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Painted Post in Steuben County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Treaty of Painted Post

July 1791

 
 
Treaty of Painted Post Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 18, 2015
1. Treaty of Painted Post Marker
Inscription.

Col. Timothy Pickering, commissioner appointed by President Washington, negotiated the Treaty of Painted Post with the Iroquois Indians, which ended warfare between the Six Nations and the white settlers in New York State.

Dedicated: June 11, 1966 - Colonial Day
 
Erected 1966 by Civic Organizations, Ingersoll-Rand and Citizens of Painted Post, N.Y.
 
Location. 42° 9.463′ N, 77° 5.662′ W. Marker is in Painted Post, New York, in Steuben County. Marker is on Water Street west of Hamilton Street (New York State Route 417), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 117 West Water Street, Painted Post NY 14870, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Village of Painted Post Comeback '72 Urban Renewal Project (within shouting distance of this marker); Painted Post Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Baptist Church of Painted Post (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Routes of the Armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton

Treaty of Painted Post Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., November 18, 2015
2. Treaty of Painted Post Marker
(about 800 feet away); World War Memorial Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Benjamin Patterson Inn (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Southern Tier Roller Mills (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Painted Post.
 
Also see . . .
1. Treaty of Painted Post signed in Elmira (Star Gazette article, 2014). (Submitted on November 29, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. We Are Neither on One Side or the Other. (Submitted on November 29, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansPeace
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 193 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 29, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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