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The Calumet region; Indiana's last frontier.

Author: Powell A Moore
Publisher: [Indianapolis] Indiana Historical Bureau, 1959.
Series: Indiana historical collections, v. 39.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Powell A Moore
OCLC Number: 478938
Description: xiii, 654 pages illustrations, portraits, maps 24 cm.
Contents: The Calumet Story --
French, English, and Indians [Fur trade] --
The Log Cabin Era --
The Impact of the Railroads --
Early Industrial Development --
Hammond, Dressed Beef, and Germans --
Whiting and Standard Oil --
East Chicago, the Twin City --
Gary, the Pioneer Period --
Gary, Expansion and Maturity --
Population --
The Newspaper Press --
Education --
Labor and Labor Troubles --
Politics, Prohibition, and Depression --
Tales of the Indiana Dunes.
Series Title: Indiana historical collections, v. 39.

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