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The Miami Indian Cemetery. Chief Meshingomesia and members of his tribe are buried here making this the largest Indian cemetery in Indiana. Native American History, American Indians, Cemetery Headstones, By Any Means Necessary, Miami, Native Americans, Monuments, Marion Indiana, American Cemetery

Miami Indian Cemetery | Grant County Visitors Bureau

The Miami Indian Cemetery is the largest Indian Cemetery in Indiana. Established in the mid-1800s on the Miami Indian reservation, it is the burial site of Chief Meshingomesia and members of his tribe. The land was deeded to the Miami by the United States in the Treaty of 1840. Historic Miami Indian schoolhouse also located at this site.

Frances Slocum Trail, The Pillars Marion Indiana, Indiana Girl, Peru History, Local History, Family Roots, South Bend, Old Pictures, Wonderful Places, American History

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RootsWeb - the Internet's oldest and largest FREE genealogical community. An award winning genealogical resource with searchable databases, free Web space, mailing lists, message boards, and more.

 Bear in a 1955 Oldsmobile Starfire, probably in Baltimore. From the Kermy & Janet collection of Kodachromes. Peru History, Vintage Cars, Antique Cars, Shorpy Historical Photos, Still Photography, Le Moulin, Time Capsule, High Resolution Photos, Dream Garage

Convertible Bear: 1958 high-resolution photo

Vintage photographs available as fine-art prints or digital stock images

From a small collection of reversed printed negatives of a mid-century circus. I think they are weird, and a bit macabre. Wallace brothers I believe. Peru History, Wild West Show, Dark Circus, Fun Fair, Big Top, What A Wonderful World, Macabre, The Magicians, Wonders Of The World

dark circus /peru

From a small collection of reversed printed negatives of a mid-century circus. I think they are weird, and a bit macabre. Wallace brothers I believe.

Circus wagon in Peru, Indiana. www.perucircus.com Photo by daycathy • Instagram Peru History, Little Red Wagon, Circus Circus, Big Top, Day Trips, Illinois, The Fosters, Indiana, Attraction

Cathy Day on Instagram: “Circus wagon”

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Circus Hall of Fame in Peru, IN, winter home to traveling circuses Peru History, Circus City, Lets Run Away, Big Top, Vintage Circus, Winter House, Running Away, Cool Places To Visit, Indiana Bicentennial

The Circus Hall of Fame is located in the original American Circus Corporation buildings in Peru, Indiana.

In Big Charley the Elephant killed his trainer, Henry Hoffman, at the Mississinewa River in Peru, Indiana and was killed in response. The skull is located on the first floor of the Miami County Museum. Indianapolis Attractions, King Arthur Round Table, Peru History, Circus City, Pet Cemetery, Bass Lake, Monkey Island, Crescent City, Best Western

Big Charley the Elephant, Peru, Indiana

All that remains of a circus elephant that got angry are his tusks, and the skull of another bullet-riddled elephant.

The Siding Restaurant in Peru, Indiana: Dine in Train Cars Peru History, Great Places, Places To See, Chicago Travel, Home Again, Close To Home, Train Car, Chicago Restaurants, Foodie Travel

The Siding Restaurant in Peru, Indiana: Dine in Train Cars

If you are ready to make dining an experience--pop inside [...]

Miami County courthouse in Peru, Indiana Peru History, Peru Vacation, Peru Travel, View Image, Tour, Exterior Design, Indiana, Wander, Miami

Flickriver: Searching for photos matching 'Miami County Courthouse, Indiana'

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This barn was built in It is at the circus winter quarters outside of Peru, Indiana. The International Circus Hall of Fame and Museum is here now Peru History, Winter Quarters, Mill Farm, White Barn, Upstate New York, Country Life, The Great Outdoors, Indiana, Museum

This barn was built in 1921-1922. It is at the circus winter quarters outside of Peru, Indiana. The International Circus Hall of Fame and Museum is here now