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Indiana Historical Bureau

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Tecumseh Trail

Location: SR 43, 3.8 miles north of SR 43 & State Street at roadside park adjacent to Wabash River, West Lafayette. (Tippecanoe County, Indiana)

Women's Civic Council of Tippecanoe County

ID# : 79.1953.1

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Used by Indian tribes and often traveled by Chief Tecumseh prior to defeat of his warriors by Gen. William Henry Harrison at the Battle of Tippecanoe on November 7, 1811.

Keywords

American Indian/Native American, Transportation