Indiana History

Interesting Facts About the State of Indiana

Learn some of the most important items about our state.

The Symbols of the State of Indiana

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

The 92 Counties of Indiana

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

Early History of Indiana to 1779

What was Indiana like before it became a state?

The Road to Statehood

Read about the beginnings of our state.

Indiana Admitted as the 19th State

Admitted to the Union December 11, 1816.

Pioneer Settlement in Indiana

How the state of Indiana was settled and populated.

Foundation of Indiana Education and Religion

Education and religion in Indiana before the Civil War.

The Development of Modern Indiana

The move from a rural Indiana to an industrial Indiana.

The Golden Era of Indiana

The rise of the KKK and industrial modernization.

Indiana, a State of Change

Indiana sees the growth of its cities and population increases.

Indiana and Another World War

Indiana participates in and supplies another world war.

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