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Church at Paris Crossing, Indiana
Jennings County (Ind.); Churches; Cemeteries
Paris Crossing was built along a railroad line northwest of Paris in 1850. This picture shows the small rural church and cemetery where Russell Booker preached. The church has two doors of which one was...
Courthouse at Crawfordsville before 1917
Montgomery County (Ind.); Courthouses
A striking view of Montgomery County Courthouse was etched for this pre-1917 postcard scene. William Bunting's astounding brick and sandstone edifice was built in 1876, though its massive front tower was...
Marshall County Court House, Plymouth, Ind.
Marshall County (Ind.); Courthouses; Clock towers
The Marshall County Courthouse in Plymouth, designed by Gordon P. Randall, was built in 1870-1872 with a clock tower over a brick and stone building. It was remodeled in 1914. A modern county courts building...
Arcadia American Express Company [Train Depot]
Hamilton County (Ind.); Railroad facilities; Railroad stations; Railroad tracks; Railroad freight cars; Transportation
Arcadia was organized in 1849 and named for the ancient Greek district noted for its pastoral beauty. Growth was slow until the Indianapolis, Peru and Chicago Railroad came in 1854. Arcadia glass, now...
Aerial View of Noblesville, Indiana
Aerial views; Hamilton County (Ind.); Business districts; Stores & shops
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...
Lagro Roller Mills
Wabash County (ind.); Mills; Winter
Lagro was settled around 1829 on the Wabash River and was a main town along the Wabash and Erie Canal. Once a French and Indian trading post, it was named for Le Gros, a Miami chief. Originally part of...
Wabash Street, South from Market, Wabash, Indiana
Wabash County (Ind.); Transportation; Business districts; Street railroads
The electric streetcar arrived in Wabash in 1901. The first cars seated 48 people. They ran the length of the city including through the business district on Wabash Street every half hour for 5¢ a ride....
Steamer Tell City and Wharf-Boat, Tell City, Ind.
Steamboats; Transportation; Rivers; Waterfronts; Smokestacks
The small boat in the foreground has "Progress" written on the bow.
Hohman Street, No. Hammond, Indiana
Street railroad tracks; Street railroads; Transportation; Automobiles; Carriages & coaches; Business districts; Bicycles & tricycles; Pedestrians; Shopping
Woolworth's 5 and 10 cent store can be seen along with the Deluxe Theater.
Birdseye view of Vernon, Indiana, Showing the Gas Plant
Bird's-eye views; Natural gas; Gas industry; Cities & towns
Aerial view of Vernon, Indiana. The gas plant is visible in the foreground; while homes and the back of the courthouse can be seen in the distance.
On the swinging bridge, Turkey Run State Park
Bridges; Pedestrian bridges; Swing bridges; State parks & reserves
Six people are standing on a swinging bridge at Turkey Run State Park in Indiana. One of the long cables supporting the bridge can be seen.
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...
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.
Interurban Station, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Railroad cars; Railroad stations; Electric railroads
An interurban railroad car is shown on the tracks beside the station in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Electrical wires can be seen overhead.
Old Covered Bridge and Lusk Home, Turkey Run State Park, Indiana
Covered bridges; State parks & reserves; Houses
View of a covered bridge at Turkey Run State Park in Indiana. In the background, the Lusk home can be seen on a hillside visible through a break in the trees.
Whitewater Valley near New Trenton, Indiana
Covered bridges; Bird's-eye views; Aerial views
Aerial view of the countyside near New Trenton, Indiana. A long covered bridge spans the river. A town can be seen through the trees.
Public School, New Ross, Indiana
Schools; Bell towers; Students
View of a school in New Ross, Indiana. A bell tower is centered over the front entrance of the building. Some students pose in front of the building while others can be seen in the windows on the second...
West Side of the Square, Greensburg, Indiana
Business districts; Storefronts; Drugstores; Grocery stores; Dry goods stores
View of several storefronts along the square in Greensburg, Indiana. The names of many of the businesses can be read and include a grocery store, drug store, and dry goods store. There are horses and buggies...
Stone Quarry, St. Paul, Indiana
Stone quarrying; Stone cutting; Railroad tracks
View of men working at a stone quarry in St. Paul, Indiana. Cut stone is piled around the site. Railroad tracks run next to the quarry.
George Street Looking East, Batesville, Indiana.
Streets; Stores & shops; Women; Carriages & coaches; Horses; Hitching posts
View of George Street in Batesville, Indiana. Five buildings line one side of the street. A lone woman in a long skirt walks along the sidewalk. Two horse-drawn carriages wait on the street in front of...
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