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Chief Tecumseh

Indiana, Knox County, Vincennes The great Shawnee leader lives on as a symbol of Native pride and pan-Indian identity. In the years 1810 and 1811 Tecumseh defended the rights of his people in meetings...

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Cradle of Freemasonry in Indiana

Indiana, Knox County, Vincennes At historic Vincennes the first Lodge of Freemasons in the present State of Indiana was established, 1809, by the Grand Lodge of Kentucky. Since 1818 it has worked under...

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The First Presbyterian Church In Indiana Territory

Indiana, Knox County, Vincennes In 1805 Transylvania Presbytery, Kentucky on petition of pioneer settlers in Knox County sent Rev. Thomas Cleland, who thus became the first Presbyterian minister to...

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Synod of Indiana of the Presbyterian Church, U.S.A.

Indiana, Knox County, Vincennes Organized in this vicinity, 1826. (Churches, Etc. • Settlements & Settlers) Includes location, directions, 2 photos, GPS coordinates, map.

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Spring House

New Jersey, Mercer County, TitusvilleThis Spring House was used by the family living at the colonial Ferry House across route 9. The Spring House and the Store Barn facing the Ferry House are the only...

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St. Mary's Church Centennial

Ohio, Fairfield County, Lancaster Fist Mass, 1817 Lancaster, Ohio. —————— Sancta Maria, Ora Pro Nobis. (Churches, Etc. • Man-Made Features • Settlements & Settlers) Includes location, directions, 4...

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Pioneer Log House

Ohio, Fairfield County, Lancaster This museum is the product of the public spirited cooperation of the citizens of Fairfield County —————— The log house was dismantled and erected by the Fairfield...

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Dumontville General Store

Ohio, Fairfield County, Lancaster This building, the original Dumontville General Store, was presented to the Fairfield County Agricultural Society by Mr. & Mrs. Wayne Alvis in honor of Mr. Joe...

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Temple Beth-El

Texas, Navarro County, CorsicanaThe earliest Jewish settlers in Corsicana arrived in 1871, the year rail lines were built to the area. In 1898 a group of reformed Jews established Temple Beth-El. Two...

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125th Ohio Infantry

Georgia, Walker County, near Fort Oglethorpe[Frontside Text written on Stone]:125th O.V.I. Col. Emerson Opdycke, Comdg. Harker's Brig., Wood's Div. 21st Army Corps.[Backside Text written on Plaque]:...

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Dodge Manufacturing Company

Indiana, St. Joseph County, MishawakaWallace H. Dodge (1849-1894) founded company 1878; made wood products; moved to this site 1880. Patented wood split pulley 1882, revolutionary for standardized,...

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The Mishawaka Academic and Normal Institute

Indiana, St. Joseph County, MishawakaOpposite the south end of Main Street at 4th Street stood the two-storied, red brick Institute Building, where the Mishawaka Academic and Normal Institute classes...

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Normain Heights Subdivision

Indiana, St. Joseph County, MishawakaVeterans' Homes of Mishawaka, Inc., founded by veterans, 1946, built (1947-1949) to counter housing shortage after World War II. 315 houses built on battle-named...

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Battell Park

Indiana, St. Joseph County, MishawakaMishawaka's oldest park, circa 1860s; given to city (1881) by members of Battell family. Features include Civil War soldiers monument (1884); neoclassical...

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Mishawaka Civil War Soldiers Monument

Indiana, St. Joseph County, Mishawaka(Monument Base) Erected September 1884 Shiloh - Mobile - Chickamauga - Vicksburg (Facing East) Erected by the citizens of Penn Township, St. Joseph County, Indiana,...

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Mishawaka Wars of the Nation Memorial

Indiana, St. Joseph County, MishawakaDedicated to those of Mishawaka, Indiana who offered their lives in humanity's defense in the wars of the nation and in memory of those who gave their last full...

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Brunswick

Maryland, Frederick County, BrunswickThe area now known as Brunswick was prime for growth for over a century before the C&O Canal reached this location in 1834. Originally the site of a trading...

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Town Of Mentone

Alabama, DeKalb County, MentoneFront: The first Lookout Mountain settlers arrived shortly after the Cherokee Indian removal of 1838-1839. These pioneers had been too late for homesteading the good...

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In Memory of Revolutionary Soldiers

Georgia, Decatur County, Bainbridge In Memory of Revolutionary Soldiers Who Settled and Died in Decatur County Joel Darcy Private – Capt. Bickham’s Company Militia of Burke Co., GA. Commanded by Col....

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Samuel Sellers Cemetery

Alabama, Bullock County, near Blues Old StandSamuel Sellers (1788-1857) of North Carolina arrived with his large family at Three Notch Road on January 29, 1835. Here, in what was then the Missouri...

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