New Harmony in Posey County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
This site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating and illustrating
the history of the United States
Erected 1965 by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Landmarks. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list. A significant historical date for this entry is August 21, 1935.
Location. 38° 7.795′ N, 87° 56.109′ W. Marker is in New Harmony, Indiana, in Posey County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street (State Road 66) and Main Street, on the right when traveling west on Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: New Harmony IN 47631, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. New Harmony, Indiana (1814-1827) (here, next to this marker); David Dale Owen (here, next to this marker); Rappite Community House No. 2 (within shouting distance of this marker); New Harmony (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Harmony Area Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away); New Harmony Workingmen's Institute (about 400 feet away); In Perfect Harmony (approx. 0.2 miles away); Maclure Park Bandstand (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Harmony.
Also see . . .
1. Historic New Harmony, Indiana. University of Southern Indiana Website entry (Submitted on July 26, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. About New Harmony. Town Website homepage. (Submitted on July 26, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. New Harmony Historic Site. Indiana State Museum and Historic Site Website entry (Submitted on July 26, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 26, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 327 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.