South Bend in St. Joseph County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
La Salle's Camp
1 Mile West
Erected by National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the State of Indiana. (Marker Number 71.19??.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers, and the National Society of Colonial Dames of America marker series.
Location. 41° 43.815′ N, 86° 15.026′ W. Marker is in South Bend, Indiana, in St. Joseph County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 933 and Darden Rd, on the right when traveling north on State Road 933. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 19730 Darden Rd, South Bend IN 46637, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Riehle Playing Field (approx. 1.9 miles away); Robert Rene Cavalier Sieur DeLaSalle (approx. 1.9 miles away); Thomas A. Dooley, M.D. '48 (approx. 2 miles away); Chaplain Corby of Gettysburg (approx. 2 miles away); From a Letter of The Rev. Edward Sorin, CSC (approx. Old College (approx. 2 miles away); Vetville (approx. 2 miles away); Council Oak (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Bend.
Regarding La Salle's Camp. The St. Joseph River, one mile west of the marker, can be viewed at an Indiana Department of Natural Resources boat put-in park on Riverside Drive just south of Darden Road.
Categories. • Colonial Era • Exploration •
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