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Willshire in Van Wert County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Site of Indian Reservation

 
 
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By Michael Baker, April 3, 2015
1. Site of Indian Reservation Marker
Inscription. Site of Indian Reservation granted to John Bapt. Richardville Chief Miami Nation By St. Marys Treaty of October 6th 1818 1200 Acres
 
Location. 40° 46.042′ N, 84° 47.528′ W. Marker is in Willshire, Ohio, in Van Wert County. Marker is on Ohio Route 49, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Willshire OH 45898, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Willshire, Ohio (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Wayne Trace (approx. 6.3 miles away in Indiana); Gene Stratton-Porter (approx. 8.1 miles away in Indiana); Adams County Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.2 miles away in Indiana); Adams County Peace Monument - Honor Rolls (approx. 8.2 miles away in Indiana); Ohio City Civil War Memorial (approx. 8.6 miles away); History of Anthony Shane (approx. 8.8 miles away); Locating, Moving, and Restoration of the Anthony Shane Log House (approx. 8.8 miles away).
 
More about this marker. This appears to be a fairly old marker. No indication who it was erected by, or when. Attached to a boulder.
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
Site of Indian Reservation Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Baker, April 3, 2015
2. Site of Indian Reservation Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 25, 2015, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. This page has been viewed 218 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 25, 2015, by Michael Baker of Lima, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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