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Spencer County, Indiana Courthouse and Library, Rockport, Indiana
Spencer County (Ind.); Courthouses; Libraries; Government facilities
Rockport became the seat of Spencer County in 1818. The current courthouse was built in 1921 and is the county’s fifth. In October 1844, Abraham Lincoln delivered a speech in the third courthouse on...
South Side of the Public Square, Spencer, Indiana
Business districts; Banks; Stores & shops; Bakeries; Dry goods stores; Furniture stores; Shoe stores; Plazas
View of a portion of the public square in Spencer, Indiana. The storefronts in this block are varied. Businesses on the square include a bank, a bakery, a shoe store, and a furniture store, along with...
Owen County Court House, Spencer, Indiana
Courthouses; Clocks & watches; Domes; Horses
View of the county courthouse in Spencer, Indiana. The limestone building is three-stories tall and has a dome centered on the roof with clocks on each side. Teams of horses are visible on the grounds...
Main Street, Grandview, Indiana
Spencer County (Ind.); Streets; Business districts; Storefronts; Stores & shops; Banks; Utility poles; Dirt roads
Around 1807 the Ezekiel Ray family was the first to settle in the Grandview area. The Rays would later know the Lincoln family. The town was platted in 1851 and incorporated in 1872. The Grandview Bank,...
Home of Cadick's Gold Dust Flour, Cadick Milling Co., Grandview, Indiana
Spencer County (Ind.); Mills; Flour & meal industry
Grandview was named for its location on a bluff that offers views of the Ohio River. A flour mill erected in the 1850s was sold to William Cadick and Son in 1883. The mill shipped flour to the South via...
Spencer County Court House and the Rockport Library.
Courthouses; Libraries; Clocks & watches
View of the county courthouse and public library in Rockport, Indiana. The courthouse occupies a city block and has a clock centered over its entrance. The town library can be seen in the background.
Hotel Spencer, Marion, Indiana
Hotels; Automobiles; Streets
View of the Hotel Spencer in Marion, Indiana. The three-story brick hotel is located on the corner of a busy intersection. Several cars are parked on the street in front of the hotel.
N. Railroad St., Spencer, Indiana
Business districts; Railroad stations; Railroad tracks; Storefronts; Law offices; Streets
View of North Railroad Street in Spencer, Indiana. Several storefronts face the railroad station and tracks across the street. A large sign on the corner advertises the Office of T. G. Spangler, Lawyer....
Spencer County Court House, Rockport, Indiana
Courthouses; Government facilities; Clocks & watches; Smoke; Chimneys
View of the courthouse in Rockport, Indiana. The three story stone building is shown with dark smoke coming from the chimney. Clocks are on at least two sides of the roof.
Owen County Courthouse, Spencer, Indiana
Owen County (Ind.); Courthouses; Government facilities
The Owen County courthouse was dedicated in 1911. The Classic Revival limestone structure was designed by Jesse Townsend Johnson, who is said to have later helped redesign Arlington National Cemetery to...
First Abbey Church, Saint Meinrad, Indiana
Catholic churches; Spires; Churches
View of a church in St. Meinrad, Indiana. The white clapborad building is topped by a tall spire. This building was part of St. Meinrad's Abbey, built in 1858.
Tobacco Day at Rockport, Indiana
Tobacco; Farm produce; Carts & wagons
Wagons loaded with tobacco are parked along a street in Rockport, Indiana. Cloths have been draped over the tobacco to protect it. Several men have gathered at a corner of an intersection.
Home of Cadick's Gold Dust Flour, Cadick Milling Co., Grandview, Indiana.
Mills; Flour & meal industry; Grain elevators
View of the Cadick Milling Company in Grandview, Indiana. The mill company complex includes nine buildings. A sign on the elevator says its' capacity is 100,000 bushels.
Greene County Court House, Bloomfield, Indiana
Courthouses; Clock towers; Carriages & coaches; Horses; Utility poles
View of the Greene County Courthouse in Bloomfield, Indiana. The building has an entryway topped by a clock tower. Some of the upper level windows have arched tops. Two utility poles are visible in front...
School Building, Bremen, Indiana
Schools; Public schools; Towers; Chimneys
View of a three story brick school building in Bremen, Indiana. A tower structure tops the main entrance. Two chimneys are visible on the roof. A carved area above the main door reads "Public Schools"....
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