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Catahecassa, Blackhoof

War Chief of the Shawnees

 
 
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By Mike Wintermantel, May 4, 2013
1. Catahecassa, Blackhoof Marker
Inscription. Was present at the defeat of Braddock in 1755 and took part in all the subsequent wars until the Treaty of Greenville in 1795, after which he remained the friend and ally of the United States.
 
Location. 40° 26.13′ N, 79° 56.138′ W. Marker is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, in Allegheny County. Marker is on East Circuit Road 0.1 miles west of Serpentine Drive, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located in Schenley Park in Pittsburgh's Oakland section. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsburgh PA 15217, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Schenley Park Bridge (approx. 0.6 miles away); Greenfield Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Schenley Park (approx. mile away); Frank Vittor (approx. mile away); a different marker also named Schenley Park Bridge (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Hiker (approx. 0.9 miles away); Station WQED (approx. 0.9 miles away); Andrew Carnegie (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsburgh.
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
Catahecassa, Blackhoof Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, May 4, 2013
2. Catahecassa, Blackhoof Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 4, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 322 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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