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1844
Samuel F. B. Morse send first telegraph message from Washington, D. C., to Baltimore, Maryland.
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INDIANA - Henry County

Chrysler Enclosure *** (added 1999 - Site - #99001156)
Also known as Thurston Mound
Address Restricted, New Castle
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Native American, Prehistoric, Religion
Cultural Affiliation: Hopewell, Adena
Period of Significance: 499-0 AD
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Ceremonial Site, Graves/Burials, Mortuary, Religious Structure
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Grose, Gen. William, House (added 1983 - Building - #83000034)
Also known as Henry County Historical Society Museum Complex
614 S. 14th St., New Castle
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Military, Law, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Guyer Opera House (added 1979 - Building - #79000018)
Also known as Lewisville Public Hall
U.S. 40, Lewisville
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Performing Arts, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Work In Progress

Hedrick, John W., House (added 1984 - Building - #84000491)
506 High St., Middletown
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Miller,L. O.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Hedrick,John W.
Significant Year: 1899
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Henry County Courthouse (added 1981 - Building - #81000013)
Courthouse Sq., New Castle
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hodgson,Isaac
Architectural Style: Italianate, Second Empire, Other
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Hinshaw, Elias, House (added 1984 - Building - #84001045)
Also known as The Tower
16 W. Main St., Knightstown
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Professional

Knightstown Academy ** (added 1976 - Building - #76000022)
Also known as Knightstown Upper Elementary School
Cary St., Knightstown
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Historic Person: Morrison,John Irwin;et al.
Significant Year: 1887, 1931, 1876
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Library
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

Knightstown Historic District ** (added 1986 - District - #86001104)
Also known as See Also:Knightstown Academy;Hinshaw, Elias, House
Roughly bounded by Morgan, Adams, Third, and McCullum Sts., Knightstown
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Byfield,Charles H.
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival, Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education, Politics/Government, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1925-1949
Owner: Private , Local Gov't
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

New Castle Archeological Site *** (added 1976 - Site - #76000023)
Also known as Hn-1 (IAS-
Address Restricted, New Castle
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Middle Woodland, New Castle Phase
Period of Significance: 499-0 AD
Owner: State
Historic Function: Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Ceremonial Site, Graves/Burials
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

New Castle Commercial Historic District (added 1991 - District - #91001868)
Also known as See Also:Henry County Courthouse
Roughly bounded by Fleming and 11 Sts., Central Ave. and the Norfolk & Western RR tracks, New Castle
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hodgson,Isaac
Architectural Style: Italianate, Classical Revival, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Politics/Government, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Private , Local Gov't
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Financial Institution, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Government Office, Professional

Whitelock, Henry F., House and Farm (added 1983 - Building - #83003565)
Also known as Hodson House
IN 38, Shirley
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

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