Vincennes in Knox County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected by Vincennes Historical and Antiquarian Society, Business and Professional Women's Club.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Industry & Commerce • Railroads & Streetcars. In addition, it is included in the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad (B&O) 🚂, the Former U.S. Presidents: #16 Abraham Lincoln, and the Lincoln 1861 Inaugural Train Stops series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1838.
Location. 38° 40.831′ N, 87° 31.861′ W. Marker is in Vincennes, Indiana, in Knox County. Marker is on North 2nd Street north of Busseron Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vincennes IN 47591, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this markerState Bank of Indiana (a few steps from this marker); The Grand Opera House (a few steps from this marker); Home of Francis Vigo (within shouting distance of this marker); Vincennes in the American Revolution (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of House Occupied as Headquarters (about 600 feet away); Gold Star - - Honor Roll (about 600 feet away); Fort Knox, First Site (about 600 feet away); The Old Cathedral “French and Indian” Cemetery (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vincennes.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 18, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 14, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 889 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 14, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.