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    • Old log church

    • Parke County (Ind.); Turkey Run State Park (Ind.); Churches;
    • One typed page which talks about the church at Brisly Ridge in Sugar Creek Township. It was built in 1871 and moved to Turkey Run State Park in 1923
    • Yew tree

    • Parke County (Ind.);Turkey Run State Park (Ind.);Trees
    • One typed page which contains a paragraph about the yew tree taken from the Gobler, which was published at Turkey Run. The article it was taken from was written by Dr. Ben Smith of the faculty of Indiana State Teachers' College, Terre Haute, Ind.
    • Log cabin

    • Parke County (Ind.);Turkey Run State Park (Ind.);Log cabins;Frontier & pioneer life
    • One typed page which was taken from the Indiana Historical Bulletin, 1927, which talks about the log cabin which was moved to Turkey Run State Park for tourists to view.
    • Church re-dedication

    • Parke County (Ind.); Turkey Run State Park (Ind.); Church dedications; Religious services; Churches;
    • Four typed pages which describe the service held at the Bristle Ridge log church at Turkey Run State Park to honor it's re-dedication on July 23, 1923. The church was originally built at Bristle Ridge in 1871 and moved to the state park and...
    • Lusk family

    • Parke County (Ind.); Turkey Run State Park (Ind.); Family trees; Genealogy;
    • Two typed pages which contain a short family tree of the Lusk family of Parke County, Indiana. The Lusk family was prominent in the Parke County area, and are chiefly responsible for the establishment of Turkey Run State Park.
    • Covered bridge

    • Covered bridges; Turkey Run State Park (Ind.); Parke County (Ind.);
    • One typed page which gives the location and some information about a bridge on the east edge of Turkey Run State Park. It was built in 1883 and is known as the Narrows Bridge.
    • See tour 16

    • Lusk, John, 1837-1915; Turkey Run State Park (Ind.); Parke County (Ind.); Architectural elements;
    • One typed page which gives directions to the Lusk home from Turkey Run State Park. It gives an architectural description of the home which was built in 1841.
    • Turkey Run

    • Turkey Run State Park (Ind.); Chapels; Churches;
    • Two typed pages which relate the history of Lusk Chapel which is located in Turkey Run State Park. It was first built in 1858, burnt down during the Civil War by rebel deserters and rebuilt in 1862 and was an active church for many years after...
    • Turkey Run

    • Turkey Run State Park (Ind.); Lusk, John, 1837-1915; Dwellings;
    • One typed page which describes the location of the Lusk home on the Turkey Run State Park property. It describes the home, which was built in 1841, and some of the materials used in the construction.
    • Turkey Run

    • Turkey Run State Park (Ind.); State parks & reserves; Hotels;
    • Two handwritten pages which describe the new addition to the hotel to be built at Turkey Run State Park . The information came from the Rockville Republican, March 1, 1922.
    • Insert A

    • Turkey Run State Park (Ind.); State parks & reserves; Tourists; Historic buildings; Historic sites;
    • Three typed pages which describes points of interest inside of Turkey Run State Park, such as the covered bridge, the Lusk homestead, the old pionner cabin which belong to Daniel Gray, the old log church, the swinging bridge and many other places.
    • Turkey Run State Park

    • Turkey Run State Park (Ind.); State parks & reserves;
    • Two typed pages which describes Turkey Run State Park and the facilities available to visitors to the park such as the hotel, hiking trails, camping areas and the naturalist service.
    • Turkey Run

    • Turkey Run State Park (Ind.); Parke County (Ind.); Parks;
    • One typed page which talks about how Turkey Run is a favorite place for young people to become engaged as it is such a beautiful, romantic place. J.D. Adams gave the joint committee from the Board of Trade and the Chamber of Commerce $500 for the...

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