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A Brief History of the Wabash River in the Life of Terre Haute

Join Dan Clark, Associate Professor of History at Indiana State University, for an overview of the history of the Wabash River.

December 15
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm EST
West Branch Vigo County Public Libray
125 N Church St.
West Terre Haute, IN 47885
Free

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Join Dan Clark, Associate Professor of History at Indiana State University, for an overview of the history of the Wabash River—starting with its time as a hub of commercial activity to its decline as other forms of transportation dominated American trade and the current movement to revitalize it as a source of recreation and community pride.

This program is part of the Water/Ways Speaker Series at West Branch Library. Find a full guide to speakers at bit.ly/wth_waterways.

Learn more about Water/Ways at museumonmainstreet.org/content/waterways and the exhibit in Vigo County at wabashriverscape.org/waterways.