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Florence, Indiana
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dnrseekers
N 38° 47.014 W 084° 55.579
16S E 680117 N 4294800
Quick Description: Found in Southern Indiana, this small community in Switzerland County was once the home of an "Anti-Swearing Society".
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 11/11/2013 7:15:47 PM
Waymark Code: WMJFFP
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
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Long Description:
This community is located along the Ohio River, and is near a large casino. Its better known counterpart, Florence, Italy, is the capital of Tuscany and is considered one of the fashion capitals of the world.

No census information is available regrading Florence, Indiana as the town is unincorporated. According to the book "Scenic Driving Indiana' by Douglass Wissing, the town was founded in 1817 and was home to the Anti-Swearing Society. This organization boasted 75 members and fined them for profanities.
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