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Near Washington in Daviess County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Robert C. Graham

 
 
Robert C. Graham Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, October 13, 2016
1. Robert C. Graham Marker
Inscription.  Robert Cabel Graham (1885-1967), a native of Washington, Daviess County, with his brothers Joseph and Ray, contributed much to the economy and quality of life in that city, Evansville, and other towns. Glass factories, truck manufacturing, and Graham automobiles were early endeavors. Graham was active later with his four sons in Graham Farms, Inc., and the Graham Cheese Corporation.
 
Erected 1989 by Indiana Historical Bureau with funding from the grandchildren of R.C. Graham. (Marker Number 14.1989.2.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceRoads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1885.
 
Location. 38° 38.654′ N, 87° 13.326′ W. Marker is near Washington, Indiana, in Daviess County. Marker is on County Road S 300W 0.1 miles north of U.S. 50, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Washington IN 47501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Vincennes Donation Lands (approx. 2.6 miles away);
Robert C. Graham Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, October 13, 2016
2. Robert C. Graham Marker
View to south towards intersection of CR S 300W and US 50
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Baltimore & Ohio Southwestern Railroad Depot (approx. 2.6 miles away); Fort Flora (approx. 2.8 miles away); Mimi's House (approx. 2.8 miles away); Civil War Memorial - Daviess County Indiana (approx. 2.8 miles away); Homer E. Capehart / GOP Cornfield Conference (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Buffalo Trace (approx. 10 miles away); Pike County War Memorial (approx. 11 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 18, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 19, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2016, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.

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