First State Capital

Location: Off SR 135 near the entrance to the Comfort Inn, approximate address 115 Sky Park Dr. NE, Corydon (Harrison County, Indiana)

Installed by the Corydon Chamber of Commerce

ID#: 31.1964.1

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Corydon became the first state capital of Indiana in 1816. The first constitution was drawn up and the first sessions of the state legislature and supreme court convened here.

Keywords

Government institutions, Politics