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Title: Trail of Death Marker (text) - Cicott Park
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The text read:
THE TRAIL OF DEATH

IN 1838 A BAND OF OVER 800 POTAWATOMI
INDIANS WERE FORCIBLY REMOVED FROM THEIR HOMELAND
IN NORTHERN INDIANA AND MARCHED TO EASTERN KANSAS.
MANY DIED ALONG THE TRAIL DURING THE TWO MONTH TREK.
THIS MOURNFUL CARAVAN TRAVELED THIS ROAD ON
SEPTEMBER 14, 1838 AND CAMPED NEAR WILLIAMSPORT.

Date: 7/9/2000
Origin: Warren County Database
Author: Margaret J. Fink
Record ID: 00001572
Type: Photograph
Source Archive: Online Database
Date Entered: 8/10/2001
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Entered By: Margaret J. Fink

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