• Posted in: Mailbag HI Mailbag: Stone Bridge Over Pleasant Run

    Reader’s Question:  There is a beautiful stone bridge over Pleasant Run Parkway near Colorado Avenue.  Would you have any idea when it was built?  Local historians have researched to no avail, but they believe it...

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  • Posted in: Penny Post Penny Post: Write the letter to win the nickel

    Union Station, Indianapolis, IND. Indianapolis’ clock tower railway station, designed by Thomas Rodd, opened in 1888 at 39 Jackson Place. The tower section of the station still stands in the original location, today’s 350 South...

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  • Posted in: Penny Post Penny Post: Interurban Station

    The Interurban Station in Martinsville, IND. was located at 110 N. Main Street. Postcard courtesy of Tom Keesling, Hoosier Recollections. The Indianapolis and Martinsville Rapid Transit Company was incorporated April 24, 1901. The City of...

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