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Indian Peace Treaties

 
 
Indian Peace Treaties Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
1. Indian Peace Treaties Marker
Inscription. With one exception, all the Indian Peace Treaties held in Pennsylvania during the French and Indian War were held in this Square between 1756 and 1762, these councils were attended by the Governors of Pennsylvania and New Jersey and as many as 500 Indians at a time from 19 tribes in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York. The treaties were instrumental in England's winning of that war.
 
Location. 40° 41.466′ N, 75° 12.558′ W. Marker is in Easton, Pennsylvania, in Northampton County. Marker is on Center Square. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Easton PA 18042, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Northampton Countyís First Court House (here, next to this marker); Sullivanís March (here, next to this marker); Founding of Easton and Northampton County (here, next to this marker); The Declaration of Independence in Easton (within shouting distance of this marker); The Great Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Samuel Phillippe (within shouting distance of this marker); Lafayette College Founding (within shouting distance of this marker); First Reformed Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Easton.
 
Categories. Native AmericansWar, French and Indian
 
Indian Peace Treaties Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, July 19, 2015
2. Indian Peace Treaties Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 151 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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