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Indiana History

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Quickly learn some of the most important things about our state.
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What is our state tree? Click to find out.
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All 92 counties of Indiana and who they were named after.
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What was Indiana like before it became a state?
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Read about the beginnings of our state.
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Admitted to the Union December 11, 1816.
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How the state of Indiana was settled and populated.
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Education and religion before the Civil War in the state of Indiana.
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The move from a rural Indiana to an industrial Indiana.
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The rise of the Indiana Ku Klux Klan and industrial modernization.
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Indiana sees the growth of its cities and growth of state industrialization.
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Indiana participates in and supplies the World War II effort.
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