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Indiana History

    Interesting Facts About the State of Indiana

    Learn some of the most interesting facts about our state.

    The Symbols of Indiana

    What is our state tree? Click the button to find out.

    The 92 Counties of Indiana

    All 92 counties and their namesakes.

    Early History of Indiana to 1779

    What was Indiana like before it became a state?

    The Road to Statehood

    The beginning of our state.

    Indiana the 19th State

    Admitted to the U.S. 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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