Site of Home of Thomas Andrews Hendricks September 7 1819 - November 25 1885
Location: N. Harrison & E. Mechanic Streets, Shelbyville. (Shelby County, Indiana)
Erected by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission, 1966
ID# : 73.1966.1
Visit the Indiana History Blog to learn about Hendricks' views on slavery.
Outstanding lawyer; member Indiana legislature; delegate, Second Constitutional Convention, 1850-1851; Indiana Congressman, 1851-1855; United States Senator, 1863-1869; Governor of Indiana, 1873-1877; and Vice-President of the United States, 1885.