Lake Maxinkuckee Its Intrigue History & Genealogy Culver, Marshall, Indiana

Highland House - 1054 East Shore Drive



Note by this article this could also be known as the Indianapolis Club House






1881 - Jul 9 - Messrs Hart, Ringgold and Blackey, left for Maxinkuckee last Tuesday where the will with other assitants take charge of a hotel and furnish music during the summer - Indianapolis Leader.

- 1882 - Highland HOuse, Maxinkuckee, Ind. will be open for boarders Saturday, July 8

Terms $10 per week.

For further particulars, address Prf. Henry Hart, steward, Maxinkuckee Lake

Important to travelers. The C., I., St. L. & C. R. R. (Kankakee Line) are always in the lead in offering accomodations. - Indianapolis News (Indianapolis, Indiana) 12 Jul 1882, Wed Page 1


1885 - May 10 - Highland House, Lake Maxinkuckee, Ind. Pleantest resort in the Wesr. House enlarged and refitted. Rate, $2 per day or $10 per week; children under 12 half price. Row boats, dances and steam-launches furnished by the house at reasonable rates. Open June 1. S. M. Vance, Manager. Maxinkuckee, Ind. - Indianapolis Journal

1885 - aug 27 Argos reflector Improvements at Maxinkuckee Indianapolis Journal: - Judge Heller, who now conducts the Highland House, the only Simon pure hotel on "the water", will add thirty rooms to its capacity for next season....

1886 - Jul 27 - Indiana's popular resort, Lake Maxikuckee, is attracting many. The Highland House, there, the most fashionable hotel on the lake, is offerin special inducements to boarders, the price being but $8 per wek, and the accommodations are strickly first-class. Address the proprietor Highland House, Lake Maxinkuckee, for further particulars.

At some point it was turned into a private cottage the address today is 1054 East Shore Dr.:
    1905 - June - A very desirable cottage well furnished, on lake front, good artesian well and good row boat, will rent for $200 in advance, for the season. Address Mrs. A. R. Heller. Culver, Ind


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