Near La Fontaine in Wabash County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Location. 40° 39.474′ N, 85° 45.141′ W. Marker is near La Fontaine, Indiana, in Wabash County. Marker is on Unnamed Road 0.1 miles west of S. Bruner Road (County Road E 1100S), on the left when traveling west. 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. Miami Indian Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Miami Indian Cemetery (approx. 1.7 miles away); Mississinewa Battlefield Battle of Mississinewa (approx. 2.6 miles away); Banquo High School (approx. 7.4 miles away); New Purchase Boundary (approx. 8.4 miles away); Martin Boots (approx. 8.4 miles away); Phi Delta Kappa Fraternity (approx. 8.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in La Fontaine.
Also see . . . 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 • Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 491 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 24, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.