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    • Vermillion County : history

    • Indians of North America; Miami Indians; Hamtramck, John Francis, 1756-1803; Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841; Indian encampments
    • Eight typed pages describing the history of Vermillion County from before the first settlers until ca. 1812. Notable persons include: the Miamis, the Kickapoos, the Mosquitans, the Pattawatomies, General Hamtramck, Shelby farm, M. Laselle, John...
    • Architecture

    • Architecture; Post offices; Hospitals; Libraries; Churches; Orphanages; Courthouses; Missions; Schools; Educational facilities; Gymnasiums; Banks; Buildings;
    • Five typed pages describing the architecture of major buildings in Vermillion County, Indiana. Mrs. Ora Doyle and G. Edward Gingham were references. Buildings include the post office, Vermillion County Hospital, Clinton Public Library, the Roman...
    • Home of Mrs. Helen M. Krekler

    • Matthews, Claude, 1845-1898; Whitcomb, James, 1795-1852; Historic buildings; Dwellings
    • Five typed pages describing the Krekler family home in Clinton, Indiana. Emaline Hurlow, a reporter for the Daily Clintonian, was a reference. The house was owned by Governor James Whitcomb and Govenor Claude Matthews. The study contains two...
    • Vermillion County

    • Indians of North America; Settlements; Frontier & pioneer life; Pioneers; Natural resources; Land; Agriculture; Commerce; Industry; Transportation; Religion; Education; Newspapers; Politics & government; State government; Harrison, William Henry,...
    • Forty two typed pages about Vermillion County, Indiana. Chapter 1 -- Mound Builders and Indians. Chapter 2 -- The White Man moves in. Chapter 3 -- Folklore : as the first settlers lived. Chapter 4 -- Natural setting. Chapter 5 -- Development...
    • Points of interest

    • Public libraries; Hospitals; Community centers; Mining; Historic sites; Historic buildings; Historic parks; Cemeteries; Battlefields; Springs; Coal mining;
    • Four typed pages describing points of interest in Clinton, and Clinton, Vermillion, and Eugene townships in Vermillion County, Indiana. Points include the Clinton Public Library, Sportland Park, the Vermillion County Hospital, Hill Crest Community...
    • Cayuga, Indiana

    • City & town life; Cities & towns; Mills; Railroads; Brick industry; Food industry; Post offices; Masonic buildings; Grocery stores; Cafes; General stores; Variety stores; Barbershops; Morgues & mortuaries; Public utilities; Hardware stores;...
    • Four types pages describing Cayuga, located in Vermillion County, Indiana. The population of Cayuga was 968. Includes a brief history, and information about the local businesses, schools, churches and buildings. People named include: Osonimon...
    • Album : Vermillion County

    • Autographs; Friendship; Happiness; Reminiscing; Fairbanks, Charles W. (Charles Warren), 1852-1918
    • Nine typed pages; an album of phrases contributed by Mrs. Ora Doyle's friends. Entries from C.M.M., A. Bishop, Emer Bryan, Ella Palles, Amelia Kreis, Allie Wood, Charles W. Fairbanks, Hutton James, Etta, Helen Scheurman, George Modlin, J.T....
    • Vermillion County maps

    • Maps; Rivers; Cities & towns; Indians of North America; Blockhouses; Cemeteries; Villages;
    • One hand drawn page; map of Vermillion County, Indiana. Includes cities and towns, Indian mounds, Indian cemetery, Indian village, blockhouse, Roy Stewart's Indian Artifacts, and rivers.
    • North tour, Vermillion County

    • Historic buildings; Historic sites; Historical markers; Cemeteries; Orphanages; Springs;
    • One typed page; a driving tour of northern Vermillion County. Sites include the Vermillion County Courthouse, the Newport cemeteries, Colletts Home for Orphans, Lee Porter farm with Big Buffalo Springs and the Old Indiana Council Grounds, and the...
    • New Fairview Park

    • Parks; Golf; Baseball; Matthews, Claude, 1845-1898; United States -- Works Progress Administration
    • One typed page describing a city park in Clinton, Indiana. The park includes a nine-hole golf course, two baseball diamonds, and a general use area. W.P.A. supported the landscaping, and the park was a memorial to Claude Matthews.
    • Briar Hill Mine ghost

    • Mining; Miners; Coal miners; Coal; Coal mining;
    • One typed page describing a ghost in Briar Hill Mine. The ghost was the ghost of John Lennox. Included in the description is a story by Mr. Shorter. Mr. T.L. Kibby was a reference.
    • Harrison crosses State Road #32

    • Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841; Tippecanoe, Battle of, Ind., 1811; Historical markers;
    • One typed page describing attempts to find a place for a marker describing Harrison's march to Tippecanoe. Merton Knowles helped Alice Wright attempt to find this place.
    • Indian story

    • Indians of North America; Frontier & pioneer life; Names;
    • One typed page describing how Brouillett's Creek received its name. It was named after a French trader who escaped being killed by Native Americans.


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