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By W.C. Madden

based as a "River city" in 1825, Lafayette grew fast and have become a urban in 1853. It was once named after the well-known French common Marquis de Lafayette, who helped the USA win its independence from England. In its greater than a hundred and fifty years in life, Lafayette has come some distance. After the town celebrated its centennial, its progress remained stagnant from the Sixties during the Nineteen Nineties. although, the addition of a Subaru plant and Wabash nationwide replaced this and began a stream that has became the town right into a significant business and inhabitants middle within the Hoosier kingdom. Its endured fiscal progress is sort of guaranteed with the growth of a number of vegetation and the addition of alternative companies.

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