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  Battle Ground, Indiana - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Battle Ground was consolidated in 1867 with the Town of Harrisonville.
The Town of Battle Ground was named for the Battle of Tippecanoe and the Town of Harrisonville was named after William Henry Harrison, commander of the American forces of the Battle of Tippecanoe.
Battle Ground is located at 40°30′36″N, 86°50′18″W (40.510110, -86.838220), one and a quarter miles northwest of the Wabash River.
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 Journal and Courier Online - Community Profiles   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
The battle occured when Tecumseh was in the south, and his brother, the Prophet, led a dawn attack on Harrison's troops.
The battle field is now a park and museum at the south end of the town.
Battle Ground is also home to Wolf Park, an educational and research park that studies the behavior of wolves.
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 Battle Ground Florist $34.95 | Flower Delivery Battle Ground (IN) | Florists in Battle Ground, Indiana
The population of Battle Ground is approximately 806.
The distance from Battle Ground to Washington DC is 550 miles.
Battle Ground is positioned 40.50 degrees north of the equator and 86.83 degrees west of the prime meridian.
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 Battle of Tippecanoe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Battle of Tippecanoe was fought between United States forces led by Governor William Henry Harrison of the Indiana Territory and forces of Tecumseh's growing American Indian confederation.
The Battle of Tippecanoe was a crushing blow to Tecumseh's dream of a unified Indian confederacy.
The Prophet, having prophesied that the weapons of Harrison's men would not be able to hurt his warriors, was disgraced by his failure and fled to Canada.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Battle_of_Tippecanoe   (571 words)

  
 International Schools CyberFair
Battle Ground is a small community of about 1000 people.
Indiana History is the Social Studies curriculum in fourth grade.
This year the Tippecanoe Battlefield Museum and the Battle Ground Elementary School worked collaboratively in the recognition of the 190th anniversary of the Battle of Tippecanoe.
www.globalschoolhouse.org /gsh/cf/_cfm/ViewNarrative.cfm?narr=270   (1285 words)

  
 Indiana History Chapter Two
At this time, the land that would later become the state of Indiana was located in a region referred to as the Northwest Territory, which was enacted by the United States government in 1787.
The remainder of the Indiana Territory belonged to the Indians.
The Battle of Thames was the last war against Tecumseh's confederation and ended the Indian attacks against American settlers in the Indiana Territory.
www.centerforhistory.org /indiana_history_main2.html   (2320 words)

  
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Physically we are in Battle Ground, Indiana, United States of America and primarily serve North Central Indiana.
Historic Battle Ground is two thirds up the state, West of the centerline, 6 miles north of Lafayette/West Lafayette, home to Purdue University.
Battle Ground, an historic site, is famous for the battle between the American Indians and the frontiersmen settling the new lands.
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 Tippecanoe Battlefield
It seems hard to believe that a wooded area seven miles north of Lafayette, Indiana, played such a major role in American history.
Yet it was on this spot the Native Americans lost their grip on the fertile Midwestern lands they had roamed for thousands of years.
Walk the battle ground where Native Americans and Settlers clashed and a conflict of cultures was resolved.
www.tcha.mus.in.us /battlefield.htm   (330 words)

  
 Traditional Arts Indiana State Fair Fiddle Contest
The Indiana State Fiddle Championship in southern Indiana has drawn contestants from all over the region since 1983.
Vi Wickam of Evansville, Indiana, won first prize in the Old-Time division at the 2004 TAI Indiana State Fair Fiddle Contest.
Traditional Arts Indiana is proud to sponsor this new event, a celebration of Indiana's fiddle tradition.
www.indiana.edu /~tradarts/programs/taicontest.html   (468 words)

  
 Battle Ground Campground, Indiana
Whitewater paddling is great on Rattlesnake Creek and don't leave Battle Ground Campground without first checking out Prophet Rock.
Very comprehensive list of a variety of outdoors recreation in the vicinity of Lafayette, Indiana, the metro area neareast to Battle Ground Campground.
This is a very comprehensive index of outdoors activities in the great state of Indiana.
www.hikercentral.com /campgrounds/116303.html   (613 words)

  
 Battle Ground, Indiana (IN) population and demographics data - Sperling's BestPlaces
As of 2005, Battle Ground's population is 1,333 people.
Compared to the rest of the country, Battle Ground's cost of living is 18.00 % lower than the U.S. average.
The unemployment rate in Battle Ground is 4.50 percent (U.S. avg.
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 Battleground Golf Club   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Battle Ground Golf Club is located just outside Battle Ground, Indiana and offers 18 holes of traditional, challenging golf.
While the course is certainly the focal point, there is also a full-service bar and grill and an outdoor deck to enjoy a drink or sandwhich after your round.
We specialize in outings of all sizes and want to make Battle Ground Golf Club your club for the day.
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 Battle Ground, Indiana IN, town profile (Tippecanoe County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Indiana > All counties > Tippecanoe County > Battle Ground
Battle Ground is a town in Tippecanoe County, in the Lafayette metro area.
Median rent in Battle Ground, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $430.
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 Battle Ground, IN Houses, Apartments, Cars, Mortgage Status, and Residents Info
Back to: Battle Ground main page, Indiana, Indiana smaller cities, Indiana small towns, All US cities.
Housing units in Battle Ground with a mortgage: 320 (44 second mortgage, 51 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
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 Battle Ground Elementary School Test Scores - Battle Ground, Indiana - IN
In 2005-2006 Indiana used the Indiana Statewide Testing for Educational Progress-Plus (ISTEP+) assessment to test students in grades 3 through 10 in math and English/language arts.
The different student groups are identified by the Indiana Department of Education.
Indiana school information (click to expand) School information by state (click to expand) School information by city (click to expand)
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 Battle Ground Electricians | Electrical Contractors in Battle Ground, IN   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
Battle Ground electricians are often hired to install wiring systems into homes and buildings, but they are also trained to take care of many other requests, such as maintenance and testing.
Battle Ground electricians can repair electrical equipment, maintain security systems, install communication networks, and tests climate control settings.
Therefore, when it comes to any kind of electrical repair, rewiring, or upgrading and installation, it would be smart to hire qualified Battle Ground electricians who have been properly screened and approved for you.
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 Battle Ground, Indiana (IN) Detailed Profile - relocation, real estate, travel, jobs, hotels, hospitals, schools, ...
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Battle Ground, IN residents, houses, and apartments details
Battle Ground-area historical tornado activity is near Indiana state average.
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 Tippecanoe County Indiana : Tippecanoe Battlefield Park
Located in Battle Ground, Indiana, the park is a National Historic Landmark.
The Tippecanoe County Historical Association (TCHA) operates a museum in the park that tells the story of the Battle.
A swimming pool in the park is operated by the Town of Battle Ground, for information call 567-2603.
www.tippecanoe.in.gov /parks/division.asp?fDD=17-64   (165 words)

  
 Battle Ground Elementary School - Battle Ground, Indiana - IN - school overview
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An opportunity for the principal at Battle Ground Elementary School to speak about curriculum, special programs, activities, goals and more.
Indiana school information (click to expand)School information by state (click to expand)School information by city (click to expand)
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 Battle Ground Elementary
The mission of Battle Ground Elementary School is to provide students with an educational foundation which maximizes the opportunities for life-long learning and to foster the development of responsible, productive citizens.
Battle Ground Elementary is one of nine elementary schools in Tippecanoe School Corporation.
For Battle Ground Elementary School closings and delays
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 Tippecanoe County Indiana : Wabash Heritage Trail
This 13 mile trail begins at the Tippecanoe Battlefield Park located in Battle Ground, Indiana and makes its way along Burnett's Creek to cross the Wabash River at Davis Ferry Park.
The battle ground of William Henry Harrison is the starting point of the Trail.
Trail conditions and maps are located at the Wah-ba-shik-a Nature Center at the Trailhead at the Tippecanoe Battlefield Park in Battle Ground, or by calling the Trail Manager at (765) 567-6218.
www.tippecanoe.in.gov /parks/division.asp?fDD=17-66   (391 words)

  
 Historic Prophetstown • Welcome
We are dedicated to enhancing public awareness of the history of the Wabash River Valley region of Indiana.
The design of the Indiana Native American Trust License Plate was created by Scott Shoemaker, a member of the Miami Tribe of Indiana.
The image on the left is a ribbon work pattern that was created by woodlands Native Americans using satin ribbons obtained through trade in respect to the fur industry.
www.prophetstown.org   (301 words)

  
 Indiana's State Parks & Reservoirs - Parks
Prophetstown, Indiana's newest state park, was dedicated on August 24, 2004.
Located where the Tippecanoe River meets the Wabash near Battle Ground, Indiana, the park's landscape has been shaped by ice from the glaciers, moving water, fire that helped maintain the vast tallgrass prairie and human hands.
William Henry Harrison, the governor of the Indiana Territory, was alarmed by the numbers at Prophetstown and moved 1200 troops to the site while Tecumseh was south gathering additional support.
www.in.gov /dnr/parklake/parks/prophetstown.html   (353 words)

  
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The Town of Battle Ground was consolidated in 1867 with the Town of Harrisonville.
A non-profit wildlife education and research facility located in Battle Ground, Indiana.
This page tells you when you can take tours of these caves, located in southern, Indiana, and also tells you how the caves were formed.
www.monroe.lib.in.us /childrens/tourin1.html   (322 words)

  
 Battle Ground, IN News
Local news for Battle Ground, IN continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
Students at Battle Ground Elementary showed their appreciation to veterans with music.
Firefighters from three different agencies responded to battle the blaze at 3380 South on county road 730 East.
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 Battle Ground, IN (Tippecanoe County) - town travel guide - ePodunk
Indiana > All counties > Tippecanoe County > Battle Ground Town
Battle Ground is a small community, with a population of 1,323, in the Wabash Valley region
Churches, other places of worship in or near Battle Ground
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 Crawfordsville, Indiana, Outdoors Recreation
There are plenty of outdoors activities near Crawfordsville, Indiana if you know where to look.
Rattlesnake Creek, Indiana, CR-275 W to Offield Monument Road
Battle Ground Golf Club, Battle Ground, Indiana, 26 miles away
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