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Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Indian Camp

 
 
Indian Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 22, 2016
1. Indian Camp Marker
Inscription.
Indian Camp
Part of the Cornplanter band of Seneca Indians camped on this hillside and adjoining river terrace in the period between the Indians' sale of their land in 1797 and their final retreat to reservations in the 1830's.
 
Erected 1986 by Jamestown Historical Marker Committee & New York State.
 
Location. 42° 5.508′ N, 79° 14.546′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of Glasgow Avenue and Barrett Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Glasgow Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jamestown NY 14701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. WWI Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Public Market (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Blackstone Corporation (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Grist Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Policeman George Kendall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brooklyn Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home of Reuben E. Fenton (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Train (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
 
Regarding Indian Camp. The Chadakoin River is the river referred to
Indian Camp Marker & Site image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 22, 2016
2. Indian Camp Marker & Site
Glasgow Avenue at right.
on the marker.
 
Also see . . .  Cornplanter - Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 23, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 131 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 23, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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