The headwaters of the
The mighty Wabash is just a tiny stream at
its source south of
Wabash River is the largest river in . Many songs and poems have been written about the lazy river that meanders its way from northeast to southwest across the state. Numerous towns sprang up on its banks; the river providing both a reliable water supply and an early mode of transportation for crops, produce and livestock produced in its fertile valley. Indiana
The Wabash is without doubt
Indiana’s river, even though its mighty waters start modestly in the state of . This is a photo of the headwaters of the Wabash taken at its source just south of Ohio . Fort Recovery, Ohio
While Hoosiers will always claim the
Wabash their own, we should offer thanks to our eastern neighbors for giving us such a great gift.