New PDF release: Albion and Noble County (Images of America)

By Mark R Hunter,Emily Hunter

Named after Indiana�s first US senator, Noble County used to be shaped in 1836, simply 8 years after the 1st recorded white settlers arrived and twenty years after Indiana�s formation. Settlements grew with transportation: a path from fortress Wayne turned the now-historic Lincoln street; the Sylvan Lake dam, outfitted to provide a proposed canal, attracted writer Gene Stratton Porter; and railroads arrived. at any time when the inhabitants grew and shifted till the voters voted to put the county seat in �The Center,� the geographic middle of Noble County. quickly, Albion occupied the gap, making it the smallest township in the USA. With 117 lakes, the Elkhart River, a kingdom park, and diverse historical websites, Noble County grew to become a vacation spot for travelers, whereas Albion�s old downtown region, founded on a century-old courthouse in a city carved from desert, stands within the middle of it all.

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