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1956 Green Book
African American Landmarks, Endangered Places, Indiana Automotive Landmarks

Victor Hugo Green, Harlem postal worker turned travel agent, published the Negro Motorist Green Book from 1936-1967. The guide recommended businesses and attractions around the country, including sites in Indiana, that would be friendly to African American travelers.

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Endangered Places, News

Indiana Landmarks seeks a solution for the declining Masonic temple built in 1926, now under threat of demolition.

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Koerner Block, Birdseye
Endangered Places, News

A coalition of Birdseye and Dubois County residents have joined with Indiana Landmarks to try to raise $35,000 to stabilize the partially collapsed Koerner Block.

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Montgomery House for sale, Paoli
Endangered Places, News

We hope to save a threatened landmark home in Paoli by marketing it to a preservation-minded buyer.

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Medora Brick Company, IN
Endangered Places, News

Volunteer cleanup marks the start of renewed efforts to preserve and find a new use for the Medora Brick Company in Jackson County.

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Mount Pleasant Beech Church
African American Landmarks, Endangered Places, News

A spot on Indiana’s 10 Most Endangered list may seem like ignoble distinction, but for Mount Pleasant Beech Church it has been the catalyst for financial support critical to saving the imperiled landmark.

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Speakman House, Rising Sun, IN
Endangered Places, News

In late April 2016, Indiana Landmarks announced its 10 Most Endangered, an annual list of Hoosier landmarks in jeopardy.

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