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Site of Home of Schuyler Colfax March 23,  1823-January 1,  1885

Location: Colfax & Taylor Streets, South Bend. (St. Joseph County, Indiana)

Erected by Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission, 1966

ID# : 71.1966.2

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Prominent newspaperman and political leader; member of Congress, 1855-1869; Speaker, House of Representatives, 1863-1869; and Vice-President of the United States, 1869-1873.

Keywords

Politics, Newspapers and Media