The Fourier System of communal living was attempted here between 1843 and 1848. Approximately thirty families lived by rules established in councils of industry, commerce, justice and education. Their "new social order" was a failure. — — Map (db m44878) HM
The Centennial Stone was erected in 1936 to commemorate the one hundredth anniversary of the founding of the Town of LaGrange on June 13, 1836.
LaGrange County was established by act of the Indiana Legislature in 1832, sixteen years . . . — — Map (db m53909) HM
laid with public ceremony.
Aug. 15th A.D. 1878.
May 14th A.D. 1832.
Joshua T. Hobbs
First . . . — — Map (db m53924) HM
((The extreme weather-aged condition of these plaques - - has made them difficult to read.))( Plaque One )
Roll of Honor
Citizens of LaGrange County
who served our Country in
World War II
( Names . . . — — Map (db m53927) WM
In Memory of
and his band of
removed from this reservation
Sept. 4, 1838 and escorted to Kansas
by a company of soldiers.
One year later, the heartbroken Chief
was allowed to . . . — — Map (db m73391) HM