Iroquois in Iroquois County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Gurdon S. Hubbard Trading Post
Location. 40° 50.12′ N, 87° 34.411′ W. Marker is in Iroquois, Illinois, in Iroquois County. Marker is on Road 2200 North (County Route 31), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is about ½ mile northeast of Iroquois, Illinois. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2921 County Road 2200, Donovan IL 60931, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Village of Iroquois Calaboose (approx. 0.7 miles away); Concord Township (approx. 0.7 miles away); State Line Survey (approx. 5.2 miles away in Indiana but has been reported missing); Civil War Memorial (approx. 8.1 miles away in Indiana).
I did not realize when I discovered this marker, that Gurdon Hubbard was a founder of Chicago, and a moving force in the development of the State of Illinois.
— Submitted May 10, 2017, by Rev. Ronald Irick of West Liberty, Ohio.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
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