Waynedale History

Colorful Journalism in Fort Wayne," was presented by Herbert Bredemeir before the Fort Wayne Quest Club, January 22, 1966:

There was an occasion where Mr. Moynihan's (Journal-Gazette) editorial opponent, Mr. Greene (News-Sentinel), had undergone an appendectomy at St. Joseph's Hospital. Greene was hovering between life and death. One might have imagined that there would be an air of sympathy and good will at such a time; but Mr. Moynihan, who lived but a short distance from the hospital, wrote...

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From the Wabash & Erie Canal to the Johnny Appleseed marker, Fort Wayne shines through the decades in glorious black-and-white photography, displayed in a large format.

"I am a writer interested in recovering the past and sharing it with the present in ways that are relevant to the future," explains Bushnell. "It's my hope that people will acquire a better understanding of this city's vibrant past, especially its downtown retail center, and draw upon this book to fashion a dynamic...

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Billie Creek Village will host one of Indiana's largest Civil War reenactments with hundreds of reenactors participating on June 14 & 15 with events continually running throughout each day starting at 9:00 a.m. through battle time.

Billie Creek Village welcomes Civil War Re-Enactors from all over the United States to participate in the 2008 Civil War Days. This year the Battle Of Chancellorsville will be fought throughout the village and farmlands over the two-day event. The public...

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