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"The Rest of the Story, Chapter 5"


In conjunction with Indiana’s Bicentennial, the La Porte County Historical Society continues to display information about 45 La Porte County Residents in an approved exhibit of Prominent People of La Porte County.  On Saturday, 03 December 2016 at 1:00 p.m. in the meeting room of the La Porte County Historical Society Museum, Fern Eddy Schultz, La Porte County (IN) Historian, will present The Rest of The Story:  Chapter V.  This is a continuation of information about La Porte County residents not included in the exhibit who have made significant contributions in various fields of endeavors in the county and statewide as well as some nationwide and worldwide.  Many have not received adequate recognition for their efforts.  Among those discussed will be Dr. Robert Braidwood and his wife Linda, Martha Vickers and Isaac Newton Holmes and his son, Morris Grant Holmes and others.  There is no extra fee for the program; however, regular museum admission will be charged.