Covington in Kenton County, Kentucky — The American South (East South Central)
Chief Little Turtle
After the Indians were defeated at Fallen Timbers in 1794, Little Turtle joined signing the Treaty of Greenville in 1795. He declared, “I am the last to sign it, and will be the last to break it.” He kept his word.
This sculpture made possible by:
Sculptor: Robert C. Koepnick
Erected 1988 by An Official Project of - - The Greater Cincinnati Bicentennial Commission.
Location. 39° 5.498′ N, 84° 30.258′ W. Marker is in Covington, Kentucky, Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 461 Riverside Dr, Covington KY 41011, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John James Audubon (a few steps from this marker); James Bradley (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Carneal House (about 500 feet away); Captain Mary B. Greene (about 600 feet away); Great Neighborhoods / Riverwalk Statues (about 700 feet away); The Point (about 700 feet away); George and Ruth Kohlbran Fountain (about 700 feet away); Kennedy House (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Covington.
More about this marker. marker is on the “River Walk” on Riverside Dr. at Shelby Str., at the confluence of the Ohio and Licking Rivers/
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 21, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. This page has been viewed 368 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 21, 2014, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio. • Al Wolf was the editor who published this page.