1861-65Site selected by Lew Wallace as training camp for volunteers on old State Fairgrounds in 1861 and named for Governor Oliver P. Morton. Used as a camp for Confederate prisoners, 1862-65. Col. Richard Owen, Commandant.
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|Series||This marker is part of the Indiana: Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers series|
|Placed By||Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 30th, 2014 at 12:25pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16S E 572583 N 4405150|
|Decimal Degrees||39.79321667, -86.15223333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 47.593', W 86° 9.134'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 47' 35.58" N, 86° 9' 8.04" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||317, 765|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1915 Alabama St, Indianapolis IN 46202, US|
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