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Queen Aliquippa

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, September 11, 2011
1. Queen Aliquippa Marker
Inscription. An influential leader of the Seneca Nation in this area and ally of the British during the time of the French & Indian War. Encamped near here when George Washington paid respects to her, 1753. Died, 1754; according to legend, buried nearby.
 
Erected 2003 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 40° 21.591′ N, 79° 49.996′ W. Marker is in McKeesport, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker can be reached from Bowman Avenue. Touch for map. Located in center of Highland Grove Park between Highland Avenue and Bowman Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: McKeesport PA 15132, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Duquesne Steel Works (approx. 1.1 miles away); Helen Richey (approx. 1.4 miles away); National Tube Works (approx. 1˝ miles away); David McKee (approx. 1.7 miles away); Kennedy-Nixon Taft-Hartley Debate (approx. 1.9 miles away); Braddock’s Crossing (approx. 2.3 miles away); George Westinghouse (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Braddock's Crossing (approx. 2˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in McKeesport.
 
Also see . . .  Queen Aliquippa.
Queen Aliquippa Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, September 11, 2011
2. Queen Aliquippa Marker
Explore PA History (Submitted on September 11, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Native AmericansWar, French and Indian
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 956 times since then and 79 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 11, 2011, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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