Find Out How Wabash, Indiana Became The First Electrically Lighted City In The World

Learn how Wabash, Indiana was the first city in the world to get electric lights in its streets. You’d never believe that this small town was so advanced so long ago.

The Hoosier State is full of surprises and history lessons that will make you proud. Scroll on to learn all about this one.

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Address: Wabash, IN 46992, USA