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Oil Well, Geneva, Indiana

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The first oil well was drilled in the Geneva area in 1887. After oil was discovered on Charles D. Porter's farmland, his wife, Gene Stratton-Porter, used the wealth to design and build a new home in Geneva near the Limberlost Swamp.Adams County Journe

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