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A pioneer preacher shakes things up in our latest exhibit.
Set in the context of the Second Great Awakening, author Riley B. Case shows how Eli Farmer's life personified this religious movement, which gave birth to American evangelicalism, as well as values that would become idyllic to many Americans – self-sufficiency and individualism.Shop the Market
Since 1830, the Indiana Historical Society has been Indiana’s Storyteller,™ connecting people to the past by collecting, preserving and sharing the state’s history.