Prophetstown in Whiteside County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Prophetstown State Park
Prophetstown State Park authorized by the Illinois General Assembly in 1947 was sponsored by Representative George S. Brydia. It has been developed in the administration of Governor William G. Stratton.
Erected by Glen D. Palmer, Director of Conservation and Robert G. Miley, Supt. of Parks & Memorials.
Location. 41° 40.357′ N, 89° 55.957′ W. Marker is in Prophetstown, Illinois, in Whiteside County. Marker is at the intersection of East Riverside Drive and Park Avenue, on the right when traveling west on East Riverside Drive. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Prophetstown IL 61277, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wabokieshiek, White Cloud The Prophet (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Prophetstown (approx. half a mile away).
Additional keywords. Ho-Chunk (Winnebago); Sauk (Sac)
Categories. • Native Americans • Parks & Recreational Areas • Settlements & Settlers • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 30, 2019. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 30, 2019. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.