Noblesville was founded in 1823 and probably named for James Noble, the first U.S. senator from Indiana. The current courthouse was completed in 1879 and heated by steam, which was considered progressive at the time.
Aerial views; Hamilton County (Ind.); Business districts; Stores & shops
View of Connor Street in Noblesville, Indiana. A variety of stores line the street including the Frank E. Ross drugstore, Darrah's Shoes, a clothing store, Joseph's, Haas', and Noblesville Heat, Power & Light Co. Two lampposts are together in the...
Business districts; Storefronts; Lampposts; Stores & shops; Streets; Drugstores; Shoe stores; Clothing stores; Public utility companies
View of a portion of the town square in Noblesville, Indiana. Brick buildings line the sidewalk. Most of the shops have awnings open over their entrances. Two interurban cars are in the street in front of the buildings.
Plazas; Stores & shops; Railroad cars; Storefronts; Business districts; Awnings; Electric railroads
In the late 19th and early 20th centuries Vallonia was a thriving community. It prospered with churches, schools, a bank, drug store, cannery, and hotel. The Hotel Jackson, built by Joe Jackson in 1914, was one of the finest hotels in the county.
Jackson County (Ind.); Hotels; Business districts; Business districts; Utility poles; Dirt roads; Sidewalks