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Alfred Paul Visquesney

Alfred Paul Visquesney
birth: 12 May 1828, France
death: 15 Jan 1899, Spencer, Owen Co., IN
burial: Riverside Cemetery, Spencer, Owen Co., IN

marriage: Before 1854… 326 more words

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Resilient - Covered Bridge

Parke County in Indiana has a huge collection of covered bridges and most are well over one hundred years of age. J. P. Van Fossen built this bridge, the Roseville Bridge, in 1910. 88 more words


Raccoon Lake/Cecil M. Harden - May 15, 2016

We decided to take a quick trip to Raccoon Lake and although we come here occasionally, we’ve only hiked a few times.

We hiked trail 5. 112 more words


Monty Jones receives 'Most Popular' award at juried show

River City Art Association member Monty “Indiana” Jones of Terre Haute received the ‘Most Popular’ award in the 2016 Covered Bridge Art Association’s Associate Members’ Show featured throughout July in CBAA Gallery in Rockville, Indiana. 44 more words

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Indiana: Parke County

Parke County (pop. 17,339) is west of Putnam County. It reached its peak population of 23,000 in 1900.

With 31 covered bridges, it is known as “The Covered Bridge Capital of the World.” 187 more words