Rushville in Rush County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Wendell L. Willkie
1892 - 1944
Erected 1969 by Indiana Historical Society. (Marker Number 70.1969.5.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
Location. 39° 36.179′ N, 85° 26.625′ W. Marker is in Rushville, Indiana, in Rush County. Marker is on U.S. 52 0.1 miles south of Water Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at the southeast corner of the Flatrock River bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Rushville IN 46173, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rush County (Indiana) War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dr. William B. Laughlin (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wendell L. Willkie, 1892 - 1944 (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Wendell L. Willkie (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wendell L. Willkie, Wendell L. Willkie (approx. 1½ miles away); Revolutionary Soldiers of Henry County (approx. 14 miles away); Veterans Garden of Memories (approx. 14 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rushville.
More about this marker. The Indiana Historical Society erected five identical markers for Wendell L. Willkie in Rushville.
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