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Indiana History

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Interesting Facts About the State of Indiana

Learn some of the most important items about our state.

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The Symbols of the State of Indiana

What is our state tree? Read more to find out.

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The 92 Counties of Indiana

All 92 counties of Indiana and who they were named after.

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Early History of Indiana to 1779

What was Indiana like before it became a state?

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The Road to Statehood

Read about the beginnings of our state.

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Indiana Admitted as the 19th State

Admitted to the Union December 11, 1816.

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Pioneer Settlement in Indiana

How the state of Indiana was settled and populated.

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Foundation of Indiana Education and Religion

Education and religion in Indiana before the Civil War.

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The Development of Modern Indiana

The move from a rural Indiana to an industrial Indiana.

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The Golden Era of Indiana

The rise of the KKK and industrial modernization.

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Indiana, a State of Change

Indiana sees the growth of its cities and population increases.

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Indiana and Another World War

Indiana participates in and supplies another world war.

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