Attica in Fountain County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
placed on the
of Historic Places
by The United States
Department of the Interior
Erected by United States Department of the Interior.
Location. 40° 17.703′ N, 87° 14.893′ W. Marker is in Attica, Indiana, in Fountain County. Marker is on North Perry Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 126 North Perry Street, Attica IN 47918, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Library (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Devon Theater (about 600 feet away); The Old Church (about 800 feet away); In Memory of (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Spirit of the American Doughboy (approx. 0.2 miles away); Attica’s Carnegie Library (approx. ¼ mile away); Dr. John Evans (approx. ¼ mile away); Marshall M Milford Home (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Attica.
More about this marker. Marker is on left side of front entrance.
Regarding Hotel Attica. An "Old Time" hotel that has been renovated back into its
It was built in 1853 and originally known as the "Revere House". It became well known as a second home for many of the workers in the construction of the "Wabash and Erie Canal".
During World War I the then owners sacrificed the building's original decorative iron railings for the War Effort.
Also see . . . Historic Hotel, Restaurant and Lounge. (Submitted on May 26, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • 20th Century • Entertainment • Notable Buildings •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 1,986 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 26, 2008, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.