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Easton in Northampton County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sullivan Campaign

 
 
Sullivan Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
1. Sullivan Campaign Marker
Inscription. This major expedition of the Revolution aimed at the Indian-Tory alliance in New York, was organized at Easton under Gen. John Sullivan. Over a month's preparations preceded the first day's march, begun near here June 18, 1779.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 42.355′ N, 75° 12.759′ W. Marker is in Easton, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is on Knox Avenue (Pennsylvania Route 2025) 0 miles west of Sullivan Trail, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Easton PA 18040, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Easton (was about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing. ); Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians (about 300 feet away); Dr. Florence Seibert (approx. 0.9 miles away); First Reformed Church (approx. one mile away); Lafayette College Founding (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Easton (approx. one mile away); The Declaration of Independence in Easton (approx. one mile away); Founding of Easton and Northampton County (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Easton.
 
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Wide view of the Sullivan Campaign Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
2. Wide view of the Sullivan Campaign Marker
Looking Northwestward along the line of march that Sullivan embarked on in 1779.
Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 8, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 623 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 8, 2010, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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