Near Rockford in DeKalb County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1986 by Illinois State Historical Society and The Illinois Department of Transportation.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Black Hawk War, and the Illinois State Historical Society marker series.
Location. 41° 46.073′ N, 88° 51.73′ W. Marker is near Rockford, Illinois, in DeKalb County. Marker is at the intersection of East Comanche Avenue (Illinois Route 30) and Indian Road, on the right when traveling east on East Comanche Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dekalb IL 60115, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within walking distance of this marker. Chief Shabbona (approx. 0.9 miles away).
Also see . . . Shabbona. Wikipedia biographical link including a lot of Northwest (central U.S. NW) history. (Submitted on July 18, 2011, by Chris English of Phoenix, Arizona.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Notable Persons • Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 28, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 2,297 times since then. Last updated on June 8, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. Photo 1. submitted on July 28, 2008, by Kathy Walker of Stafford, Virginia. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.