Indian Lake Area
Historical Society

"The Way We Were"
Copyright 2003 | Joel Perry

The first Post Office to serve the Indian Lake, Ohio area was built on Orchard Island and operated from 1912 to 1926. This is a drawing of a photo taken about 1912. It is one of a set of 13 drawings by Joel Perry which have been made into note cards. They can be purchased from the ILAHS for $10
 plus $3 postage.

Welcome to the Indian Lake Area Historical Society site...

Indian Lake Area Historical Society awarded the Chamber's Beautification Award

At the Indian Lake Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner December 6, 2014, Indian Lake Schools Superintendent, Pat O'Donnell, presented Jim Reed and Brian Hotopp with the plaque. In addition to the plaque the Chamber gave them a yard sign to place on the property.

The Sandy Beach Park Dedication

Whether you are new to the area or have lived here all of your life, we know you'll enjoy learning about the history of Ohio's Indian Lake. You are welcome to attend our meetings as well. 

If you have old pictures and stories, we'd love to hear from you. Click on the Programs tab on the left to find out about our meetings