Point Commerce, Indiana
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|Point Commerce, Indiana|
|Elevation||577 ft (176 m)|
|GNIS feature ID||441389|
Point Commerce was so named in anticipation that two canals would meet at that point. A post office was established at Point Commerce in 1837, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1869.
Point Commerce is located at.
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- Baker, Ronald L. (October 1995). From Needmore to Prosperity: Hoosier Place Names in Folklore and History. Indiana University Press. p. 268. ISBN 978-0-253-32866-3.
They named it Point Commerce because two proposed canals...were supposed to join here...
- "Greene County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 16 September 2014.
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