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VINTAGE VIEWS of Rensselaer,Indiana

       In April of 2005, Mike Campbell of Campbell Printing, conceived the idea of preserving the history of the Rensselaer area through a retrospective magazine.

       Sadly, after publishing the first twenty issues of "Vintage Views", Mike Campbell, the creator, publisher, and heart & soul of this publication, passed away on Tuesday morning October 30, 2012 at the age of 53.
He will be missed by many.
But his vision of "Vintage Views" shall keep going.


       1959 - 2012
"Rest in Peace Mike..."

       Much of the research had been done by Campbell himself who chose subjects he felt were of interest to the community as a whole.

       His approach was to steer away from family genealogy and "what the old timers used to say", with the main criteria of "Vintage Views" to include people and occurrences of state or national interest within what is now the Rensselaer Central school district.

Campbell felt there was no better way to promote a community than through it's historical organizations.

"People are becoming more and more interested in learning about the past influences that have made their city great.
It's all about community pride".
- Mike Campbell


SOME NOTABLE PEOPLE
Associated with the
Rensselaer, Indiana Area:

(Left "Click" underlined names
for additional information)

Dan BRANDENBURG
Charles Abraham HALLECK
James Frederick HANLEY
Tom HARMON
Michael S. KANNE
Gene KRUPA
Edison MARSHALL
Robert H. Milroy
Augustus PHILLIPS
Earle REYNOLDS
Fred D. STACKHOUSE
Eleanor STACKHOUSE Atkinson

SUMMER
2015 EDITION
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SUMMER
2015 ISSUE #24 COVER


The Jasper County Historical Society and Campbell Printing would like to thank the many advertisers and subscribers, who without their support, this publication would be nearly impossible to produce.


The Jasper County Historical Society
Roger Buschman, President
Alma Molenaar, Treasurer

Meets the 3rd Tuesday
monthly at 7:00pm
JCHS Headquarters
479 N. Van Rensselaer
Rensselaer, IN 47978
Email: ja@rhsi.tv


IN THE SUMMER 2015 ISSUE:
- From the County Historian
    by Judy Kanne
- Rensselaer Auto Parts
    by Rod Podell,
    from the Hoosier Heritage,
    September 25, 1988
- Monnett School
    by Rex Smith,
    from the
    Rensselaer Republican,
    August 1, 1973
- In Memorium
    by John Groppe
- Wright's Furniture
    by Grant Edward Davisson
- Marjorie Lintner
    by Judy Kanne
- 1947 Plane Crash
    by Richard Potts
- Saint Augustine's
  Catholic Church
    by John Groppe
- Rensselaer Rotary Club
    by Russ Martin
- Weinberg Brothers
  Discount Store
    by Gail Weinberg Murray
- Steven Brandenburg
    by Carlee Tressel Alson


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- Clauss Bakery
- Jordan's
- Long's Gifts
- ANY Historical Society Member


ISSUES BY MAIL:
Jasper County Historical Society
479 N. Van Rensselaer Street
Rensselaer, IN 47978
219/866-5913
ja@rhsi.tv
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