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From Needmore to Prosperity : Hoosier place names in folklore and history

Author: Ronald L Baker
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the folklore and the history of the names of populated places in Indiana. Arranging over 4,000 entries alphabetically, this work includes the spellings, local pronunciations, and origins of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Local history
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Baker, Ronald L., 1937-
From Needmore to Prosperity.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©1995
(OCoLC)604372211
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald L Baker
ISBN: 0253328667 9780253328663 0253209552 9780253209559
OCLC Number: 31753654
Description: 371 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction Place Names and Cultural Studies Folklore and History Indiana Place-Name Legends WhoOs a Hoosier? County Names in Indiana Settlement Names in Indiana Method of Presentation Acknowledgments Works Cited in the Introduction Pronunciation Guide Alphabetical List of Hoosier Place Names Bibliography
Responsibility: Ronald L. Baker.

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