• Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: Martindale-Brightwood Families

    Reader’s Question: I was wondering if you had any information on prominent families in the Martindale-Brightwood neighborhood, from the late 1800s to the 1940s?  Can you provide any names and addresses?  ~ Jerome J. HI’s Answer: ...

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  • Posted in: Then & Now Then & Now: Brightwood Hall, 2345-2347 Station Street

    Indianapolis Free Kindergarten class in front of the Brightwood Hall, ca. 1904 (Butler University, Irwin Library, Special Collections, Rare Books, and University Archives, Eliza Blaker Collection) Life would be much easier for archivists and historians...

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