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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Attica, Indiana
Attica is in Fountain County
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| In fall 1846, residents of Covington and Attica skirmished at Lock 35 over lack of water to Covington. Heavy rains eventually resolved the problem. Competition among canal towns over water control was often intense. First boat reached Attica 1846 . . . — — Map (db m3284) HM|
Ladies Library Association of Attica, created 1885, deeded its library building to city; city library opened 1902 with a collection of 1,500 books. Funds from Andrew Carnegie made it possible to build a new library here on land originally owned . . . — — Map (db m3317) HM|
Population in 1840 - - 800
First polling place in Davis Township.
Many years Largest Town South of Chicago. — — Map (db m9874) HM|
| . . . — — Map (db m7934) HM|
| Doctor – Educator – Builder – Financier.
Attica, Indiana Doctor, 1839–1845
Founder: Indiana Hospital for Insane.
Chicago Mercy Hospital: City of Evanston, Ill.
Northwestern University - U. of Denver.
Rush . . . — — Map (db m9947) HM|
| . . . — — Map (db m19771) HM|
|This property has been
placed on the
of Historic Places
by The United States
Department of the Interior — — Map (db m7936) HM|
|You are not Forgotten — — Map (db m32623) HM|
|In Memory of Heroes 1861 - 1865
Presented by L. of G. A. R.
Attica Circle, 1911 — — Map (db m20531) WM|
|Historic Landmarks of Fountain County
Award presented to
Dr. Peter and Ann Petrich
for the Restoration and Preservation of This
Italianate Style House built c. 1850 — — Map (db m7969) HM|
has been placed on the
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Built 1845 — — Map (db m9310) HM|
|American Indians frequented this area, rich in natural resources. The ravine provided water from natural springs, marl for lime, and clay for bricks for nineteenth-century residents of Attica, platted 1825. City became owner of ravine 1906 when . . . — — Map (db m3311) HM|
|Built - 1850
Restored 1989 by the
John Cottrell Foundation — — Map (db m7938) HM|
|Founded in 1885,
built in 1889,
and restored in 1998 by
Historic Landmarks of Fountain County. — — Map (db m7933) HM|
| . . . — — Map (db m7988) HM|
John Feuristien - Co. D - 113 Eng.
Robert L. Goans - Battery C - 150 F.A.
Edward Harty - 306 U.S. Inf.
Earle Ireland - 131 U.S. Inf.
Lloyd Ireland - Battery B - 70 F.A.
Frank J. Kight - Battery C - 6 F. A.
Chas. W. . . . — — Map (db m22801) HM|