*Snopes is a
great folklore site. Tons of information about many urban legends
(including annoying email chain letters!) is found here.
*Also, click on the
navigation bars at the bottom of the welcome page
to visit other websites about true ghost stories, urban legends, and other
types of folklore.
* Learn about the Native American
tribes that occupied the Barbee Lakes area, such as the Potawatomi and Miamis at
First Nations Histories.
Famous Visitors to the Barbee Lakes Area:
& Lombard a la Shirley--This page deals specifically with the romance of
Clark Gable (Gone with the Wind) and Carole Lombard (My Man Godfrey,
The Arizona Kid). For more information about Lombard, who was born
in Fort Wayne, Indiana, visit Carole
Lombard--A Tribute. For more information about Gable, visit The
Clark Gable Foundation.
* This Ella
Fitzgerald fan page contains pictures, the discography, and biography of
"the first lady of song."
* For more information about singer Hoagy
Carmichael, visit Hoagy.com: The Official Hoagy
Carmichael Web Page.
* Learn more about singer Perry Como at the Perry
Como Home Page.
* Visit the Hoosier
Hotshots Museum, a site dedicated to the "America's leading midwestern
Rural Jazz group."
Infamous Visitors to the Barbee Lakes Area:
* John Dillinger
Scrapbook--This site contains several pictures and a lot of information
about this Indiana gangster, including information about his crimes, death, and
Capone--Read the Chicago Historical Society's information about
"America's best-known gangster."
Outlaws, and G-men--Visit this site for more information about Charles
"Pretty Boy" Floyd, Bonnie and Clyde, Al Capone, and John Dillinger.
Stories inspired by pop culture
* Confused about the "smiling
Godzilla?" Learn more about Godzilla at Barry's
Temple of Godzilla.
read more guardian angel stories, visit Young
at Heart's Angel Stories.
Read more "true ghost stories" at these websites. All of them
contain stories about or from Indiana:
True Ghost Stories from
the Eastern United States, Ghost
Stories Online, and O'Neill's
Information about the Barbee
County, Indiana, is where the Barbee Chain of Lakes is located.
The Kosciusko County Historical
Society's mission is to "collect, preserve, and exhibit materials of
history, especially those from Kosciusko County."
To make reservations at the Barbee
Hotel & Grill in Warsaw, Indiana, call 219-834-2984.
America Indiana contains information about Indiana lakes, including
Tippecanoe, Wawasee, and the Barbee Chain of Lakes.
View a map of the Barbee Chain of Lakes here.
Paddles on Grassy Creek--This
story which mentions the Barbee Chain of Lakes is from a site about ham radio
* YMCA's Camp
Crosley is located on Little Tippecanoe Lake.