Vincennes in Knox County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Home of Francis Vigo
Governor William Henry Harrison lived here temporarily after first coming to Vincennes.
Erected 1966 by Indiana Historical Society.
Location. 38° 40.833′ N, 87° 31.883′ W. Marker is in Vincennes, Indiana, in Knox County. Marker is on North 2nd Street north of Busseron Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Vincennes IN 47591, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Grand Opera House (a few steps from this marker); State Bank of Indiana (a few steps from this marker); Ellis Mansion (within shouting distance of this marker); Vincennes in the American Revolution (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of House Occupied as Headquarters (about 500 feet away); Gold Star - - Honor Roll The Old Cathedral “French and Indian” Cemetery (about 600 feet away); Vincennes (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vincennes.
Also see . . .
1. Official Web Site - - National Park Service::. Good outline of Francis Vigo - biography. . (Submitted on October 14, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
2. Courtesy: "SAR Magazine" ::. Enjoyable read about George Rogers Clark and the Battle at Vincennes - Fort Sackville. (Submitted on October 14, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 14, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 900 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 14, 2009, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.