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LaFayette in Chambers County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Muscogee Indians

 
 
Muscogee Indians Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, February 8, 2014
1. Muscogee Indians Marker
Inscription.  
Called Creeks
Indian villages nearby
were affiliated with either
Upper or Lower Confederacies
of the Creek Nation.

In colonial times
Spain, France and England
contended for this section.
Indian title ceded in 1832.

 
Erected 1953 by the Alabama Historical Association.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraNative Americans. In addition, it is included in the Alabama Historical Association series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1832.
 
Location. 32° 53.971′ N, 85° 24.061′ W. Marker is in LaFayette, Alabama, in Chambers County. Marker is at the intersection of South LaFayette Street (U.S. 431) and East Alabama Avenue, on the right when traveling north on South LaFayette Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 South LaFayette Street, Lafayette AL 36862, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chambers County War Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Chambers County (a few steps from this marker); Joe Louis
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(within shouting distance of this marker); The LaFayette Presbyterian Church (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); LaFayette Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vines Funeral Home and Ambulance Service (approx. half a mile away); Chambers County Training School (approx. 0.8 miles away); Essie J. Handy Memorial Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in LaFayette.
 
Marker near Chambers County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Mark Hilton, February 8, 2014
2. Marker near Chambers County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 8, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 1,134 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 8, 2014, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.

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