Near La Fontaine in Wabash County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Miami Indian Memorial
Location. 40° 39.397′ N, 85° 44.999′ W. Marker is near La Fontaine, Indiana, in Wabash County. Marker is on S. Bruner Road (County Road E1100 S) 1.9 miles west of County Road S 350 E, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: La Fontaine IN 46940, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Metocinyah's Village (approx. 0.2 miles away); Miami Indian Cemetery (approx. 1½ miles away); Mississinewa Battlefield Battle of Mississinewa (approx. 2.4 miles away); Banquo High School (approx. 7.4 miles away); New Purchase Boundary (approx. 8.3 miles away); Martin Boots (approx. 8.3 miles away); Phi Delta Kappa Fraternity (approx. 8.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Fontaine.
Also see . . .
1. Meshingomesia Reserve Was Established in Early 1840s. Article from the Kokomo Tribune newspaper, dated April 10, 1957. (Submitted on January 16, 2014.)
2. Meshingomesia (Mihsiinkweemisa) Cemetery and Indian School Historic District. The link is to the National Register registration form for Meshingomesia Cemetery and Indian School and includes detailed history and information on the Miami in the Mississinewa River area. (Submitted on March 24, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.)
Categories. • Native Americans • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 16, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 392 times since then. Photos: 1. submitted on January 16, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. 2, 3. submitted on March 18, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.