Franklin in Johnson County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Johnson County Museum of History
Began in 1931 by the Daughters of the American Revolution, the museum occupied the basement of the Johnson County courthouse and the Suckow home before moving into this location. The building now houses exhibits, collections storage, an auditorium, and a genealogy library.
Erected 2011 by Johnson County Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education.
Location. 39° 28.918′ N, 86° 3.307′ W. Marker is in Franklin, Indiana, in Johnson County. Marker is on North Main Street north of Madison Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 135 North Main Street, Franklin IN 46131, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Province Hospital (within shouting distance Johnson County Civil War Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Johnson County War Memorial Honor Rolls (about 600 feet away); Johnson County Revolutionary War Memorial (about 600 feet away); Johnson County Spanish American War Honor Roll (about 600 feet away); Johnson County Court Houses (about 600 feet away); First Cabin in Franklin (approx. ¼ mile away); Birthplace of Paul Vories McNutt (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Franklin.
Also see . . .
1. Johnson County Museum of History. (Submitted on October 15, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
2. Virtual Tour of Johnson County Museum:. (Submitted on October 16, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 15, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 384 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 15, 2013, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.