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Crawfordsville in Montgomery County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Lane Place

 
 
Lane Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, November 24, 2007
1. Lane Place Marker
Inscription. Home of Henry S. Lane (1811-81), Congressman, Governor, and Civil War senator. Chairman of the first Republican National Convention, 1856, he was a strong supporter of Lincoln and the Union.
 
Erected 1962 by Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission. (Marker Number 54.1962.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 40° 2.374′ N, 86° 53.89′ W. Marker is in Crawfordsville, Indiana, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of East Wabash Ave. and South Water Street, on the left when traveling east on East Wabash Ave.. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 212 South Water Street, Crawfordsville IN 47933, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Elston Memorial Home (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Saint John's Episcopal Church (about 500 feet away); The Elston Homestead (about 600 feet away); Crawfordsville (Indiana) Carnegie Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major General Lew Wallace (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wabash Avenue Presbyterian Church
Lane Place Manson image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, November 24, 2007
2. Lane Place Manson
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Montgomery County's Tribute to her Heroic Dead (approx. 0.2 miles away); Federal Land Office (approx. mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Crawfordsville.
 
Also see . . .  Interior of Lane Place. Keep following this Web Site internal links to see Interior of Lane Place. (Submitted on November 30, 2007, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.) 
 
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Lane Place Mansion image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, April 19, 2007
3. Lane Place Mansion
The Pattison Pavilion image. Click for full size.
By Al Wolf, July 13, 2008
4. The Pattison Pavilion
Was established in 1995 at the side of the Lane Place Home. The Pattison Pavilion is the summer home of the "Montgomery County Civic Band." The Pavilion may be rented for weddings and other activities.
Speed Cabin image. Click for more information.
By Al Wolf, July 13, 2008
5. Speed Cabin
The cabin was moved (from 310 N. Grant Street - Crawfordsville, Indiana) - to Lane Place allowing greater viewing by the public. It sits next to the Lane Home in a well shaded area.
Click for more information.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,503 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.   3. submitted on , by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana.   4, 5. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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