Vigo County, Indiana, War of 1812 Bicentennial Committee
The Vigo County, Indiana, War of 1812 Bicentennial Committee was formed in 2010 to manage, publicize, and record the presentation of local informative public events in observance of the conflict’s 200th anniversary. These programs were intended to expand awareness and understanding of the War of 1812 as it occurred in the Indiana Territory; to explore of the war’s underlying issues and outcomes, and to learn about the people residing in the Wabash Valley in the early Nineteenth Century.
The Comittee, having fulfilled it's charge, is now disbanded. Committee Members were:
Cinda May, Chair
Committee Members were:
Jon Robeson, Executive Director
Girl Scouts of Central Indiana
Rita Spittler, Membership Extension Director
Indiana State University
Edith Campbell, Reference/Instruction Librarian
Susan Frey, Chair of Circulation; History Librarian
Cinda May, Chair of Special Collections
David Nichols, Associate Professor of History
Paul-Rene Tamburro, Chair, Department of Social Work
Native American Museum, Terre Haute
Jane Creedon, Museum Curator
Sullivan County American Indian Council
Vigo County Historical Society
Jan Buffington, Program Committee Chair
Marylee Hagan, Executive Director
Vigo County Public Library
Chris Schellenberg, Community Services
The Vigo County War of 1812 Website is an online resource created in 2010 to support the work of the Vigo County, Indiana, War of 1812 Bicentennial Committee. The Committee, having fulfilled its charge, is now disbanded. This guide is no longer updated.
FEATURED HISTORICAL SITE!
SULLIVAN COUNTY, INDIANA
INDIAN MOUNDS MATHESON SU61 & COLEMAN SU62
Waapaahsiki Siipiiwi Mound Historical Park
9098 West County Road 825 North Fairbanks Twp., Indiana 47849
About this Guide
What this website does…
Homepage: Who we are and what we’re about
Event Links: Events commemorating the War of 1812
Research Links: For adults doing serious research
K-12 Links: For kids and their teachers
Other 1812 Groups: Links to great groups
Our Past Events:Info on events we've sponsored
Indiana Local History: A separate guide for students at Indiana State University
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This guide is no longer updated. Please send comments to the webmaster Susan M. Frey at email@example.com.
Our logo was designed by local area artist, Levi McGranahan. Visit his site at http://www.levimcg.com/