Twenty-eight year old Harry W. Moore opened his first funeral home in Brightwood in 1929 and expanded to this near eastside location in about 1938. Architect Leslie F. Ayres designed this charming chapel, which is located at 2050 East Michigan Street just east of Woodruff Place. This photograph probably dates to the 1940s and shows firemen congregated outside of the funeral home following the services for a fallen comrade. (Negative made by the Indianapolis Fire Department).

October 2011

October 2011

After this branch closed in the late 1990s, the building housed Clubhouse 2050, a private sports bar and nightclub.


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