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Along the Chicago South Shore & South Bend Rail Line

Starting in 1901 as a three-mile-long trolley line in East Chicago, Indiana, the Chicago South Shore..


City Of South Bend Historic Sites Book

An interim report of the Indiana Historic Sites and Structures Inventory of South Bend. 308 pages..



The story of the first German immigrants to Northern Indiana is the story of the beginnings of South..


Images of Modern America: Southern St. Joseph County

The changing world of the 1960s forced adaptation upon southern St. Joseph County, which was still t..


Penn and Madison Townships

Nestled in the midst of St. Joseph County, the area that is now Penn and Madison Townships was once ..


Railroad Depots of Northern Indiana

Take a historic excursion across a state that is often mistaken as the home of grain and corn produc..


South Bend & Studebaker Watches

A complete history of the former watch maker with many pictures. Discusses the various watch types, ..


South Bend Crossroads to Commerce

Details how South Bend has long been a center of economic activity, from prehistoric times through t..


South Bend In Vintage Postcards

Glimpse the historical beauty of South Bend, Indiana through this vintage postcard book...


South Bend Indiana

The Over 200 vintage images in this book, drawn from St. Joseph County and Mishawaka as well as Sout..


St. Joe County Historic Sites

An Interim report of the Indiana Historic Sites and Structures Inventory of St Joseph County. 149 pa..


The Lincoln Highway Across Indiana

The Lincoln Highway across Indiana explores Indiana’s unique role in Lincoln Highway history and cel..