Maumee in Lucas County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Treaty of Paris, 1783
Land boundaries were set between the British and the U.S. at the Treaty of Paris in 1783; however, Native Nations were excluded from these negotiations. In the years preceding the Battle of Fallen Timbers, further international councils were called, but peace could not be achieved.
Erected by Metroparks of the Toledo Area.
Location. 41° 33.018′ N, 83° 41.811′ W. Marker is in Maumee, Ohio, in Lucas County. Marker can be reached from North Jerome Road near Monclova Road, on the left when traveling south. This marker is located on the grounds of the Fallen Timbers Battlefield, Metropark, just inside of a densely wooded forest area, and is the second in a series of markers seen along the Fallen Timbers Battlefield, walking trail. It is located a short distance into the woods from the park's Visitor Center. Touch for map. Marker is at or Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Why Fight Here? (within shouting distance of this marker); Early American Defeats (within shouting distance of this marker); Partners in Preservation (within shouting distance of this marker); Fighting Forces (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Battle of Fallen Timbers (about 600 feet away); A Long March (about 600 feet away); Cover and Camouflage (approx. 0.2 miles away); Caught Off Guard (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Maumee.
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary • Wars, US Indian •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 6, 2015, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.