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    • Clinton, Indiana

    • Cities & towns; City & town life; Railroads; Industry; Brick industry; Coal mining; Lamps; Wheat; Carts & wagons; Shoe industry; Copper industry; Furniture industry; Forge shops; Wool industry; Coal; Grain elevators; Meat industry; Parks; Monuments...
    • Twelve typed pages describing Clinton, Indiana. The population of Clinton was 7,936. Residents listed include: DeWitt Clinton, Lewis P. Rodgers, L.O. Bishop, James Payne, Esquire Harrison, Orville White, Ren White, Florence White, James White,...
    • Vermillion County manufacturers

    • Business people; Industry; Furnaces; Metals; Hats; Leather goods; Distilling industries; Carriages & coaches; Carts & wagons; Flour & meal industry; Mills; Furniture industry; Shoe industry; Lumber industry; Machinery industry; Stone cutting;...
    • Four page chart listing types of manufacturers in Vermillion County, Indiana, number of employees, produced value, and labor cost, 1840-1930. Manufacturers include furnaces, metals, hats and caps, leather goods, distilleries, carriages and wagons,...
    • Eugene, Indiana, Vermillion County

    • City & town life; Cities & towns; Meat industry; Sugar industry; Ice industry; General stores; Schools; Churches; Groendyke, John, 1756-1824
    • Five typed pages describing Eugene, located in Vermillion County, Indiana. The population of Eugene was 157. Eugene was settled by the Groendyke and Collet families, and local residents worked for the meat packing industry. Other residents...
    • Perrysville, Indiana

    • Cities & towns; City & town life; Railroads; Flour & meal industry; Fires; Masonic buildings; Wool industry; Stove industry; Dairy products industry; General stores; Barbershops; Cafes; Drugstores; Automobile service stations; Telephone companies;...
    • Five typed pages describing Perrysville, Indiana. The population of Perrysville was 435. People named in the report include: James Blair, Commodore O.H. Perry, J.F. Smith, T.H. Smith, J.N. Jones, Robert Moffatt, B.O. Carpenter, E. L. Lacey, J.E....
    • Industrial slang

    • Slang; Language; Coal mines and mining -- Indiana -- Clay County;
    • Four typed pages which contain slang terms used in several different industries in Clay County. It covers: Clay industry, agriculture, and the coal industry,
    • 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...
    • Hillsdale, Indiana

    • Cities & towns; City & town life; Railroads; Tile industry;
    • Five typed pages describing Hillsdale, Indiana. The population of Hillsdale was approximately 200. Residents named in the description include: Mr. McCarty, Clyde D. Mitchell, Hart Montgomery, Levi Bonebrake, Rev. Thomas Bartlett, Mrs. Mary...
    • 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....
    • Saint Bernice, Vermillion County

    • Cities & towns; City & town life; General stores; Drugstores; Grocery stores; Flour & meal industry; Forge shops; Carpenters; Cabinetmaking; Schools; Churches; Physicians; Police; Post offices; Variety stores; Grain elevators; Lumber industry;...
    • Five typed pages describing Saint Bernice in Vermillion County, Indiana. Saint Bernice has also been known as Jones and Jonestown. The population of Saint Bernice was 1,000. Names listed in the report include: Cleo King, Clyde D. Mitchell,...
    • Rileysburg, Vermillion County

    • Cities & towns; City & town life; Railroads; Post offices; Stores & shops; Tile industry; General stores; Forge shops; Hardware stores; Grain elevators; Telegraph industry; Schools; Churches
    • Four typed pages describing Rileysburg in Vermillion County, Indiana. The population of Rileysburg was 48. Names included in the report: Clyde D. Mitchell, Sarah E. Peterson, Richard C. Peterson, Edgar Prather, Dewey Prather.
    • 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.
    • Chronology of Vermillion County

    • Treaties; Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841; Tippecanoe, Battle of, Ind., 1811; Land use; Pioneers; Mills; Post offices; County government; Courthouses; Cities & towns; Schools; Churches; Mining; Iron mining; Newspapers; Threshing machines; Plows;...
    • Four typed pages containing a timeline of events relating to Vermillion County, Indiana, from 1809 until 1928. People mentioned in the timeline include: Gen. Harrison, the Pottawatomi, the Miamis, the Kickapoos, John Vannest, Noah Hubbard, John...
    • Site of Indiana Furnace

    • Iron industry; Iron miners; Iron mining; Stove industry;
    • Two typed pages describing the Indiana Furnace Company near Clinton, Indiana. Stephen R. Uncles was the chief owner and superintendent. Other businessmen included High Stuart, Chester Clark, George B. Sparks, Captain John Lindsey.
    • 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...
    • History of transportation

    • Transportation; Transportation facilities; Transportation industry; Railroads; Wabash and Erie Canal (Ind. and Ohio); Wabash River (Ind.); Airline industry;
    • Four typed pages which talk about the different modes of transportation used to get in and around Terre Haute. There were: the Wabash River, the Wabash-Erie Canal, roads, the railroad, and airplanes.


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