• Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: Christmas, A Century Ago

    Reader’s Question: Could you provide some details about the ways in which Christmas was celebrated in Indianapolis, a century ago? ~ Mary A., Indianapolis  HI’s Answer: Many of the facets of Christmas as it is celebrated today...

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  • Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: Ovid Butler Jameson House

    Reader’s Question: I recall having come across a photo of a mansion on either Meridian or Pennsylvania Street that belonged to a member of the Jameson or Tarkington family.  If you are familiar with the...

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  • Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: Epilogue Theatre

    Reader’s Question: I have been involved in several shows at the Epilogue Theatre at 1849 North Alabama Street.  I have heard that the building used to be a pharmacy.  I have also heard it referred to as Historic Hedback Corner,...

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