Near De Motte in Jasper County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
La Salle Expedition
Erected 1966 by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission. (Marker Number 37.1966.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 41° 15.539′ N, 87° 11.929′ W. Marker was near De Motte, Indiana, in Jasper County. Marker could be reached from the intersection of U.S. 231 and County Road 1700N. Touch for map. The marker was located on the south side of the bridge over the Kankakee River at the Jasper County line. Marker was in this post office area: Hebron IN 46341, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 15 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. Site of Huakiki (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Site of Huakiki (approx. 7½ miles away); Site of Tassinong (approx. 10.9 miles away); The Old Lake County Courthouse, 1878 (approx. 13.9 miles away); W.W.II Triangle Memorial (approx. 14.2 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 5, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 445 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 5, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Photo of marker prior to it going missing. • Can you help?