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The Baty Place

 
 
The Baty Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, October 11, 2009
1. The Baty Place Marker
Inscription. Built about 1830 by Samuel Judah, distinguished pioneer lawyer who won the famous land grant case for Vincennes University in the U. S. Supreme Court.
Occupied from 1848 to 1865 by Dr. John Isidore Baty, builder of the three story addition. It is thought to have been the first hospital in the State of Indiana.
 
Erected 1969 by Harmony Society of Vincennes, Historical and Antiquarian Society Vincennes.
 
Location. 38° 40.991′ N, 87° 31.56′ W. Marker is in Vincennes, Indiana, in Knox County. Marker is on North 2nd Street north of Hart Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vincennes IN 47591, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old French House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chief Tecumseh (about 700 feet away); Indiana Territory (approx. 0.2 miles away); Millstones from Emison Mills (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Grouseland" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sarah Knox Taylor (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Henry Harrison - & - Lewis & Clark Expedition (approx. 0.2 miles away); Samuel Thornton Scott ( 1777 - 1827 ) (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Vincennes.
 
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Obverse Side - - The Baty Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, October 11, 2009
2. Obverse Side - - The Baty Place Marker
Looking North - - The Baty Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, October 11, 2009
3. Looking North - - The Baty Place Marker
Looking South - - The Baty Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, October 11, 2009
4. Looking South - - The Baty Place Marker
Baty Place - and - The Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, October 11, 2009
5. Baty Place - and - The Marker
 
 
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