Near Momence in Kankakee County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected by the Illinois State Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Illinois State Historical Society marker series.
Location. 41° 9.483′ N, 87° 40.108′ W. Marker is near Momence, Illinois, in Kankakee County. Marker is on Illinois Route 1 just north of East River South Road when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Momence IL 60954, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Walter Andrew and George Hess, Pioneers (approx. 4 miles away); McHie Ferry (approx. 7.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Hubbard’s Trace. “Beginning in 1822, Hubbard began moving his trade goods by pack ponies from his 80 acre farm on the Iroquois River north of Danville, south along an old buffalo trace, known as the Vincennes Trail. (Submitted on July 19, 2017.)
Categories. • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 98 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 19, 2017, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.