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LAKE COUNTY INDIANA HISTORY



Transcribed Lake County History Books




"Lake County, Indiana, 1884 : an account of the semi-centennial celebration of Lake County, September 3 and 4, with historical papers and other interesting records prepared for this volume"

I. INTRODUCTION
II.
THE CELEBRATION.
III. HISTORICAL PAPERS:

1. The Pioneer Settlers, their Homes and Habits, their Descendants and Influence.
2.
West Creek Reminiscences.
3.
East Cedar Lake
4.
Lake Prairie
5.
Reminiscences of Eagle Creek.
6.
Our Northern Borders
7.
Crown Point, 1834 to 1884
8.
The Fauna of Lake County
9.
The Flora of Lake County
10.
South East Grove
11.
The Calumet, its Indian and Trapper History
12.
The Kankakee River, its Peculiarities, its Marsh Land and Islands
13.
Our Railroads
14.
Our Exports
15.
The Catholic History of Lake County
16.
The Lutheran History
17.
The Methodist History
18.
The German Methodists
19.
The German Evangelicals
20.
The United Brethren
21.
The Presbyterian History
22.
The Baptist History
23.
The "Christian" History
24.
The Hollanders.
25.
The Band History
26.
The Believers
27.
The Unitarian History
28.
Our Public Schools
28.
Our Sunday Schools
80.
Our Public Men
31.
Man at the Red Cedar Lake
32.
Cedar Lake as a Pleasure Resort
33.
Our Three Court Houses
34.
The Last Twelve Years of Growth

V. CONCLUSION.
HISTORICAL SECRETARY
For pages and any article omitted here see Index.

Encyclopedia of Genealogy and Biography of Lake County, Indiana
from 1834-1904

Chapter 1:
Outline History of the County
: 1834-1850

Chapter 2:
The Railroad Period - (1851 to 1904)

Index to the Biographies in the Book

Excerpts from "The First Hundred Years of Lake County, As Lived and Acted by Bartlett Woods and Family and by Sam B. Woods and Family", 1938:
Local History | Ridge Road History | Tolleston Gun Club

Excerpts from "Counties of Porter and Lake Indiana", by Weston A. Goodspeed and Charles Blanchard, 1882

HISTORY OF CEDAR CREEK TOWNSHIP


Miscellaneous History Topics

1906 Souvenir Album of Lake County
(NEW!)

Squatters of Lake County (1834-1839 time period)

Sketches of Early Settlers of Lake County

Old Settlers Association - List from 1879