New Albany in Floyd County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected by Calumet Club.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Parks & Recreational Areas • Sports. A significant historical year for this entry is 1911.
Location. 38° 19.332′ N, 85° 49.204′ W. Marker is in New Albany, Indiana, in Floyd County. Marker is at the intersection of Grant Line Road and Alex Thom Drive, on the right when traveling south on Grant Line Road. Marker is at the entrance of Sam Peden Community Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3037 Grant Line Rd, New Albany IN 47150, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Floyd County Fairground (approx. 1.1 miles away); Hedden's Grove Historic District (approx. 1.1 miles away); a different marker also named Hedden's Grove Historic District (approx. 1.1 miles away); Indiana University Southeast (approx. 1.4 miles away); Clark's Grant (approx. 1.4 miles away); New Albany National Cemetery (approx. 1.7 miles away); Buffalo Trace Route (approx. 1.7 miles away); Honoring Our Heroes (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Albany.
Also see . . . Calumet Club celebrates 100th anniversary as family continues legacy. It helped launch the career of a Major League Baseball Hall of Fame player, provided a gymnasium for local basketball teams at a time when such space was scarce, and served as the base for a group of men who valued community spirit. (Daniel Suddeath, News and Tribune, posted June 12, 2020) (Submitted on October 1, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 1, 2022. It was originally submitted on October 1, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 95 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 1, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.