
5. North Entrance to Tipton County Courthouse
North / East Corner - - Tipton County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn Wolf, November 10, 2010
6. North / East Corner - - Tipton County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 19, 2019. It was originally submitted on November 11, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 613 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 11, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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