Washington in Daviess County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1999 by Indiana Historical Bureau and Daviess County Visitors Bureau. (Marker Number 14.1999.1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Forts and Castles • Settlements & Settlers • War of 1812. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1812.
Location. 38° 39.411′ N, 87° 10.424′ W. Marker is in Washington, Indiana, in Daviess County. Marker is on East Main Street west of SE 2nd Street, on the left when traveling west. located at "People's Plaza" in front of a parking lot. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington IN 47501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow fliesBaltimore & Ohio Southwestern Railroad Depot (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Civil War Memorial - Daviess County Indiana (about 800 feet away); Mimi's House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Vincennes Donation Lands (approx. 1.8 miles away); Robert C. Graham (approx. 2.8 miles away); Homer E. Capehart / GOP Cornfield Conference (approx. 6.3 miles away); The Buffalo Trace (approx. 11.9 miles away); Pike County War Memorial (approx. 12.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 12, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,674 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on July 1, 2021, by Shane Oliver of Richmond, Virginia. 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 12, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.