April 29, 2006 - Marengo Academy
Marengo Academy (13.2006.1)
Crawford County, Indiana
View the annotated text for this marker.
Side 1 of the marker.
Side 2 of the marker.
From left to right, Dr. Frank Adney, Mary Alice Claycombe Adney, Robert Claycombe, Judy Claycombe Mathis, Janet Claycombe Karsas, and Darrell Karsas.
The marker is located along Meridian Road, near Old Main Street, in Marengo.
Approximately fifty people attended the marker dedication, including State Representative Dennie Oxley.
Prior to the unveiling of the marker, there was a program honoring descendants of John M. Johnson and featuring a brief overview of the school's history.
Several descendants of John M. Johnson attended the dedication, including, from left to right, Judy Claycombe Mathis, Mary Alice Claycombe Adney, and Robert Claycombe.
Richard Eastridge, the marker applicant and Crawford County Historian, discussed some of the sources used to delineate the Marengo Academy's history.