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Portage des Sioux in St. Charles County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

1815 Treaty

Between All Warring Indian Tribes and the U.S.

 

Signed at Portage des Sioux

 
1815 Treaty Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 22, 2019
1. 1815 Treaty Marker
Inscription.  
Overland escape route of
Sioux Indians between Mississippi
and Missouri Rivers gave name to
Portage des Sioux

 
Location. 38° 55.83′ N, 90° 20.333′ W. Marker is in Portage des Sioux, Missouri, in St. Charles County. Marker is on River View Drive 0.1 miles north of Le Sieur Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker is located on a walkway towards the Our Lady of the Rivers Shrine statue. It is the third marker on the left, the second to last one before the statue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1565 River View Drive, Portage des Sioux MO 63373, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Portage des Sioux 1798 (here, next to this marker); St Rose Philippine Duchesne (a few steps from this marker); St. Francis of Assisi Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Lewis & Clark 1804 (within shouting distance of this marker); Forts and Blockhouses (within shouting distance of this marker); Our Lady of the Rivers
1815 Treaty Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, September 22, 2019
2. 1815 Treaty Marker
Our Lady of the Rivers Shrine is seen in the background
(within shouting distance of this marker); Pere Marquette & Joliet 1673 (within shouting distance of this marker); Louisiana Territory (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Portage des Sioux.
 
More about this marker. This is one of eight markers on the Our Lady of the Rivers Shrine walkway.
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & SettlersWars, US IndianWaterways & Vessels
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on October 13, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 6, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 35 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 11, 2019, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.
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