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Bartholomew County's location in Indiana
|Elevation||682 ft (208 m)|
|GNIS feature ID||440135|
A post office was established at Newbern in 1833, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1901. Newbern was named after New Bern, North Carolina, the native home of an early settler.
Newbern is located at.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Newbern, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-10-17.
- "Bartholomew County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 27 August 2014.
- Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 235. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3.
...and named for New Bern, North Carolina, Davis's home.
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