as submitted by Mindy Chase
John Sprinkle arrived in Newburgh in the spring of 1803. He floated
down the Ohio River on a flat boat. He arrived 13 years before Indiana
entered the Union as the 19th state. Newburgh was originally called
Sprinklesburgh after John. It was the first settlement in Warrick
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