Stories attach us to the people who lived before us and help us learn about ourselves. These stories are all around us.
Elkhart County’s Oldest Building
A log home built in 1834 is the oldest surviving building in Elkhart County, Indiana. The stories about the original family, the restoration of the home, and stories by the current owner preserve history in a special way.
Private Andrew Longley
Cemeteries are full of extraordinary stories from ordinary people. Take, for example, Andrew Longley, who was a private in the Union Army during the American Civil War.