Links to the Past: Michiana History - Record Detail
Map of Niles, Michigan
|Topic||Fort St. Joseph|
|Image Source||The Fort St. Joseph Historical Association|
|Image Notes||Niles map showing Indian settlements and the location of Fort St. Joseph, 1691-1781 from the Field Notes of the first government surveys. The drawing is taken from the original map drawn by Ralph Ballard.|
|Time Period||Colonial - 1650 - 1764|
|Keywords||Fort St. Joseph
Additional Information & Sources
|Historical Background||The book below describes the history of Berrien County's historical past including the rise and fall of Fort St. Joseph, located near the present site of Niles, Michigan.
|Books & Videos||"Fort St. Joseph, 1691 - 1781: The Story of Berrien County's Colonial Past" by Joseph L Peyser; 1991.|
|Newspaper Articles||St. Joseph County Public Library, Local & Family History Services - Clipping File (Basement) - Forts - Fort St. Joseph|
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