|Years:||1887 1888 1889 – 1890 – 1891 1892 1893|
Significant events from 1890.
- 28th The National Hotel is bought by the Bloomington Hotel Company for $6,000. The consortium consists of John Waldron, William J. Allen, W. W. Wicks and the Showers Brothers. They planned to add about $4000 worth of improvements and keep the manager, Mr. T.F. Lawes.
- 21st - Future IU faculty member and Nobel Prize winner, Hermann Muller, is born
- Maxwell Hall is built in the Indiana University campus
- The Morgan House is built