Treaty Oak

Treaty Oak (HM22K)

Location: Church Creek, MD 21622 Dorchester County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 30.282', W 76° 9.002'

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Under this tree the early settlers and Indians of the Choptank tribe conferred in the purchase of this section. An Indian princess is supposed to have negotiated this sale for which the red men received four guns , a few gunning coats and some ammunition. Near this tree an Indian trail led to the creek.
HM NumberHM22K
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
Year Placed1932
Placed ByDaughters of the American Revolution
Marker Condition
8 out of 10 (1 reports)
Date Added Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 5:31pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 399724 N 4262441
Decimal Degrees38.50470000, -76.15003333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 30.282', W 76° 9.002'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 30' 16.92" N, 76° 9' 0.12" W
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Area Code(s)410
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1902-1938 MD-16, Church Creek MD 21622, US
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Bronze marker in pretty good condition with typical greenish patina.

Apr 1, 2017 at 2:44pm PDT by jer3ry

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