Syracuse in Kosciusko County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Last Tract of Land Owned by Miami
One hundred years ago, the last tract of land owned by the Miami Indians, who inhabited this territory, was turned over to the government. All titles to land in this vicinity date back to 1837.
This stone commemorates this historic event.
Location. 41° 25.844′ N, 85° 44.965′ W. Marker is in Syracuse, Indiana, in Kosciusko County. Marker can be reached from N. Long Drive south of E. Northshore Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in Lakeside Park across from the Syracuse Community Center. Marker is in this post office area: Syracuse IN 46567, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Syracuse Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Crosson Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Samuel Crosson (approx. 0.4 miles away but has been reported missing); Indian Hill (approx. half a mile away); Papakeechie's Reserve (approx. 2.5 miles away); Mount Pleasant Cemetery Milford World War I Veterans (approx. 5.2 miles away); Milford World Wars Honor Roll (approx. 5.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Syracuse.
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 25, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 306 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 25, 2014, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.