Vincennes in Knox County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Vincennes in the American Revolution
Erected 1976 by Illinois Bicentennial Commission, the Illinois State Historical Society and the Indiana Historical Society.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Illinois State Historical Society marker series.
Location. 38° 40.796′ N, 87° 31.977′ W. Marker is in Vincennes, Indiana, in Knox County. Marker is at the intersection of Ste Honore Plaza and North 1st Street on Ste Honore Plaza. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vincennes IN 47591, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Cathedral “French and Indian” Cemetery U.S.S. Vincennes ( within shouting distance of this marker); Gold Star - - Honor Roll ( within shouting distance of this marker); Vincennes ( within shouting distance of this marker); Patriotism of Charles Gratiot ( within shouting distance of this marker); Site of House Occupied as Headquarters ( within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Ferry Landing ( about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Home of Francis Vigo ( about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vincennes.
Also see . . .
1. George Rogers Clark National Memorial. George Rogers Clark National Memorial commemorates the site of the battle of Vincennes, and the western campaign of the American Revolution (Submitted on September 27, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana.)
2. Video Tour:: “Historic Vincennes” - and - George Rogers Clark National Monument. Courtesy of:: Public Television WILL-TV (Illinois) Eleanor Stasheff produced (Submitted on January 9, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Categories. • Notable Events • Notable Persons • Patriots & Patriotism •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. This page has been viewed 4,835 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 17, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. 5. submitted on December 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.