Posts tagged history

August 7, 2014

 

For 114 years, the Studebaker Corporation produced vehicles in the heart of South Bend; today, the museum displays its one-of-a-kind historical car collection.

Studebaker National Museum

For 114 years, the Studebaker Corporation produced vehicles in the heart of South Bend; today, the museum displays its one-of-a-kind historical car collection.

March 27, 2014

 

In 1941, Fort Wayne piston magnate, Fred Zollner, created Indiana's first professional basketball team, the Zollner Pistons, eventually launching the NBA.

Fort Wayne Zollner Pistons

In 1941, Fort Wayne piston magnate, Fred Zollner, created Indiana's first professional basketball team, the Zollner Pistons, eventually launching the NBA.

March 27, 2014

 

Fort Wayneâs Coney Island Wiener Stand has been owned and operated by the same family since 1914, serving visitors their original coney recipe and steamed buns.

Coney Island Weiner Stand

Fort Wayne’s Coney Island Wiener Stand has been owned and operated by the same family since 1914, serving visitors their original coney recipe and steamed buns.

March 27, 2014

 

Founded in 1961, the Allen County Public Library's Genealogy Center has become the largest public center in the country, featuring over 1.1 million volumes!

The Genealogy Center

Founded in 1961, the Allen County Public Library's Genealogy Center has become the largest public center in the country, featuring over 1.1 million volumes!

March 27, 2014

 

During the 1920s and 1930s, the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Company achieved worldwide notoriety through their industry-changing innovations and designs.

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum

During the 1920s and 1930s, the Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Company achieved worldwide notoriety through their industry-changing innovations and designs.

February 20, 2014

 

The newest segment of Memory Chain begins with a 19th Century German poem and brings us to the winter landscapes of Indiana for a rare encounter with nature.

The White Stag

The newest segment of Memory Chain begins with a 19th Century German poem and brings us to the winter landscapes of Indiana for a rare encounter with nature.

November 7, 2013

 

The Hickory Ridge Fire Tower is a historic part of Indianaâs fire service; built in 1936, it is one of the only remaining fire lookout towers in the state.

Hickory Ridge Fire Tower

The Hickory Ridge Fire Tower is a historic part of Indiana’s fire service; built in 1936, it is one of the only remaining fire lookout towers in the state.

September 26, 2013

 

Tom Roznowski introduces the latest installment in our series exploring the turn-of-the-century photography created by the Cirkut Camera.

The Divining Rod

Tom Roznowski introduces the latest installment in our series exploring the turn-of-the-century photography created by the Cirkut Camera.

July 18, 2013

 

For 100 years, the Evansville Museum of Arts, History, and Sciences has entertained visitors far and wide with their interactive exhibits and living history!

Evansville Transportation Center

For 100 years, the Evansville Museum of Arts, History, and Sciences has entertained visitors far and wide with their interactive exhibits and living history!

July 18, 2013

 

Built in 1871, the Reitz mansion was home to one of Evansville's founding families; today, it is one of the finest Victorian homes in the country!

Reitz Home Museum

Built in 1871, the Reitz mansion was home to one of Evansville's founding families; today, it is one of the finest Victorian homes in the country!

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