• Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: 25 McLean Place

    Reader’s Question: I would love to hear the history of the building at 25 McLean Place.   I think it may have originally been a stable.  Jeff C., Indianapolis HI’s Answer: The building at 25 McLean Place...

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  • Posted in: Sunday Prayers Sunday Prayers: Paving Over The Past

    (photo by Dawn Olsen) The intersection of South and Delaware streets wasn’t exactly paradise … but it was paved and made into a parking lot. Several parking lots, in fact. Though the lots are used...

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  • Posted in: Sunday Ads Sunday Adverts: The Meridian Livery and Boarding Stable

    Livery. It’s not a word we chance upon frequently in the modern era. And “boarding stables” evoke ‘way out in the country’ imagery. Picture yourself in Indianapolis of 1890, and not three blocks from Circle...

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