Vevay in Switzerland County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
railroad bringing slaves
1862 - 1864
This memorial placed in honor of the
descendants of the Rayls and Pickett
families in the Bicentennial year 1976.
Location. 38° 44.814′ N, 85° 4.134′ W. Marker is in Vevay, Indiana, in Switzerland County. Marker is on West Main Street west of Liberty Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located on the left side of the front entrance to the Switzerland County Courthouse in Vevay,Indiana. Marker is at or near this postal address: 212 West Main Street, Vevay IN 47043, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Switzerland County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); Switzerland County World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Switzerland County Honor Roll Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Historical Site - Switzerland County Courthouse (a few steps from this marker); The Styles and Stories of Vevay's Buildings Privy (within shouting distance of this marker); Jail (within shouting distance of this marker); The Masterson House (approx. 6 miles away in Kentucky). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vevay.
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 647 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 9, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.