Posted in: Family Tree Family Tree: The Indiana Girl’s School
In 1869, Indiana established the first detention facility in the country that was exclusively for females. Originally named the Indiana Reformatory Institution for Women and Girls, it was located just east of downtown (on Randolph...Read More 16 Comments
Posted in: Ladies Lounge Indy Halloween 1917, What Did Ladies Wear?
Ever pondered what the gals of yesteryear Indianapolis donned for Halloween? Guaranteed she wouldn’t have been an overt strumpet like the vast majority of 21st century costume-clad characters, but let’s look at the creative dressing-up...Read More