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Corydon in Harrison County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Indiana Capitol

 
 
Indiana Capitol Marker image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, July 16, 2008
1. Indiana Capitol Marker
Photo looking to the North. Capitol Avenue can be seen on the left.
Inscription. The Capital of Indiana Territory was moved to Corydon from Vincennes, 1813. This building became first State Capitol, 1816. Offices were moved to Indianapolis in 1825.
 
Erected 1948 by Indiana Historical Bureau. (Marker Number 31.1948.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 38° 12.681′ N, 86° 7.569′ W. Marker is in Corydon, Indiana, in Harrison County. Marker is on North Capitol Avenue near East Cherry Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Corydon IN 47112, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hottell Insurance Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Corydon (within shouting distance of this marker); Bell Predates the Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Harrison County Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); World War I (within shouting
Indiana Capitol Marker - Wider View image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, July 16, 2008
2. Indiana Capitol Marker - Wider View
distance of this marker); Old Capital Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Harrison County (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Corydon.
 
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Indiana Capitol image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, July 16, 2008
3. Indiana Capitol
View of the S/W corner of building (front and South end of structure.) Large trees make it difficult to photograph.
Back of - Old Indiana Capitol Building image. Click for full size.
By Ginger Drenning, July 16, 2008
4. Back of - Old Indiana Capitol Building
Old - - Indiana Capitol image. Click for full size.
Courtesy:: Indiana State Library, circa Unknown
5. Old - - Indiana Capitol
 
 
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