Eddyville in Wapello County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Chief Hard Fish / Eddyville Historic Site Marker
Indian Village Centenary
Chief Hard Fish
Erected 1937 by Daughters of the American Revolution, Elizabeth Ross Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 41° 9.369′ N, 92° 38.317′ W. Marker is in Eddyville, Iowa, in Wapello County. Marker is at the intersection of Walnut Street and Front Street on Walnut Street. Touch for map. Marker is at the West end of Walnut Street atop of a levee. It faces East and behind this marker is the Des Moines River. Marker is in this post office area: Eddyville IA 52553, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Curtis King (approx. 7.4 miles away); Dragoon Trail Historical Site Marker No. 5 (approx. 10.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Elizabeth Ross Chapter Historical Markers. The DAR's local chapter page for their historical markers. On this marker: A historical marker was placed in 1937 as a dedication to Chief Hard Fish, also known as Wishecomaque. Chief Hard Fish followed Black Hawk as the leader of (Submitted on May 4, 2015.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 30, 2015, by Benjamin M. Snyder of Ankeny, Iowa. This page has been viewed 321 times since then and 82 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 30, 2015, by Benjamin M. Snyder of Ankeny, Iowa. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.