Salem in Washington County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
—July 8-13, 1863 —
Erected 1963 by Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission. (Marker Number 88.1963.1.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 38° 36.324′ N, 86° 6.038′ W. Marker is in Salem, Indiana, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Public Square (South Side) (State Road 135) and South Main Street, on the left when traveling east on Public Square (South Side). Touch for map. Located on the South side of the Washington County Courthouse in Salem, Indiana. Marker is in this post office area: Salem IN 47167, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Salem Suffers (here, next to this marker); Washington County Honor Rolls Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Washington County Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington County Courthouse / Salem Downtown Historic District (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of John Milton Hay (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); John Hay Center (approx. 0.2 miles away); Burning the Salem Railroad Station (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brock Cemetery (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salem.
Categories. • War, US Civil •
Credits. This page was last revised on November 15, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 544 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 30, 2011, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. 5. submitted on November 14, 2018, by Tom Bosse of Jefferson City, Tennessee. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.