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    • 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...
    • 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....
    • Destruction by dynamiters

    • Bombings; Dynamite; Railroads; Churches; Terrorists; Terrorism; Catholic churches;
    • Two typed pages describing the bombing of the Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church in Clinton, Indiana, in November of 1909. Father Maher was the priest for the church at the time of the bombing. The article also mentions the bombing of the piers...
    • Grondyke Cemetery

    • Cemeteries; Daughters of the American Revolution; Soldiers;
    • Two typed pages describing the Grondyke Family Cemetery. References include Mrs. Ora Doyle. Grondyke members in this cemetery include Samuel Grondyke, father of John Grondyke, and Lucetia Rappley Grondyke and her husband John Grondyke. Lucetia...
    • Newport, Vermillion Co. Seat

    • Cities & towns; City & town life; Meat industry; General stores; Flour & meal industry; Fires; Post offices; Robberies; Churches; Grocery stores; Restaurants; Drugstores; Hardware stores; Undertaking; Barbershops; Hotels; Banks; Telephone...
    • Six typed pages describing Newport, the county seat of Vermillion County. The population of Newport was 777 and names mentioned in the report include: Daniel E. Jones, James A. Bell, B.J. Abbott, E.T. McMillan, J.L. Winters, Henry Watson, R.H....
    • 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...
    • Hill Crest Community Center

    • Community centers; Sunday schools; United Society of Christian Endeavor; Boy Scouts of America; Girl Scouts of the United States of America; United States -- Works Progress Administration
    • Two typed pages describing Hill Crest Community Center, and the activities that take place there. Hill Crest Community Center is in Clinton, Indiana. Miss Elizabeth Pfander was the superintendent, and the center was organized by Rev. Poppa. ...
    • Rivalry in the early days

    • Competition (Psychology); Meat industry; Public utility companies; Fighting;
    • One typed page describing the rivalry between men employeed at Indiana Furnace and men employeed in the pork packing industry, in Clinton, Indiana. Mr. T.L. Kibby was a reference.
    • Grondyke Home in Eugene, Indiana

    • Dwellings; Historic buildings;
    • Two typed pages describing the house of the Grondyke family in Eugene, Indiana. The Grondyke family was one of the first pioneer families in Vermillion County. John Grondyke was the current resident. The house was built by S. S. Collett and...
    • Residential district -- Clinton

    • Dwellings; Residential streets;
    • One typed page describing the residential district in Clinton, Indiana. The homes are owned by Dr. I.D. White, C.M. White, Jr., Mrs. Harriet R. Pierce, and Mark E. Nebeker, who had recently purchased property from the Higgins.
    • Great slaughter of animals

    • Frontier & pioneer life; Pioneers; Hunting; Contests; Wolf hunting; Wolves; Fox hunting; Foxes; Crows; Raccoon hunting; Raccoons; Minks; Squirrels; Chipmunks;
    • One typed page describing hunting animals in the pioneer days of Vermillion County, Indiana. There was a contest to hunt animals, and wolves, foxes, crows, raccoons, and minks were given more credit than other animals. Squirrels and chipmunks...


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