Fairbanks in Sullivan County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
A Civil War Murder
—John Drake - Shot —
Erected 1992 by Indiana Historical Bureau and Sullivan County Historical Society. (Marker Number 77.1992.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 39° 13.265′ N, 87° 31.27′ W. Marker is in Fairbanks, Indiana, in Sullivan County. Marker is at the intersection of State Road 63 and North Street, on the right when traveling north on State Road 63. Touch for map. (North Street does not exist on the East side of State Road 63. North Street ends on the West side of the road.). Marker is in this post office area: Fairbanks IN 47849, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fairbanks' Massacre (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grave of Jane Todd Crawford (approx. 6 miles away); Sullivan Carnegie Library (approx. Global War on Terrorism (approx. 10.6 miles away); World War I & World War I I Memorial (approx. 10.6 miles away); Korean War & Vietnam War - - Veterans (approx. 10.6 miles away); James Jones 1921 - 77 (approx. 15 miles away in Illinois); Old Stone Arch Bridge (approx. 15.2 miles away in Illinois).
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 18, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,349 times since then and 66 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 18, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.