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

Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians

1779

 
 
Close-up of Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians 1779 Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
1. Close-up of Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians 1779 Plaque
Inscription. Sullivan Road over which the Army began its advance. June 18 1779.
 
Erected 1929 by The Pennsylvania Historical Commission
The Valley Forge Chapter, S.A.R.
and the City of Easton.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Sullivan-Clinton Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians marker series.
 
Location. 40° 42.357′ N, 75° 12.688′ W. Marker is in Easton, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is at the intersection of Knox Avenue and Sullivan Trail, on the right when traveling north on Knox Avenue. 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 within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); Sullivan Campaign (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dr. Florence Seibert (approx. 0.9 miles away); First Reformed Church (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named Easton (approx. one mile away); Lafayette College Founding (approx. one mile away); The Declaration of Independence in Easton (approx. one mile away); The Great Square (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Easton.
 
Related markers.
Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians 1779 Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
2. Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians 1779 Plaque
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. Native AmericansWar, US Revolutionary
 
Wide view of the Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians 1779 Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, April 4, 2010
3. Wide view of the Sullivan Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians 1779 Plaque
 
 
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