These are the frecoes on the upstairs walkway between the restrooms as you stand in the Lobby looking up. They are stunning. I wonder who painted them originally? Does anyone know? Photograph taken by Linda Campbell Harshman on March 4, 2015
Mounds State Park Sunday, June 21st is the Summer Solstice. We are celebrating differently this year. 2:30-4 pm-Atl Atl throwing. Head on over to the Nature Center lawn anytime between 2:30 and 4:00 pm to try your hand at throwing an Atl Atl and to learn about the Adena Hopewell who used them. 8:30 pm- Summer Solstice Sunset Watch. Meet at the Nature Center to take a leisurely stroll to the Great Mounds to learn about the Adena-Hopewell who built the mounds and watch the first sunset of…
This photo was taken during World War I at the Big Four Depot, 14th and Dillon Streets in Anderson Indiana. This group of women were Red Cross workers who would meet the 'Troop Trains" and distribute baked goods and apples.
The Fort Ouiatenon Blockhouse is a replica of the original early French trading post known as the Fort Ouiatenon (1717-1791). In 1968 archaeological excavations and document research began under the auspices of the Tippecanoe County Historical Association to recapture and preserve the almost forgotten French Heritage of Ouiatenon. The archaeological excavation uncovered the actual site of the original stockade approximately one mile downriver from the blockhouse.