Franklin in Johnson County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Birthplace of Roger D. Branigin
Erected 2000 by Indiana Historical Bureau, Greater Johnson County Community Foundation, Inc., Glen Floyd, Fred W. Garver, Ivan D. Lancaster, Lee K. and Sian Napier, Daniel E. and Eva M. Poe, David P. Vandiver. (Marker Number 41.2000.1.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Civil Rights • Education • Government & Politics • War, World II. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1965.
Location. 39° 28.993′ N, 86° 2.998′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Indiana, in Johnson County. Marker is on N. Yandes St south of E. Adams St, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 250 N Yandes St, Franklin IN 46131, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. Home of Columbus Horatio Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Johnson County Museum of History (approx. 0.3 miles away); Province Hospital (approx. 0.3 miles away); Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls (approx. 0.3 miles away); Johnson County Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Martin Place (approx. 0.3 miles away); Johnson County Revolutionary War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Johnson County Spanish American War Honor Roll (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Also see . . . Indiana Governor History. Biography and painting of Governor Branigin from the Indiana Historical Bureau. (Submitted on July 18, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.)
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