681 East Shore Drive
| James F. D. Lanier
of Jefferson county, Indiana on 30 June 1837 was issued Certificate #7338 for the
North west quarter of section fifteenand the East half of the South East Quarter of
Section Seventeen in township thirty two containing 240 acres.
William Thompson was from Fayette
county, Indiana and on 10 August 1837 he was issued
Certificate #6822 for the
East fractional part of Section Fifteen containing 344 96/100 acres.
Which borders Lake Maxinkuckee. Note he also had 2 outher land certificates for
land in Section 10
||Section 16: 500.90A (North shore town and academy)|
|1835-1837 Plat Map
Section 15: Lot 1 - 41.75A
Section 15 Lot 2 - 32.25A
Section 15 Lot 3 - 57.88A.
Section 15 Lot 4 - 47.30A
||1872 Plat Map|
A. T. Benedict 160A
J. Hissong 91A
G. Peeples 10 A
C. Filer 40 A
T HOughton 40A
W. Densmore 80A
E. Parker 80A
|1876 Plat Map
||1880 Plat Map |
A. t. Bendedict 89A, 44,75A, 38.25A
J. Hissong 92.40A
G. Peeples/Peoples 16.90A
F Parker 80A
W. Dinsomre 80A
F. Overmyer 40A
T Houghton 40A
From the Logansport Daily Journal page 3 dated Aug. 27, 1882:
All the preliminaries for the extension of the Logansport branch of the
to Lake Michigan have been satisfactorily adjusted, and upon compliiance with a few
easy conditions the contact will be closed, and the work will be commenced and
pushed to completion.
Readers of the Journal are familiar with the route of this line to Marmont (Maxinkuckee),
and will have no difficulty in following it to South Bend and the lake...
With these advantages before them, our citizens are asked to consider one of the
conditions above named, which condition is that the right of way shall be furnished
free to the new line thorugh our county. The estimated cost of this right of way is
from $7,000 to $10,000 and it is proposed to raise the amount by subscription. A
consideraable portion of this subscription has already been secured, and a committee
appointed for that purpose will make an effort to raise the remainder during the
1883 - Oct 6 - The.Vandaiia railroad company commenced laying iron at Marmount a d
ay or two ago, and-withln a short time the tract will be completed from Maxinkuckee
lake to the Nickle Plate railroad, a distance of about three miles,- Logansport Pharos
|1896 Historical notations map
||1898 Plat Map |
Culver Military Academy 16.52A
H. H. Culver 76.46A
H. H. Culver 39.35A
H. H. Culver 35.27A, 57.66A
F. Overmyer 40A
Wn. Dinsmore 80A
B. Mc Keen
H. H. Culver
R O Venneouwt (Vonneut)
G. Peeples 11.90A
||1908 Plat Map|
Culver Military Academy
H. H. Culver Est.
Ira Marriz 40A
Thos Houghton 40A
Mary J Hissong Est.
F. M. Parker 20A
D. W. Marks 20A
Jenny Marks 40A
July 30, 1914 - Knight Culver is finishing up and adding to his cement block garage building
and has started a cement block bungalow for the use of his farmer, James McAndrews. Alex Dinsmore
is in charge of the work.
1916 - Oct 19 - Keen & Buckheister are errecting a cement block two story addition to
the K. J. Culver's lakeside home. It is 44X34 and contains ten or twelver rooms. There
will be an electric fan in every roo.m.
1935 - Feb 27 - Maxinkuckee Inn
Is Undergoing Changes
Culver Cottage is to Be Made into Golfer's Hotel
Extensive changes are being made at the Maxinkuckee Inn and a remodeling program has been announved
for the former K. K. Culver cottage that will greatly imrprove the hotel faciilities for those visiting the
Academy or Lake Maxinkuckee....br>
Plan Fifteen Rooms
The former K. K. Culver cottage is to be made into an inn this spring. It is located on the east side of
Lake Maxinkuckee and as it will be near the golf course it has already been named the Golf Club.
The home will be converted into a small inn with fifteen rooms, each with a private bath. There will be a
large lounge equipped with furniture in the modernistic pattern.
The addition of the new Golf Club to the Inn's properties makes four modern hotel buildings available to the
Inn's patrons and assures Culver visitors hotel service of the highest quality at all times, even during the
holiday rushes at Easter and commencemnt.
1958 Lake Directory - 681 CMA Faculty Apartments
19_-2017 - 4 - Apartments Culver Educational Foundation Faculty (non-lakefront)
|2017, Dec - They combinded 5 parcels of land into one - the K. K. Culver Cottage,
Golf Course and Woodcraft Camp ACREAGE:TOTAL 222.099 S1/2 NE EX LOT 3 EX PT W OF RD NE
SEN31.27A LOT 4 EX S40A E1/2 SE 61/2 A S PT N 31.27A LOT 4 E OF RD
S PT N 31.27A LOT 4 E RD 6.5A/5.160A Golf course