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1919
Eighteenth Amendment to the Constitution prohibits manufacture and sale of alcoholic beverages; it is repealed by 21st Amendment in 1933.
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INDIANA - Rush County

Arnold, Dr. John, Farm (added 1989 - - #89001409)
Also known as Arnold's Home
W of Glenwood , Rushville
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith,William E., Smith,Tom
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Other
Historic Person: Arnold,Dr. John
Significant Year: 1853, 1820
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Center Township Grade and High School (added 2004 - - #04000211)
Also known as Mays Elementary School
929 E. South St. , Mays
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Werking, Charles E. & Paul R.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

Durbin Hotel (added 1982 - - #82000072)
137 W. 2nd St. , Rushville
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Wilkie,Wendell C.
Significant Year: 1885, 1940, 1855
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Ferree Covered Bridge (added 1990 - - #83000093)
Base Rd. , Rushville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kennedy,Archibald,M. & Emmett L
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Forsythe Covered Bridge (added 1983 - - #83000094)
SR 650 , Rushville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kennedy,Emmett L.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Gowdy, John K., House (added 1993 - - #93001414)
Also known as Rush County Historical Society;139-356-37061
619 N. Perkins St. , Rushville
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Gowdy, John K.
Significant Year: 1888
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Hall-Crull Octagonal House (added 1984 - - #84001575)
Also known as Walter Crull Farm
N of Rushville , Rushville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Octagon Mode
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Harcourt, James F., House (added 1989 - - #89001412)
Also known as 139-380-50032
Co. Rd. 500 W. at 750 S. , Moscow
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Washburn,Park
Architectural Style: Other, Second Empire, Italianate
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Storage

Kennedy, Archibald M., House (added 1983 - - #83000095)
SR 200 , Rushville
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kennedy,Archibald M.
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Kennedy,Archibald M.
Significant Year: 1864
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Manche, Maurice W., Farmstead (added 1989 - - #89001411)
Also known as 139-100-10023
Co. Rd. 900 W. , Carthage
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Other
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling

Melodeon Hall (added 1973 - - #73000041)
210 N. Morgan St. , Rushville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, Civic, Meeting Hall, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Social, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Civic, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Theater

Moscow Covered Bridge (added 1983 - - #83000096)
SR 875 and SR 625 , Rushville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kennedy,Emmett L.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Norris Ford Covered Bridge (added 1983 - - #83000097)
SR 150 , Rushville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: les R., Kennedy,Emmett,L., Karl, & Char
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Offutt Covered Bridge (added 1983 - - #83000098)
SR 550 , Rushville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kennedy,Emmett L., & Charles F.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Reeves, Jabez, Farmstead (added 1989 - - #89000776)
Also known as Reeves-Hodson House; 139-391-05023
Co. Rd. 900 N. , Rushville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility, Storage

Rush County Bridge No. 188 (added 2000 - - #00001542)
Also known as 139-555-56002
Cty. Rd. 150 W over Little Flatrock River , Milroy
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: New Castle Bridge Company
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Rush County Courthouse (added 1975 - - #75000048)
Courthouse Sq. , Rushville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Other
Area of Significance: Art, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Rushville Commercial Historic District (added 1993 - - #93001416)
Also known as 139-36001-090;See Also:Durbin Hotel;Meleodeon Hall;Rush Coun
Roughly bounded by Fourth, N. Morgan, First and N. Perkins Sts. , Rushville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Commerce, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Health Care, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Health Care, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social, Vacant/Not In Use

Smith Covered Bridge (added 1983 - - #83000099)
SR 300 , Rushville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: t L.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Cultural Affiliation: Kennedy,Archibald,M. & Emme
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

St. Paul Methodist Episcopal Church (added 1997 - - #97001536)
Also known as St. Paul United Methodist Church
426 N. Morgan St. , Rushville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McDaniel, David W.
Architectural Style: Gothic, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Walnut Ridge Friends Meetinghouse (added 1984 - - #84001616)
W of Carthage , Carthage
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Washington, Booker T., School (added 1990 - - #90000809)
Also known as 139-555-41118
525 E. Seventh St. , Rushville
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education, Black
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, School
Current Function: Education, Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, School

Willkie, Wendell Lewis, House (added 1993 - - #93001415)
Also known as Cullen-Mauzy-Willkie House;139-555-39003
601 N. Harrison St. , Rushville
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Italianate
Historic Person: Wilkie, Wendell Lewis
Significant Year: 1940, 1874
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Wood, John, Farmstead (added 2000 - - #00000201)
5255 W Cty Rd. 900 S , Milroy
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling, Storage




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