Pasadena, California has a Hoosier connection. This Southern California city was started by a group of winter-weary Hoosiers seeking a more temperate clime.
May Wright Sewall was a champion of women’s suffrage in Indiana and abroad.
The Showers Brothers Furniture Company of Bloomington, IN, “The World’s Largest Furniture Factory,” once produced 60% of the furniture made in the US.
George Ade, born in 1866 to pioneer parents, was recalled his youth in Newton County, a place that would serve as a touchstone in the writer’s career.