Local News depicting eastern Howard County in Indiana. Headlines: Bicentennial Fountain Gone- New Fountain Courtyard to Be Built; Local Artist to Perform; EDIT-What Is It?; Ne Procedures and Credit Cards at Eastern Jr./Sr. High School
Illustrated history. "Completed by Works Progress Administration personnel under the direction of the Chief of the Reference Department of the Indianapolis Public Library." Introduction signed by L.L. Dickerson
Indiana--Pioneer life; Indiana--Soldiers and sailors--War of 1812; Pigeon Roost massacre, 1812;
Narrative history of Indiana from the French colonization to early statehood. Individual chapter topics include: schools, animals, Internal improvements, the underground railroad, and the mound builders.