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Listeners to Indiana Places and History will learn the fascinating history of Indiana as it unfolds from prehistory to modern times. Archive episodes may be found at this link:https://mossyfeetbooks.com/podcast-indiana-timeless-tales/

Listeners to Indiana Places and History will learn the fascinating history of Indiana as it unfolds from prehistory to modern times. Archive episodes may be found at this link:https://mossyfeetbooks.com/podcast-indiana-timeless-tales/

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Listeners to Indiana Places and History will learn the fascinating history of Indiana as it unfolds from prehistory to modern times. Archive episodes may be found at this link:https://mossyfeetbooks.com/podcast-indiana-timeless-tales/

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English


Episodes

"Indiana Grant" Bestowed in Virginia - Origin of the Name “Indiana”

9/20/2021
"Indiana Grant" Bestowed in Virginia - Origin of the Name “Indiana” In this episode we learn about the first recorded time the name "Indiana," surfaces in history. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:02:16

End of Pontiac's War

9/13/2021
Episode 17 Indiana's Timeless Tales End of Pontiac's War This episode relates how Deputy Supervisor of Native Affairs George Crogan, captured by Kickapoo and Mascouten warriors, met at Fort Ouiatenon with Pontiac and convinced him to agree to begin negotiations to end the war. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:02:53

Pontiac's War

9/6/2021
Pontiac's War Ottawa Chief Pontiac launched a war after the British took control of what had been New France in 1763 in an attempt to drive the British out of North America. This episode covers the beginning of that war. https://mossyfeetbooks.com/podcast-indiana-timeless-tales/ The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 https://mossyfeetbooks.com/2021/09/01/indianas-timeless-tales-pre-history-to-1781/ The book is part of the series: Indiana...

Duration:00:04:55

Treaty of Paris Ends French and Indian War

8/30/2021
Treaty of Paris Ends French and Indian War The Treaty of Paris ended the French and Indian War, leaving Great Britain in contol of the land that would eventually become Indiana. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:02:04

Episode 15 - Christopher Gist explores Upper Ohio River for Ohio Company

8/23/2021
Christopher Gist explores Upper Ohio River for Ohio Company This episode relates the Ohio Company's initial exploration of the Ohio Country by hiring Christopher Gist to mount an expedition into the region. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 https://mossyfeetbooks.com/2021/06/21/indiana-history-time-line/ The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line https://mossyfeetbooks.com/category/indiana-history-time-line/

Duration:00:02:18

King George II of England Grants Charter to the Ohio Company

8/16/2021
King George II set the stage for the French and Indian War when he granted a charter to the men that wanted to set up the Ohio Company. The company's goal was to explore and establish trade in the Ohio River Valley, a region then claimed by France. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:03:01

Indiana's Oldest Active Catholic Parish - Vincennes Old Cathedral

8/9/2021
Indiana's Oldest Active Catholic Parish - Vincennes Old Cathedral Visitor's to Vincennes, Indiana can vistit the Old Cathedral and Museum, which is the oldest active Catholic Church in Indiana. The first church record was wedding that took place on April 21, 1749. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:03:59

The Pioneer Lifestyle Part 3

8/2/2021
Indiana's Timeless Tales The Pioneer Lifestyle Part 3 Episode 12 3rd of 3 parts in this episode of Indiana's Timeless Tales, listeners will get another taste of the pioneer lifestyle. Part 3 covers the pioneer garden, livestock, milling the grains and winter on the farm. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:04:47

Indiana's Timeless Tales - Episode 11 - The Pioneer Lifestyle Part 2

7/19/2021
New Podcast Indiana's Timeless Tales The Pioneer Lifestyle Part 2 Episode 11 in this episode of Indiana's Timeless Tales, listeners will get a taste of the pioneer lifesyle. Part 2 relates how the pioneers planted and harvested their crops as well as butchering animals for food. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:06:17

The Pioneer Lifestyle Part 1

7/12/2021
New Podcast The Pioneer Lifestyle Part 1 Episode 10 in this episode of Indiana's Timeless Tales, listeners will get a taste of the pioneer lifesyle. This is part 1 of two episodes that will deal with how the pioneers lived The story is excerpted from the book: http://mossyfeetbooks.net/index.php/indiana-places-and-history-podcast/ The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:10:03

French Establish Fort Miamis - 1715

7/5/2021
French Establish Fort Miamis - 1715 Episode 9 in this episode of Indiana's Timeless Tales the French establish a trading post and fort they called Fort Miamis in 1715 at the site of current day Fort Wayne, Indiana. The story is excerpted from the book: http://mossyfeetbooks.net/index.php/indiana-places-and-history-podcast/ The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:02:28

French Establish Vincennes on the Wabash River - 1732

6/28/2021
French Establish Vincennes on the Wabash River - 1732 Episode 8 in this episode of Indiana's Timeless Tales listeners will learn about the establishment of Indiana's oldest city, Vincennes. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:01:39

Native Tribes of Indiana - The Delaware Tribe in Indiana

6/7/2021
Native Tribes of Indiana - The Delaware Tribe in Indiana In this episode the author relates a bit about the Delaware, or Lenape, tribe in Indiana. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:04:03

Native Tribes of Indiana - The Kickapoos in Indiana

6/1/2021
Native Tribes of Indiana - The Kickapoos in Indiana In this episode the author relates a bit about the Kickapoos in Indiana The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:01:48

Native Tribes of Indiana - The Potawatomi Tribe in Indiana

5/24/2021
Native Tribes of Indiana - The Potawatomi Tribe in Indiana In this episode the author relates a bit about the Potawatomi tribe that occupied the region now located in northern Indiana area. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:05:34

Native Tribes of Indiana - The Miami Tribe in Indiana

5/10/2021
Native Tribes of Indiana - The Miami Tribe in Indiana Inhabiting the area around Fort Wayne, the Miami Tribe was another of the major tribes that lived in Indiana at the time of white settlement. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:05:47

Native Tribes of Indiana - Shawnees in Indiana

5/3/2021
Native Tribes of Indiana - Shawnees in Indiana The Shawnee were one of the major tribes to inhabit the region that would become Indiana when European explorers began penetrating the area. This podcast discusses Shawnee life and culture. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line

Duration:00:05:13

A Squirrel's Travel Paradise - The Great Forests of Indiana

4/26/2021
At the time of settlement, vast hardwood forests covered most of Indiana. More than eighty-five species of trees live in the state. Trees like white oak, sugar maple, white ash, American beech, sycamore, red oak, yellow poplar and black cherry grew to a huge size. Many have said that a squirrel could have traveled from Ohio to the Illinois prairies without ever touching the ground. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the...

Duration:00:05:26

Glaciers Batter Indiana into Shape

4/19/2021
Glaciers Batter Indiana into Shape Glaciers, and the resulting ice water melt off, carved Indiana's terrain. Episode 1 of the book Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 reveals this process to listeners. The story is excerpted from the book: Indiana’s Timeless Tales - Pre-History to 1781 The book is part of the series: Indiana History Time Line http://mossyfeetbooks.net/index.php/category/indiana-history-time-line/

Duration:00:07:55

T. C. Steele State Historic Site

4/12/2021
Theodore Clement Steele, or T. C. Steele, was an Indiana artist through and through. He was the eldest child of saddle maker Samuel Hamilton and his wife Harriett Newell Evans Steele. The family resided in Gosport, Indiana until moving to Waveland in 1852. His art training began there, in Waveland Collegiate Institute. Following that the studied art at Asbury College in Wabash, Indiana, then at Chicago and Cincinnati. He returned to central Indiana to paint commission portraits. The Indiana...

Duration:00:06:08