“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in DeKalb County, Indiana

Clickable Map of DeKalb County, Indiana and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> DeKalb County, IN (11) Allen County, IN (63) LaGrange County, IN (11) Noble County, IN (19) Steuben County, IN (13) Defiance County, OH (60) Williams County, OH (33)  DeKalbCounty(11) DeKalb County (11)  AllenCounty(63) Allen County (63)  LaGrangeCounty(11) LaGrange County (11)  NobleCounty(19) Noble County (19)  SteubenCounty(13) Steuben County (13)  DefianceCountyOhio(60) Defiance County (60)  WilliamsCounty(33) Williams County (33)
Adjacent to DeKalb County, Indiana
    Allen County (63)
    LaGrange County (11)
    Noble County (19)
    Steuben County (13)
    Defiance County, Ohio (60)
    Williams County, Ohio (33)
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1Indiana (DeKalb County), Auburn — "It All Started Here"1874
The Eckhart Carriage Company was established in 1874 in Auburn, Indiana. It was the direct ancestor of the Auburn Automobile Company as both were owned by the Eckhart family in the early days. This is the last remaining building of the . . . Map (db m73297) HM
2Indiana (DeKalb County), Auburn — 17.1992.1 — Auburn Automobile Company
Auburn Automobile Company (1900-1937) Art Deco Style Administration building, built 1929-1930. Housed departments of Cord Corporation, manufacturer of Auburn, Cord, and Duesenberg automobiles. Became Auburn-Cord-Duesenberg Museum, 1974; listed in . . . Map (db m53934) HM
3Indiana (DeKalb County), Auburn — DeKalb County Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the Memory of DeKalb County SoldiersMap (db m53948) WM
4Indiana (DeKalb County), Auburn — Site Of Wesley Park's Home
On this site stood the log home of Wesley Park, co-founder with John Howe of the City of Auburn in 1836. Park's cabin was an important social and government center, serving as a tavern, resting place, and courthouse for early settlers and . . . Map (db m60238) HM
5Indiana (DeKalb County), Auburn — William Jacob Cuppy1884-1949
Humorist, author, and critic Will Cuppy was born here. He graduated from the University of Chicago, where he published his first book in 1910. He moved to New York City ca. 1914 and become a book reviewer at the New York Herald . . . Map (db m139895) HM
6Indiana (DeKalb County), Garrett — 17.2017.1 — Creek Chub Bait Company
Side A In 1916, Henry Dills, Carl Heinzerling,and George Schulthess established the company, which became one of the country's leading manufacturers of artificial fishing lures. Crafted by a largely female workforce, the high quality lures . . . Map (db m107129) HM
7Indiana (DeKalb County), Garrett — Memorial To Jacob And Sarah Ober Brechbill
Who settled here in Keyser Township, DeKalb County, state of Indiana in the year 1864 with purchase of three hundred seventy acres of virgin land and from which in 1882 they donated the tract on which the nearby Christian Union Church is . . . Map (db m159852) HM
8Indiana (DeKalb County), Saint Joe — G.A.R. Civil War Memorial[Riverside Cemetery]
. . . Map (db m163068) WM
9Indiana (DeKalb County), Saint Joe — Veterans Memorial[Riverside Cemetery]
In memory of those who servedMap (db m163067) WM
10Indiana (DeKalb County), Spencerville — First Settlement in DeKalb County Indiana 1828
First Settlement in DeKalb County Indiana 1828Map (db m139919) HM
11Indiana (DeKalb County), Spencerville — 17.1996.1 — Spencerville Covered Bridge
Built 1873, by John A. McKay, spanning Saint Joseph River; a Smith Truss, Variant Four, by Smith Bridge Company, Toledo, Ohio; has remained in use with regular maintenance, repairs, and extensive 1981 restoration. Listed in National Register of . . . Map (db m52971) HM
May. 9, 2021