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Indiana Historical Bureau

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Perrin Historic District

Location: 205 Perrin & Main Streets, east of downtown Lafayette. (Tippecanoe County, Indiana)

Erected 1992 Indiana Historical Bureau and Perrin Neighborhood

ID# : 79.1992.1


Platted in 1873, this district was Lafayette's first planned residential area which conformed to geographic contours. It was developed by James J. Perrin, Margaret Cason Perrin, Edward Asher, and Consider Tinkler. Listed in National Register of Historic Places, 1979.


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