All posts tagged Herron-Morton

October 6, 2016

In the 1900 block of Herron-Morton Place: This was once home to a man who served as Corporation Council for the City of Indianapolis (from 1918-1922), Samuel Ashby and his family. They were next door neighbors to the William H. […]

Then and Now: 19th and Delaware, Snowy

April 16, 2015, 1 Comment

One wonders how the city of Indianapolis neighborhoods made it through snowy days 100 or so years ago. This photo at 19th and Delaware Streets (circa ...

What’s in a Name: Charlotte Place

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December 23, 2013, 1 Comment

We are delighted to have a first person account and guest contribution from former neighbor and artist, Dick Lutin, relaying the details of how Charlo ...

WTH: You Haven’t Heard?

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December 4, 2013, 3 Comments

It’s fairly common throughout the city–houses that have seen better times–and of course, there are as many reasons as houses. A smal ...

  • Then & Now: 1841 N. Delaware Street
    June 6, 2013, 7 Comments

    Attics, storage trunks and second hand shops throughout Indianapolis and the world over have little gems like this awaiting discovery. The provenance of and labels on old photos are key in determining where photo were taken. This photo once ...

  • Indianapolis Then and Now: 200 block of E. 16th Street
    April 11, 2013, 7 Comments

    Sixteenth Street, at one time a dirt road known as Tinker (and later 7th) Street, is undergoing revitalization and promises to once again become a commercial corridor for the two neighborhoods that it borders: Herron-Morton Place and the Ol ...

  • Room With a View: Penn Arts Building Rooftop
    September 11, 2012, 2 Comments

    It’s always fun to get a different perspective, especially a high up vantage point. This one is looking north (and slightly east) from the roof of the recently renovated Penn Arts Building, looking into Herron-Morton Place. Speaking o ...

  • Herron-Morton Walking tour, 2012
    September 9, 2012, 4 Comments

    For those of us who love old buildings and old neighborhoods, it’s hard to pass up a home tour in one of Indy’s historic neighborhoods. Especially for this year’s Herron-Morton Place Home tour, taking place today between 1 ...

  • Sunday Ads: Herron-Morton Place Home Tour
    September 9, 2012, 3 Comments

    In honor of today’s Herron-Morton Place Home Tour, check out these two flyer advertisements from the 1970’s, when the neighborhood’s home tours first rolled out. Note the evolution in the neighborhood’s logo between ...

  • Room with a View: The Rink to Herron-Morton Place
    September 4, 2012, 1 Comment

    Looking towards Herron-Morton Place from the roof of  Meridian at 21. The brick building beyond the roof line is the northeast corner of Pennsylvania & 21st Street. This coming Sunday, between 12-6pm, you can get a more up-close look a ...