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Remington in Jasper County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Fountain Park Chautauqua

 
 
Fountain Park Chautauqua Marker image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, June 30, 2007
1. Fountain Park Chautauqua Marker
Inscription. Fountain Park has been the site of annual Chautauqua sessions since 1895. The Chautauqua continues to promote traditional values and religious, social and educaitonal activities upon which it was founded.
 
Erected 1992 by Indiana Historical Bureau and Fountain Park Chautaqua. (Marker Number 37.1992.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 40° 46.758′ N, 87° 9.723′ W. Marker is in Remington, Indiana, in Jasper County. Marker can be reached from West 1600 South near South 680 West. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Remington IN 47977, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Remington Water Tower (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Wolcott House (approx. 6.4 miles away); St. Joseph’s Indian Normal School (approx. 9.8 miles away); General Robert H. Milroy (approx. 10.8 miles away); First Cabin in Rensselaer (approx. 10.8 miles away); James Frederick Hanley (approx. 10.8 miles away); Jasper County Veterans Memorial (approx. 10.9 miles away); James Van Rensselaer (approx. 11 miles away).
 
More about this marker.
Entrance to the grounds image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, June 30, 2007
2. Entrance to the grounds
The marker is located within the grounds of Fountain Park, which is not routinely open to the public. During the 2 week Chatauqua, there is a fee for entry.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  Fountain Park Chautauqua History. (Submitted on July 8, 2007.)
 
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Marker can be seen in the enclosed area image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, June 30, 2007
3. Marker can be seen in the enclosed area
Historic Hotel image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, June 30, 2007
4. Historic Hotel
Central Grounds image. Click for full size.
By Christopher Light, June 30, 2007
5. Central Grounds
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 2, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,039 times since then and 34 times this year. Last updated on November 29, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 2, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.
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