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Indian Treaty Corner

Location: US 50 at Crane Cemetery, 1 mile west of Seymour, north side of road. (Jackson County, Indiana)

Erected by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission, 1966

ID# : 36.1966.1

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800 feet northwest is the point which marks the junction of the Grouseland Treaty line of 1805 with the Fort Wayne Treaty line of 1809. These and other treaties permitted early white settlement of Indiana. [map]

Keywords

Early Settlement and Exploration