• Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: Indianapolis’ “Automobile Row”

    Reader’s Question: What remnants of Indianapolis’ booming automobile history are still left along Capitol Avenue?  ~ Mark S., Indianapolis HI’s Answer: The earliest automobile-related companies in Indianapolis began operating in the late 1890s.  Many of the men who were...

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  • Posted in: Auto Indy Indianapolis Auto Row Begins

    Fisher Automobile Company 1909, Looking northeast from Vermont and Senate With all the construction on the block bounded by Vermont Street, Capitol Avenue, Michigan Street, and Senate Avenue, I thought it would be a great...

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