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209-215 N. Main Street by Pat Sides

Boasting a distinctive style and imposing size, this commercial building was a familiar sight on Evansville’s near north side for decades. Erected in 1920, the...

329 Main Street Building by Pat Sides

The tall building in the center has been a landmark since it opened as Citizens Bank in early 1916. The prominent structure was Evansville’s...

Tri-State Treasure: The World War One Dough Boy

Tri-State Treasure: The World War One Dough Boy JULY 6th, 2018 TOMMY MASON INDIANA The city of Evansville is home to numerous reminders of past...

Hadi the Camel By Pat Sides

Yesteryear: Hadi the Camel By Pat Sides Hadi, the first Camel to live at Mesker Park Zoo, poses on a grassy slope at the zoo...

YESTERYEAR: Old State National Bank by Pat Sides

The Old State National Bank, seen here in the early twentieth-century, was a downtown fixture for over a century. Located at 20 Main Street,...

Aviation Show

  Less than a decade after brothers Orville and Wilbur Wright flew the first gasoline-powered “aeroplane” in North Carolina, Evansville hosted its first aviation meet...

Arthur Murray Dance Studio by Pat Sides

Pictured here in circa 1965, the Arthur Murray Dance Studio occupied the upper section of this building at 26-32 Main Street. The DeVry School...

Salt Pool by Pat Sides

Located on an old salt well, Fritzlar Mineral Springs opened in 1894 after Dr. William Cluthe, a prominent physician, acquired the property. It was...

Buckskin Drum And Bugle Corps By Pat Sides

As soon as the United States entered the First World War on April 6, 1917, virtually the entire population of Evansville began to mobilize....

Community Players by Pat Sides

  The Evansville Civic Theatre was founded in 1926 by Frances Golden, the youngest member of New Harmony’s celebrated Golden Troupe. Members were originally called...