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Spencer County, Indiana Courthouse and Library, Rockport, Indiana

Description: Rockport became the seat of Spencer County in 1818. The current courthouse was built in 1921 and is the county’s fifth. In October 1844, Abraham Lincoln delivered a speech in the third courthouse on behalf of Henry Clay, the Whig presidential candidate.
Origin: ca. 1930
Publisher: Digital Image 2009 Indiana Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Source: http://images.indianahistory.org/cdm/ref/collection/P0391/id/1032
Collection: Postcards of Indiana the Jay Small Collection
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Geography: Indiana
Spencer
Rockport
Subjects: Spencer County (Ind.)
Courthouses
Libraries
Government facilities

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