• Posted in: Historic Miscellania Of Spirits and Soldiers

    Fall is here. ┬áSo it’s time to keep on the spectral side of life. On June 6, 1910, the Indianapolis News carried the obituary of a woman once hailed as the patron saint of Hoosier...

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  • Posted in: Penny Post Penny Post: Indianapolis Orphan Home

    Indianapolis was home to three orphan asylums at the beginning of the 20th century, including the Indianapolis Orphan Asylum. When this Penny Post was mailed in 1909, the Indianapolis Orphan Asylum was located at 4107...

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