1. Creator/Author:
  2. Auburn Post Card Manufacturing Co. (10)

Treaty Spring, Wabash, Ind.

Creator:
Auburn Post Card Manufacturing Co.
Location:
Indiana, DeKalb County, Auburn
Origin Date:
1920-1930
Materials:
paper
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.083.1871
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Cartoons, Broadsides & Ephemera

Description

This postcard features the historical landmark tablet at Treaty Spring in Wabash, Indiana, mounted on a stone marker. The text reads, "Kin-com-a-ong Spring, The treaty between the United States and the Miami Tribe of Indians was held near this spring, October 23, 1826. U. S. Commissioners Louis Cass, James B. Ray, and John Tipton. Erected Indiana Centennial Year 1916." A white border surrounds the image with the caption printed in the lower margin. The postcard reverse is divided with the left side labeled "For Correspondence." Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum