Parke County
Title:
Parke County
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome PM 1977 Oct-12

Description:
Mitchell Bill Capps and his mule recall pioneer days when the bridge 14-61-13 was young. The Mecca Historical Society has restored an old schoolhouse and helped to provide park at bridge


Cherokees Trading Post
Title:
Cherokees Trading Post
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Located one mile west of Turkey Run State Park. Hand made Indian craft, country hams, home made jellies & apple butter and other misc. items from Parke County. Also camping site and supplies. Tour information for visitors to the Covered Bridge FEstival held the second weekend through the third weekend of Oct. Ora & Mary Good, Bloomingdale, Ind. 47832 Phone 812 - 597-2029



Covered Bridge Festival
Title:
Covered Bridge Festival
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Mitchell Covered Bridge Festival held 2nd weekend thru 3rd weekend of oct. each year with tours of most of the 38 covered bridges. Entertainment and display of Parke Co. products, also fine food and Sunday morning pancake breakfast with maple syrup. Also Maple Syrup tours last weekend in February and first weekend in March


Parke County
Title:
Parke County
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
12 side barn (usually listed as round barn) located 3 miles northwest of Bridgeton on the Herman Garrigus farm



Entrance To Turkey Run State Park
Title:
Entrance To Turkey Run State Park
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Entrance to Turkey Run State Park. Ideal for hiking in virgin forest and along gorges of Sugar Creek. Inn open all year


Former Home Of Joseph Wright
Title:
Former Home Of Joseph Wright
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Former Home of Joseph Wright, governor of Indiana (1849-57). Restored and moved to Billie Creek Village, located one mile east of Rockville, on U.S. 36. Open during Festival and weekends in the summer.



Little Red School House
Title:
Little Red School House
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Little red school house, restored and moved to Billie Creek Village in 1968. Located one mile east of Rockville.


Parke County
Title:
Parke County
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Ladders on trail 3 at Turkey Run State Park. Park open all year



Pig Roast At Aztec Trading Post
Title:
Pig Roast At Aztec Trading Post
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Pig roast at Aztec Trading Post, Montezuma, Ind., during the Covered Bridge Festival. Antiques, food, home made items and Parke County products are for sale. Harold Edwards and Tom Hubbard (at left) tend the roast. For information write to Civic Club. Montezuma. Ind. 47862.


Parke County
Title:
Parke County
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
This maple syrup camp is 4 miles N. of Marshall and is on the north route of the Maple Fair held the last week end of Feb. and the first week end of March. Tourists can see how syrup is made. Food served. Candies and home made souvenirs are for sale. Operated by Mary & Archie Foxworthy, Marshall, Ind., R.1,Tele.597-2051.



Parke County
Title:
Parke County
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Entrance to Turkey Run State Park. Ideal for hiking in virgin forest and along gorges of Sugar Creek. Inn open all year


Parke County
Title:
Parke County
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Beach at Raccoon Lake. Popular recreation area located on road 36. Camp sites and boat ramps provided by State Park Dept



Parke County Maple Fair
Title:
Parke County Maple Fair
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
The Parke County Maple Fair is held the last weekend in Feb. and the first weekend in March. The Covered Bridge Festival is held the second weekend In Oct. through the third weekend. The tourist Information center is located in this old railroad depot


Scenic Parke County
Title:
Scenic Parke County
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Marion Wright and Floyd Archer cook 300 lbs. of beans and ham per day for Covered Bridge Festival, served by Kappa Kappa Kappa Sorority. Mrs. Dallas Collings demonstrates old washer.



Parke County
Title:
Parke County
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Country store, built about 1855 at Annapolis, Ind. And moved to Billie Creek Village in 1968. Village to be part of Parke County Covered Bridge Festival held the second through third week ends in Oct.


Parke County
Title:
Parke County
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Presslor Maple Syrup Camp, located 4 miles north of Rockville on U. S. Route 41. On North four route during the Maple Fair held the last week end in Feb. and the first week end in March.



Scenic Winter Vie Of Seamon Studio
Title:
Scenic Winter Vie Of Seamon Studio
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
Scenic winter view of Seamon Studio, located 2½ miles east of highway 41, on Vigo-Parke County line.


Old St. Joseph's Church
Title:
Old St. Joseph's Church
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
The history of the Catholic Church in Parke County began with the Indian occupation. With the coming of white settlers Mass was said in private homes. The first church in Rockville was on West York St. about 1870. In 1886 this Church was built at Ohio and Virginia Sts. To make way for a new church, it was donated to Billie Creek Village in 1972, with financial assistance of Mr. & Mrs. Anton Hulman. Father Moran, Pastor.



Old St. Joseph's Church
Title:
Old St. Joseph's Church
Parke County Indiana (IN), Chrome unused

Description:
The history of the Catholic Church in Parke County began with the Indian occupation. With the coming of white settlers Mass was said in private homes. The first church in Rockville was on West York St. about 1870. In 1886 this Church was built at Ohio and Virginia Sts. To make way for a new church, it was donated to Billie Creek Village in 1972, with financial assistance of Mr. & Mrs. Anton Hulman. Father Moran, Pastor.




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