Birthplace of Paul Vories McNutt
Location: 200 N. Walnut Street, north of W. King Street, Franklin. (Johnson County, Indiana)
Erected 1992 by Indiana Historical Bureau
ID# : 41.1992.1
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McNutt, born July 19, 1891 at 200 N. Walnut, was Indiana's 33rd Governor (1933-1937), state and national American Legion Commander, I. U. Law School Dean, High Commissioner and first U.S. Ambassador to Philippine Republic. Died March 24, 1955; buried at Arlington National Cemetery.