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Listeners to Indiana Places and History will learn the fascinating history of many of the many of the places and events in Indiana. Archive episodes may be found at this link:Mossy Feet Books.

Listeners to Indiana Places and History will learn the fascinating history of many of the many of the places and events in Indiana. Archive episodes may be found at this link:Mossy Feet Books.

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Listeners to Indiana Places and History will learn the fascinating history of many of the many of the places and events in Indiana. Archive episodes may be found at this link:Mossy Feet Books.

Language:

English


Episodes

Lincoln Presents Captured Confederate Flag to Indiana Governor Morton

4/27/2022
Lincoln Presents Captured Confederate Flag to Indiana Governor Morton In this episode you will hear about President Abraham Lincoln's awarding a Confederate battle flag to Indiana Governor Oliver P. Morton. From the Book: Indiana's Role in Civil War

Duration:00:07:13

Private Barton's Cigar Find Changes Course of Major Civil War Battles

4/20/2022
Private Barton's Cigar Find Changes Course of Major Civil War Battles This episode relates the story of Private Barton W. Mitchell whose lucky find of a pack of cigars that likely changed the course of the Civil War. An historical marker in Hartsville, Indiana honors Private Barton and his lucky find. From the Book: Indiana's Role in Civil War

Duration:00:03:22

The Battle of Corydon

4/13/2022
The Battle of Corydon This episode relates the events leading up to, and including, the only Civil War Battle fought in Indiana, the Battle of Corydon. From the Book: Indiana's Role in Civil War

Duration:00:09:31

Battle of Philippi - First Battle of the Civil War

4/6/2022
This episode recounts the first battle of the Civil War, the Battle of Philippi, in which six Indiana regiments fought. Indiana's Role in Civil War

Duration:00:04:24

Indiana State Park Travel Guide Series

3/30/2022
Indiana State Park Travel Guide Series The author has written the books in this series to provide prospective visitors to the Indiana State Parks with a complete visitors guide to the area and to present histories of the individual parks, their geology as well as their unique features. the books also include nearby parks, museums, nature preserves and other attractions as well. At present there are six books in the series which are published in order of the dates of when the parks were...

Duration:00:05:41

Nature Preserves Near Pokagon State Park

3/23/2022
Nature Preserves Near Pokagon State Park This weeks episode discusses several of the wildlife refuges visitors to Pokagon State Park can visit while in the area, the first of which is the Wild Winds Buffalo Preserve. From the Book Pokagon Indiana State Park

Duration:00:07:10

Trine State Recreation Area History

3/16/2022
This episode tells the story of Trine State Recreation Area, which is part of Pokagon State Park. From the Book: Pokagon Indiana State Park

Duration:00:04:31

History of Pokagon Staten Park Part 2

3/9/2022
Last weeks' episode related the history of the original inhabitants of the Pokagon State Park area, the Pokagon tribe. This week's episode discusses the geology of the park and its establishment in 1925. From the Book: Pokagon Indiana State Park

Duration:00:08:48

History of Pokagon State Park - Part 1 - The Potawatomi Tribe and the Trail of Death

3/2/2022
This episode discusses the author's newest book release, Pokagon Indiana State Park. In this episode you will hear the History of Pokagon State Park - Part 1 - The Potawatomi Tribe and the Trail of Death From the Book: Pokagon Indiana State Park

Duration:00:15:55

Early Days of Basketball in Indiana

2/23/2022
In this episode listeners will hear about the early days of the sport of basketball in Indiana. From the Book A Short History of Basketball - Indiana Edition

Duration:00:07:04

1910's - Rise of the Barnstormer Teams

2/16/2022
In this episode the author discusses the rise of the barnstormer basketball teams in the early 20th Century. From the Book: A Short History of Basketball - Indiana Edition

Duration:00:06:27

Senda Berenson Abbott - "Mother of Women's Basketball"

2/9/2022
Last week listeners learned about the father of basketball, James Naismith. This week's episode relates the story of the Mother of Women's Basketball, Senda Berenson. From the Book: A Short History of Basketball - Indiana Edition

Duration:00:08:51

The Invention of Basketball

2/2/2022
In this episode listeners will learn about the inventor of basketball, Jamess Naismith From the Book A Short History of Basketball - Indiana Edition

Duration:00:12:06

Constitutional Convention Adopts the Constitution

1/27/2022
Weaknesses in the Articles of Confederation led the leaders of the Confederation to call for a convention to revise them and correct the deficiencies. The delegates labored all summer, creating the Constitution of the United State, a document that governs government, not people.

Duration:00:17:26

The Indiana History Series

1/26/2022

Duration:00:13:01

The 1851 Indiana Constitution Amendment

1/20/2022
This episode relates the successful attempt to write a new constitution for Indiana

Duration:00:04:23

Attempts to Revise the Constitution

1/12/2022
Attempts to Revise the Constitution This episode relates early efforts to revise or replace Indiana's Constitution From the Book: The Story of the Indiana Constitution

Duration:00:13:06

The First Indiana Constitution

1/5/2022
Listeners to this episode will hear the story of Indiana's first constitution, drafted in Corydon in June 1816. From the Book: The Story of the Indiana Constitution

Duration:00:05:30

Indiana County Short History Series

12/30/2021
The Indiana County Short History Series includes books that relate short histories of Indiana’s 92 counties. Each book includes a short history of the county form of government, a thumbnail history of the United States, a thumbnail history of Indiana and a time line of events in the county's history. Indiana County Short History Series

Duration:00:02:57

Fulton Burying Ground

12/23/2021
This episode notes the location of Rising Sun’s first settlers, the Fulton Family in 1798, which is included in my newest book release, A History of Ohio County, Indiana. From the Book: A History of Ohio County, Indiana

Duration:00:03:09