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Indiana Fort Wayne : ms. map of Fort Wayne said to have been made on July 18, 1795, for General Anthony Wayne /

Indiana Fort Wayne : ms. map of Fort Wayne said to have been made on July 18, 1795, for General Anthony Wayne /

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Summary

Pen-and-ink and watercolors.
Mounted on cloth backing.
"Fort Wayne ... the first American post, built in 1794 and named for Anthony Wayne after his victory at Fallen Timbers, was located across the St. Marys from the old Miami village of Kekionga and the remains of old Fort Miami, at the present intersection of Clay and Berry streets"--Ency. of Historic Forts, p. 281-282.
Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

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Date

01/01/1795
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Contributors

Neff, P. M.
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Source

Library of Congress
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