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Indiana bicentennial. Volume I : the first century (8000 BC - 1896) / Bob Ostrander.

Ostrander, Bob. (Author).

Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola IND COLL 977 OST V.1 (Text) 33118000172462 Reference: Indiana Collection Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg LOC 977.2 OST v. 1 (Text) 32826014002570 Local Interest Collection Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield H 977.2 Ostrande v.1 (Text) 31208912237171 reference Reference -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield IC 977.2 Ostrande v.1 (Text) 31208912237221 local history & genealogy Available -
West Lebanon PL - West Lebanon 977 OST (Vol. 1) (Text) 74861000019348 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 977.2 OSTRANDER V.1 (Text) 33946003070179 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 354 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Indianapolis, Indiana : Bob Ostrander, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Statistics, facts and other state information -- Native populations, 8000 BC-1700 AD -- Frontier, 1701-1776 -- Revolutionary War, 1776-1783 -- Northwest Territory, Little Turtle's War, 1784-1800, 1785-1795 -- - Indiana Territory, 1800-1816 -- War of 1812, 1811-1813 -- Statehood, 1811-1836 -- Slide toward bankruptcy, 1836-1851 -- Mexican American War, 1846-1848 -- Approach to the Civil War, 1851-1860 -- Underground Railroad, abolition and civil rights, 1824-1860 -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Normalization, 1865-1880 -- Acrimonious years, 1881-1896 -- Timeline of Indiana events (until 1896).
Summary, etc.: "An encyclopedia of interesting and influential people, government officials and businesses from pre-history to 1896"--Cover.
There have been many people who influenced Indiana and our lives. This is the story of hundreds of them. From Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette, who was Indiana's first tourist and the Bissot family who stayed and built forts for the French. From Mad Anthony who saved Fort Wayne to Little Turtle who refused to fight and who's granddaughter lived to be 105 years. From Dennis Pennington who kept Indiana from becoming a slave state to William Holman who built the National Forest system. From our Civil War Governor, Oliver Morton, to the Reno Brothers who invented the train robbery.-- From back cover.
Subject: Indiana > History.
Indiana > Centennial celebrations, etc.
Indiana > Biography.
Indiana > Directories.
Indiana > Encyclopedias.

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