Near Prospect in Marion County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Greenville Treaty Boundary Line
Treaty Signed And
Ratified 1795 By
The Indians And
General Anthony Wayne.
By This Treaty
The Land To The North
To The Indians
And To The South
To The White Settlers.
Erected 1970 by Elizabeth Cassell Kester Chapter, Colonial Dames, XVII Century.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Peace • Wars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the The Colonial Dames XVII Century, National Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1795.
Location. 40° 27.975′ N, 83° 12.489′ W. Marker is near Prospect, Ohio, in Marion County. Marker is at the intersection of Boundary Road (County Route 73) and Marion - Marysville Road (Ohio Route 4), on the right when traveling east on Boundary Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3223 Boundary Road, Prospect OH 43342, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Prospect State Route 47 Bridge (approx. 1.4 miles away); Prospect War MemorialGreen Camp (approx. 4.6 miles away); North Union District Veterans' Memorial Monument (approx. 5.4 miles away); Richwood Opera House and Town Hall (approx. 5.4 miles away); The Old Blockhouse Site (approx. 5.8 miles away); Cheney Cemetery Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away); Bethlehem Claibourne Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Prospect.
More about this marker. Also situated at the location of the historical marker is a green cache box containing game cards for a Marion County Treasure Hunt as well as a fact sheet that is taped to the underside of the green box lid, providing interesting facts about the Greenville Treaty.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 7, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,718 times since then and 58 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 7, 2011, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.