Chief Shipshewana Memorial

Chief Shipshewana Memorial (HM1E5V)

Location: Shipshewana, IN 46565 Lagrange County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 40.797', W 85° 36.028'

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In Memory of
Chief Shipshewana
and his band of
Pottawattamie Indians,
removed from this reservation
Sept. 4, 1838 and escorted to Kansas
by a company of soldiers.

One year later, the heartbroken Chief
was allowed to return to
his old camp grounds
on the banks of
beautiful Shipshewana Lake,
where he died in 1841.

Shup-She-Wah-No
in Indian language means to have a
"Vision of a Lion"
Details
HM NumberHM1E5V
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Year Placed2003
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 11:18pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 616486 N 4615188
Decimal Degrees41.67995000, -85.60046667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 40.797', W 85° 36.028'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 40' 47.82" N, 85° 36' 1.68" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)260
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2760 N 900 W, Shipshewana IN 46565, US
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