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Columbia City in Whitley County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Marshall, McNagny & Clugston

Attorneys at Law

 
 
Marshall, McNagny & Clugston Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 30, 2008
1. Marshall, McNagny & Clugston Marker
Inscription.  
Offices of this once prominent group
were above - second floor front from 1889 - 1908.
Thomas R. Marshall (1854 - 1925) Governor of Indiana 1909 - 1913 and U.S. Vice President with Pres. Woodrow Wilson two terms 1913 - 1921.
William F. McNagny (1850 - 1923) Member U.S. Congress 1893 - 1895. Several descendants became lawyers.
Philemon H. Clugston (1864 - 1909) Mayor of Columbia City 1890 - 1893. His father, David B. Clugston, erected this building in 1889.
 
Erected 1980 by The Whitley County Historical Society.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #28 Woodrow Wilson series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1889.
 
Location. 41° 9.411′ N, 85° 29.401′ W. Marker is in Columbia City, Indiana, in Whitley County. Marker is at the intersection of Chauncey Street and Van Buren Street (State Road 30), on the left when traveling north on Chauncey Street. Marker is on east facade
Marshall, McNagny & Clugston Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., December 30, 2008
2. Marshall, McNagny & Clugston Marker
Marker is on wall below the Independent Insurance Agent sign.
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of the Clugston Building, facing the county courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbia City IN 46725, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Valiant Men and Women of Whitley County (within shouting distance of this marker); Ralph F. Gates (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Riley Marshall (within shouting distance of this marker); Whitley County Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Whitley County Korean War Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Whitley County (about 400 feet away); Whitley County Jail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Home of Thomas R. Marshall (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Columbia City.
 
Also see . . .
1. Thomas R. Marshall - Vice President of the United States. U.S. Senate entry (Submitted on February 23, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.) 

2. William Forgy McNagny. Biographical Directory of the United States Congress 1774 - Present entry (Submitted on February 23, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.) 
 
Thomas Riley Marshall image. Click for full size.
via Wikipedia, unknown
3. Thomas Riley Marshall
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 19, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 928 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 19, 2009, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on January 19, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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