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Little Indiana : small town destinations / Jessica Nunemaker.

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  • ISBN: 9780253020703
  • ISBN: 0253020700
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Bloomington, Indiana : Quarry Book, an imprint of Indiana University Press, [2016]

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Includes index.
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Northern Indiana -- Bremen -- Brookston -- Chesterton -- Converse -- Demotte -- Denver -- Francesville -- Furnessville -- Kniman -- Kouts -- La fontaine -- Lowell -- Monon -- Monticello -- Morocco -- Nappanee -- North Judson -- North Liberty -- Peru -- Porter -- Remington -- Rensselaer -- Roann -- Roselawn -- Star City -- Wabash -- Wakarusa -- Walkerton -- Wheatfield -- Williamsport -- Wolcott -- Central Indiana -- Arcadia -- Battle ground -- Cambridge city -- Centerville -- Cicero -- Covington -- Cutler -- Danville -- Dayton -- Delphi -- Fairmount -- Farmland -- Fortville -- Fountain -- Fountain City -- Gas City -- Greencastle -- Greens Fork -- Hagerstown -- Kirklin -- Knightstown -- Maplewood -- Martinsville -- Matthews -- Morgantown -- Mulberry -- North Salem -- Perkinsville -- Romney -- Rossville -- Swayzee -- Upland -- Winchester -- Southern Indiana -- Batesville -- Bean Blossom -- Cannelton -- Corydon -- French Lick -- Friendship -- Greensburg -- Hatfield -- Holton -- Huntingburg -- Leavenworth -- Lincoln city -- Madison -- Marengo -- Mauckport -- Milan -- Moorefield -- Nashville -- Osgood -- Paoli -- Rockport -- Salem -- Santa Claus -- Scottsburg -- St. Meinrad -- Tell City -- Versailles.
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Subject: Indiana > Guidebooks.
Cities and towns > Indiana > Guidebooks.
Indiana > Description and travel.
Indiana > History, Local.
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / General.
HISTORY / United States / State & Local / Midwest (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, OH, SD, WI)
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Little Indiana

Small Town Destinations


By Jessica Nunemaker

Indiana University Press

Copyright © 2016 Jessica Nunemaker
All rights reserved.
ISBN: 978-0-253-02070-3


Contents

Preface, 9,
Acknowledgements, 13,
NORTHERN INDIANA,
1. Bremen, 20,
2. Brookston, 23,
3. Chesterton, 26,
4. Converse, 35,
5. DeMotte, 39,
6. Denver, 42,
7. Francesville, 44,
8. Furnessville, 46,
9. Kniman, 48,
10. Kouts, 49,
11. La Fontaine, 52,
12. Lowell, 55,
13. Monon, 60,
14. Monticello, 62,
15. Morocco, 66,
16. Nappanee, 68,
17. North Judson, 72,
18. North Liberty, 74,
19. Peru, 76,
20. Porter, 80,
21. Remington, 82,
22. Rensselaer, 84,
23. Roann, 90,
24. Roselawn, 92,
25. Star City, 94,
26. Wabash, 96,
27. Wakarusa, 102,
28. Walkerton, 105,
29. Wheatfield, 107,
30. Williamsport, 109,
31. Wolcott, 110,
CENTRAL INDIANA,
32. Arcadia, 114,
33. Battle Ground, 116,
34. Cambridge City, 118,
35. Centerville, 123,
36. Cicero, 128,
37. Covington, 130,
38. Cutler, 134,
39. Danville, 135,
40. Dayton, 140,
41. Delphi, 141,
42. Fairmount, 148,
43. Farmland, 153,
44. Fortville, 155,
45. Fountain, 159,
46. Fountain City, 160,
47. Gas City, 162,
48. Greencastle, 165,
49. Greens Fork, 168,
50. Hagerstown, 170,
51. Kirklin, 173,
52. Knightstown, 176,
53. Maplewood, 178,
54. Martinsville, 179,
55. Matthews, 182,
56. Morgantown, 184,
57. Mulberry, 186,
58. North Salem, 188,
59. Perkinsville, 190,
60. Romney, 192,
61. Rossville, 193,
62. Swayzee, 196,
63. Upland, 198,
64. Winchester, 200,
SOUTHERN INDIANA,
65. Batesville, 206,
66. Bean Blossom, 209,
67. Cannelton, 211,
68. Corydon, 219,
69. French Lick, 227,
70. Friendship, 230,
71. Greensburg, 231,
72. Hatfield, 235,
73. Holton, 236,
74. Huntingburg, 237,
75. Leavenworth, 241,
76. Lincoln City, 244,
77. Madison, 246,
78. Marengo, 252,
79. Mauckport, 254,
80. Milan, 256,
81. Moorefield, 258,
82. Nashville, 259,
83. Osgood, 267,
84. Paoli, 269,
85. Rockport, 271,
86. Salem, 273,
87. Santa Claus, 279,
88. Scottsburg, 282,
89. St. Meinrad, 284,
90. Tell City, 285,
91. Versailles, 288,
List of Addresses, 291,
Index, 314,


CHAPTER 1

Bremen


Bremen, otherwise known as the Mint City, was once the leading international supplier of mint oil. Used in gum, toothpaste, and even perfume (among other products), Bremen mint traveled the world. Although mint producer Sprig 'O Mint is no longer, and the property is now the site of a golf course, one other mint manufacturer remains. Operating since 1908 under the name of M. Brown & Sons, it has since merged with Lebermuth, Inc. The family is still involved.

With such impressive historical credentials, and an 1882 water tower, it may be surprising to note that Bremen isn't exactly a huge town, holding just under five thousand residents now — but it sure is bustling. The downtown strip carries a variety of shops and a few restaurants. But to really see Bremen jumping, schedule a visit during the week of July 4 during the annual Firemen's Festival. Join twenty thousand others for festival fun like carnival rides, crafts, food, parade, and even fireworks. It's a


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