• Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: Northwest Corner of Illinois and 34th Streets

    Reader’s Question: I’m interested in knowing what the building used to be that is located on the northwest corner of Illinois and 34th Streets.  I look forward to seeing what you discover. Thank you. ~...

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  • Posted in: Friday Favorites Friday Favorite: Art History

    110 East 16th Street One look at the building and you just know it’s been an important location for decades. Mature trees, Indiana limestone, sturdy architecture. The near-north side campus, known to most as just “Herron,” boasts...

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  • Posted in: Friday Favorites Friday Favorite: Oldfields

    Oldfields Estate and gardens in warmer months. Image credit: IMA Oldfields: 100 Years at 4000 Michigan Rd An earlier article on the Four Winds Estate, relates to another well known property — the “Lilly House” located on the grounds of...

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  • Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: Residence at 1713 North Delaware Street

    Reader’s Question: What can you tell me about the history of 1713 North Delaware Street and the families who lived there over the years? ~ Larry G., Indianapolis   HI’s Answer: Indiana was one of six...

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