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Haskell is an unincorporated community in LaPorte County, Indiana, in the United States.

History

Haskell, originally called Haskell Station, had its start in the 1850s as a railroad town. The community was likely named for James Haskell, a pioneer settler. A post office was established at Haskell in 1857, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1937.

Coordinates: 41°29′02″N 86°54′07″W / 41.48389°N 86.90194°W / 41.48389; -86.90194


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