Great Indian Warrior/Trading Path

Great Indian Warrior/Trading Path (HM4Z9)

Location: Hagerstown, MD 21740 Washington County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 38.26', W 77° 43.891'

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The most heavily traveled road in Colonial America passed through here, linking areas from the Great Lakes to Augusta, GA. Laid on ancient animal and Native American Trading/Warrior Paths. Indian treaties among the Governors of NY, PA, & VA and the 19 chiefs of Iroquois League of Five Nations in 1685 and 1722, opened the Colonial Backcountry for peaceful settlement and colonization. In MD, known as the Great Philadelphia Wagon Road, passed by Hagerstown and crossed the Potomac at Evan Watkins Ferry.
HM NumberHM4Z9
Series This marker is part of the Great Indian Warrior / Trading Path series
Placed ByNational Society Daughters of the American Colonists. Project of the 2000-3 Administration. Mary Ann Groome Hepler National President
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Date Added Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 2:35pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 265594 N 4391108
Decimal Degrees39.63766667, -77.73151667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 38.26', W 77° 43.891'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 38' 15.60" N, 77° 43' 53.46" W
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Area Code(s)240, 301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 362-498 City Park Dr, Hagerstown MD 21740, US
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