• Posted in: Sunday Ads Sunday Adverts: Fendrick’s Restaurant

    Matchbook scan courtesy of Evan Finch. Business: Fendrick’s Restaurants Year of this Advertisement: 1950’s Location:  110 N. Illinois Street and 231 s. Illinois – the two restaurants were four blocks apart and catered to travelers passing through...

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  • Posted in: Flashback Fridays Flashback Fridays: Walter Smith

    Indianapolis history is not just made up of buildings, historic homes, and age-old events. After all, it IS people who make history happen, so what better way to know Indianapolis history than to hear from...

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  • Posted in: What’s in a Name? What’s In a Name: Oscar Robertson Boulevard

    Oscar Robertson Blvd. Oscar Robertson, Hall of Fame Basketball Player Oscar Robertson, who grew up in Indianapolis and graduated from Crispus Attucks High School, is one of the greatest high school, college, and professional basketball...

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