Near Wingate in Montgomery County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Council Grove Minute Men
—Horse Thief Detective Association —
Location. 40° 12.652′ N, 87° 4.408′ W. Marker is near Wingate, Indiana, in Montgomery County. Marker is on State Road 25 north of County Road 1125 N, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wingate IN 47994, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker National Corn Husking Contest (approx. 4 miles away); Potts Cemetery (approx. 7.9 miles away); Underground Railroad (approx. 8 miles away); Hillsboro Service Memorial (approx. 8 miles away); Old Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 8.6 miles away); William Bratton (approx. 8.6 miles away); Farmers Institute Academy (approx. 8.8 miles away); Linden Indiana Railroad Depot (approx. 9 miles away).
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker. To better understand the relationship, study each marker in the order shown.
Also see . . . 1881 History - Montgomery County Indiana::. Courtesy: "Google Books.Com" - here is a brief review of the early days of the Council Grove Horse Thief Detective Association. (Submitted on September 27, 2010, 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 September 27, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 992 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 27, 2010, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.