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Brookville in Franklin County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Abram Hammond

 
 
Abram Hammond Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
1. Abram Hammond Marker
Inscription.

Mar. 21, 1814 - - Aug. 27, 1874

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Governor of Indiana,
1860 - - 1861.

Lived on this site as a boy
in the “old Yellow Tavern”
part of which was
a blockhouse erected 1808.

 
Erected by Franklin County Historical Society.
 
Location. 39° 25.097′ N, 85° 0.762′ W. Marker is in Brookville, Indiana, in Franklin County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 52) south of East 4th Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Located at the Franklin County Jail - on Main Street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 371 Main Street, Brookville IN 47012, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Franklin County War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Courthouse Square (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Brookville Historic District (about 400 feet away); Goodwin Home (approx. 0.4 miles away); Brookville's Carnegie Library (approx. 0.4 miles away); James Brown Ray
Obverse Side - - Abram Hammond Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
2. Obverse Side - - Abram Hammond Marker
(approx. half a mile away); Brookville's Grandstand (approx. half a mile away); Old Brookville Church and Cemetery (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Brookville.
 
Also see . . .  Abram A. Hammond - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 21, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Main Street - - Franklin County Jail - Brookville, Indiana image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, July 17, 2011
3. Main Street - - Franklin County Jail - Brookville, Indiana
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 432 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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