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

The National Road

 
 
The National Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, November 21, 2016
1. The National Road Marker
Inscription.  
Cumberland M.D. to
Terre Haute Ind.
1806 - 1839

 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the The Historic National Road series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1806.
 
Location. 39° 46.032′ N, 86° 9.761′ W. Marker is in Indianapolis, Indiana, in Marion County. Marker is on W. Washington Street. Marker is on the south side of the State Capitol. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Indianapolis IN 46225, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Indiana State House (a few steps from this marker); Thomas Andrews Hendricks (within shouting distance of this marker); Abraham Lincoln (within shouting distance of this marker); Indianapolis Times (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); State Capitol (about 500 feet away); Oliver Perry Morton (about 600 feet away); The Lincoln Funeral Train (about 600 feet away); Civil War Arsenal 1861 - 1864 (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Indianapolis.
 
South Side of the Indiana State Capitol image. Click for full size.
By Bill Pfingsten, November 21, 2016
2. South Side of the Indiana State Capitol
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 26, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 26, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 345 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 26, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.

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