Vincennes in Knox County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Red Banks Trace
Erected 1966 by Indiana Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution series list.
Location. 38° 40.086′ N, 87° 32.066′ W. Marker is in Vincennes, Indiana, in Knox County. Marker is on Willow Street (Business U.S. 41) 0.1 miles south of S. 10th Street, on the left when traveling south. 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. Five Unknown Soldiers Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary Clark (approx. 0.7 miles away); Inscription on the Big Bell of the Old Cathedral (approx. 0.7 miles away); Fort Sackville in 1779 (approx. 0.7 Knox County (Indiana) Gold Star Honor Roll (approx. ¾ mile away); Knox County Veterans Memorial Park (approx. ¾ mile away); Knox County (Indiana) Civil War Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); The First Presbyterian Church In Indiana Territory (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vincennes.
More about this marker. There is a smaller accessory marker located 125 feet east-southeast from the main marker. It says:
Northern point of buffalo, Indian and pioneer trail, from Henderson, Kentucky to Vincennes, Indiana.
Erected and dedicated August 20, 1966
Francis Vigo Chapter, DAR
Credits. This page was last revised on October 25, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 25, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 300 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 25, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.