Site of Little Turtle's Miami Village

Site of Little Turtle's Miami Village (HM7M)

Location: Columbia City, IN 46725 Whitley County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 9.889', W 85° 24.385'

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Little Turtle (Mishikinoqkwa), c. 1747-1812, was born and raised here on the Eel (Kenapocomoco) River. The Miami village was destroyed by American troops in 1812 and most of the tribe was removed from Indiana by 1843.
HM NumberHM7M
Series This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series
Marker Number92.1966.2
Year Placed1966
Placed ByIndiana Sesquicentennial Commission, 1966
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 4:50am PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] BRIAN WOOD  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 633690 N 4558277
Decimal Degrees41.16481667, -85.40641667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 9.889', W 85° 24.385'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 9' 53.34" N, 85° 24' 23.10" W
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Area Code(s)260
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 4500-4520 E Old Trail Rd, Columbia City IN 46725, US
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