Lane Place Background
Henry S Lane
Joanna Elston Lane
History of the Strawberry Festival
Modern day- “Strawberry Bowl Festival”
3.Downtown on the courthouse veranda and adjoining areas
4. Musical entertainment & talent contest
5. Indiana State Tourism committee visited Crawfordsville- historic “Athens of Indiana” authors, architecture, etc
6. Jane Kessler – member of MCHS – discussed bringing Crawfordsville to prominence with the committee, her dream was to expand the event and link it to local history.
7. Pat Cline spearheaded changes to the festival.
Jane’s dream prevailed after seven years of work.
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