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Articles in: Historic Preservation

Elisa Gross
- 9 weeks 3 days ago
With the dropping temperatures and changing leaves over the next few months, something wicked this way comes — the second annual Haunted...
Trista Lutgring
- 10 weeks 1 day ago
North of Downtown Evansville, in what was once known as the area of Lamasco, Locust Hill Cemetery sits high along rolling hills next to Kratzville...
Paige Effinger
- 10 weeks 1 day ago
A common assumption about the Tri-State is most of our ancestors were of German and Irish descent. But before the Germans and the Irish settled here...
Stan Schmitt
- 10 weeks 2 days ago
In October 1928, Evansville was preparing to take to the air. The city already had agreed to purchase more than 200 acres around the Heerdink farm...
Paige Effinger
- 15 weeks 19 hours ago
Walking in through the front doors of Fourth Street Accounting Solutions, you would not guess the office was home to an accounting firm. With natural...
Evansville Living Staff
- 17 weeks 1 day ago
From glaciation to a changing river bend, the topography, physiology, and geology in southwestern Indiana is rich to say the least. At surface level...
Elisa Gross
- 18 weeks 22 hours ago
Abraham Lincoln may only have lived in Indiana for 14 years of his adolescence, but the former U.S. president’s impact on the state has been...
Paige Effinger
- 18 weeks 22 hours ago
 Many roads wind through the more than 260 square miles of Vanderburgh County, but these well-traveled paths have seen changes through the...
Trista Lutgring
- 18 weeks 22 hours ago
 There’s a quiet beauty one can find in Evansville’s city cemeteries. Located just off Highway 41 North, Oak Hill Cemetery and...
Paige Effinger
- 18 weeks 23 hours ago
 Evansville answered Uncle Sam’s call during World War II and soon became a hub for the home front efforts. During this time, multiple...
Stan Schmitt
- 27 weeks 1 day ago
Usually referred to as the General Cigar Building, the four-story brick building at the corner of Second and Court streets serves as the home of...
Trista Lutgring & Elisa Gross
- 33 weeks 1 day ago
Religious buildings — among the most historic, architecturally distinguished, lavishly ornamented structures in a community — belong not...
Stan Schmitt
- 33 weeks 3 days ago
Few people on the elevated section of the Lloyd Expressway west of Pigeon Creek realize they are crossing a former lake. Fewer still know of the...
Elisa Gross
- 34 weeks 2 days ago
Jake and Janell Bessler believe it was fate that brought them to their Lincolnshire home. After moving into the house in July 2014, the couple found...
Trista Lutgring
- 38 weeks 1 day ago
 On an unusually warm day in late January, stepping into the Alhambra Theatre located in Haynie’s Corner Arts District is akin to stepping...
Trista Lutgring and Elisa Gross
- 38 weeks 3 days ago
Every city has its hidden spots — artifacts, historic landmarks, little-known events, and secret food items that make up the fabric of a...
Emily Miles
- 43 weeks 2 days ago
On the night of April 4, 1968, Robert F. Kennedy arrived in Indianapolis for a scheduled presidential primary campaign rally. But as he reached the...
Stan Schmitt
- 43 weeks 2 days ago
January 7, 2018, marked the 200th anniversary of the formation of Vanderburgh County. The creation of the county was the result of Warrick County...
Emily Miles
- 43 weeks 2 days ago
Three motorized dollies straddled the centerline of Newburgh’s Water Street one cloudy December morning. On top of the dolly rig was a series...
trista lutgring and elisa grosS
- 1 year 8 weeks ago
"Based on a true story” is quite the clichéd movie phrase these days, used to pique interest in the latest picture on the big...