Near Peru in Miami County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
House of Chief Richardville
Erected 1992 by Indiana Historical Bureau. (Marker Number 52.1992.2.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 40° 44.868′ N, 86° 1.219′ W. Marker is near Peru, Indiana, in Miami County. Marker is on Mississinewa Rd 0.3 miles south of County Road 300 East. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Peru IN 46970, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Burial Place of Francis Godfroy (approx. 1.4 miles away); Chief Francis Godfroy's Council Chambers (approx. 1.4 miles away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx. 2.6 miles away); Miami County Navy Mothers Club 402 (approx. 2.6 miles away); World War I Monument (approx. 2.6 miles away); Miami County (Indiana) W. W. II War Memorial Miami County Korean - Viet Nam War Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); Miami Indian Mills (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Peru.
Also see . . . Jean Baptiste Richardville - Wikipedia. (Submitted on November 22, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 15, 2012, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 494 times since then and 29 times this year. Last updated on February 8, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. Photos: 1. submitted on November 15, 2012, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. 2, 3. submitted on March 20, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. 4. submitted on November 15, 2012, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.