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Beech Grove in Marion County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Sarah T. Bolton

1814 - 1893

 
 
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By Duane Hall, June 7, 2013
1. Sarah T. Bolton Marker
Inscription.  A pioneer poet of Indiana, author of "Paddle Your Own Canoe" and "Indiana," crusader for women's rights, lived here at "Beech Bank" from 1871 to 1893.
 
Erected 1960 by Society of Indiana Pioneers. (Marker Number 49.1960.2.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicWomen. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1871.
 
Location. 39° 43.128′ N, 86° 6.093′ W. Marker is in Beech Grove, Indiana, in Marion County. Marker is on Sherman Drive just north of Mann Drive, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beech Grove IN 46107, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); “Cannon Ball” Baker (approx. 2½ miles away); First Presbyterian Church of Southport (approx. 3.2 miles away); Bates-Hendricks House (approx. 3.3 miles away); 28th Regiment USCT
Sarah T. Bolton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, June 7, 2013
2. Sarah T. Bolton Marker
View to east across Sherman Drive
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(approx. 3½ miles away); The Chevrolet Brothers (approx. 3½ miles away); Kile Oak (approx. 3.6 miles away); Willard Park (approx. 3.7 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Sarah T. Bolton - Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 3, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 31, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 420 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 31, 2013, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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