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Port Huron in Saint Clair County, Michigan — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Intersection of Military Road and Indian Reservation

 
 
Intersection of Military Road and Indian Reservation Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2014
1. Intersection of Military Road and Indian Reservation Marker
Inscription.

This tablet marks the intersection of the eastern line of the Indian Reservation surveyed in 1810 provided by the treaty made Nov. 17, 1807 between the U.S. Government and the Chippewa, Ottawa, Pottawattamie [sic], and Wyandotte Indians with the east line of the Military Road from Detroit to Fort Gratiot, completed in 1833.
 
Erected 1931 by Ottawawa Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 42° 58.506′ N, 82° 25.457′ W. Marker is in Port Huron, Michigan, in Saint Clair County. Marker is at the intersection of Military Street (Business Interstate 69/94) and Water Street, on the right when traveling north on Military Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 800 Military Street, Port Huron MI 48060, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Customhouse (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civil War Memorial (about 500 feet away); Harrington Hotel (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hammond American Legion Post 8 Memorial
Intersection of Military Road and Indian Reservation Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 5, 2014
2. Intersection of Military Road and Indian Reservation Marker
On wall to right of street light
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Port Huron Public Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Huron Lightship (approx. one mile away); Thomas Alva Edison (approx. 1.6 miles away); Underground Railroad (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Huron.
 
Also see . . .
1. Treaty Between the U.S. Government and the Ottawa, Chippewa, Wyandot, and Potawatomi Indians. (Submitted on August 9, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Port Huron, Michigan: "A Port City Built by the Railroad". (Submitted on August 9, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 195 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 9, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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