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New Albany in Floyd County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

The Culbertson House

 
 
The Culbertson House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, September 24, 2022
1. The Culbertson House Marker
Inscription.  Built by William S. Culbertson, one of Indiana's pioneer industrialists and cotton merchant. There are 5 houses in New Albany built by Mr. Culbertson for his family, this is the grand mansion and exceptional in every respect. The building was acquired by Historic New Albany, Inc., in the summer of 1964 for preservation, through efforts and funds from Chester B. Stem, Inc. Most of the restoration has been accomplished through donations.

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Built – 1867 • Jas. & Wm. Banes • Architecture: Fr. 2nd Empire
 
Erected by Historic New Albany, Inc.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Architecture. A significant historical year for this entry is 1867.
 
Location. 38° 17.199′ N, 85° 48.761′ W. Marker is in New Albany, Indiana, in Floyd County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (State Road 111) and East 10th Street, on the right when traveling east on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 914 E Main St, New Albany IN 47150, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Mansions of New Albany (within shouting distance of this marker); Culbertson Mansion
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(within shouting distance of this marker); First Successful Manufacture of Plate Glass in America (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Floyd County Honor Roll & Veterans Memorial (about 500 feet away); Lucy Higgs Nichols (about 500 feet away); Western Line of the Clark (Illinois) Grant (about 500 feet away); Korean Conflict / Vietnam Conflict - Floyd County (about 500 feet away); Michael C. Kerr Home (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Albany.
 
Also see . . .  Culbertson Mansion State Historic Site. Wikipedia entry on the site, which was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974. (Submitted on October 1, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.) 
 
The Culbertson House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Duane and Tracy Marsteller, September 24, 2022
2. The Culbertson House Marker
Marker is by the sign in the yard.
 
 
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 82 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 1, 2022, by Duane and Tracy Marsteller of Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

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