Place: Treaty Cession

  • Place ID: 319
    Title: Royce Area 26
  • Parent Place ID: 1
    Source: Stat. L, VII, 49
    Acreage: 1776256.2194
  • Treaty Citation: Stat. L, VII, 49
    Royce Number: 26
    Royce Map Title: Indiana, Illinois 1
  • Transcription:
    The post of St. Vincennes on the river Wabash, and the lands adjacent, of which the Indian title has been extinguished. Clairifed in Stat. L, VII, 74, 1803 Treaty: it is hereby agreed, that the boundaries of the said tract shall be as follows: Beginning at Point Coupee on the Wabash, and running thence by a line north seventy-eight degrees, west twelve miles, thence by a line parallel to the general course of the Wabash, until it shall be intersected by a line at right angles to the same, passing through the mouth of White river, thence by the last mentioned line across the Wabash and towards the Ohio, seventy-two miles, thence by a line north twelve degrees west, until it shall be intersected by a line at right angles to the same, passing through Point Coupee, and by the last mentioned line to the place of beginning.

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  • Latitude: 38.561378
    Longitude: -87.211024

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Treaty

1795 Treaty of Greenville

August 3, 1795

TREATY WITH THE WYANDOT, ETC., 1795. Aug. 3, 1795. | 7 Stat., 49. | Proclamation, Dec. 2, 1795. A treaty of peace between the United States of America and the Tribes of Indians, called the Wyandots, Delawares, Shawanoes, Ottawas, Chipewas, Putawatimes, Miamis, Eel-river, Weea's, Kickapoos, Piankashaws, and Kaskaskias. To put an end to a destructive war, to settle all controversies, and to restore harmony and a friendly intercourse between the said United States, and Indian tribes; Anthony...


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