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Near Tidioute in Warren County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Indian Paint Hill

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, September 3, 2012
1. Indian Paint Hill Marker
Inscription. Across the river from here deposits of red ochre and adjacent petroleum springs provided the Indians with raw materials for face and body paint.
 
Erected 1947 by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.
 
Location. 41° 42.503′ N, 79° 20.943′ W. Marker is near Tidioute, Pennsylvania, in Warren County. Marker is on U.S. 62 0.1 miles south of Thomas Lane, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tidioute PA 16351, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Grandin Well (approx. 4.1 miles away); Thompson's Island (approx. 6.3 miles away); Lawunakhannek (approx. 8.9 miles away); In 1795, Darius and Joseph Mead (approx. 9.9 miles away); Buckaloons (approx. 10 miles away); Goschgoschink (approx. 10.1 miles away); General William Irvine (approx. 10.1 miles away); Hickory Town (approx. 11 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Indian Paint Hill - Behind the Marker. ExplorePAHistory.com (Submitted on September 4, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Indian Paint Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, September 3, 2012
2. Indian Paint Hill Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 342 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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