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By Tammy (Kuhn) Venable

the 1st citizens of Indiana's Marshall County have been believed to were local American mound developers. whilst common Tipton cleared the natives off the land in 1838, German Township used to be based with the 1st cost of Clayton. This photographic historical past of Bremen and the encircling zone is an early account of the lives of the citizens who molded the zone, from the 1st settlers of the nineteenth century, to the groundbreakers of today.

Including pictures from St. Joseph, Marshall, and Elkhart Counties, Bremen and North vital Indiana is a testomony to the spirit of America's early German settlers. Like so much villages and cities in early nineteenth century the USA, Bremen consisted of the wares of lifestyle: companies, faculties, faith, and households. Pictured the following in over 2 hundred classic photographs are these earliest associations, together with the town's biggest business enterprise on the flip of the century, Wright's wooden Bending manufacturing unit, the area's first institution construction of 1835, perspectives of unpaved downtown Bremen and its bustling population, and the origins of the yearly "Fireman's Festival," that's nonetheless celebrated today.

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