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Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center 450 West Ohio Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202
Indiana Experience Admission Free IHS MembersFree Children under 5$9 Adult$8 Seniors 60 and older$5 Youth ages 5 through 17 Free parking with admission in lot off New York.

IHS Blog

Pondering the Impact of History Museums

In the Local History Services department, we get to work with historical organizations all across Indiana on everything from collections …

The Cows in the Post Office

The citizens of Rockville were not pleased. The U.S. Treasury Department's Section of Painting and Sculpture had promised them a …

From the Cataloger’s Desk: Constellations in the Collection

If you read my blog on a regular basis, you might recall a post from last year entitled “Celebrating the …

Round Collections, Square Boxes

When I am on the road with the Local History Services department, the folks who run local history organizations often …

Fun with Fosshape!

For  Indianapolis Colts: The Exhibit, the Conservation department assisted with preparing several textile artifacts for display. The most challenging objects …

Archives March Madness

Is your bracket still intact? No, not the one you're thinking of – it's Archives March Madness here at IHS. …

Traces and Me

In the spring of 1938 a reporter for the Indianapolis Times newspaper, John Bartlow Martin, seeking to break away from …

Digital Diaries: Lake Life

Lake life is a term that has taken off recently in Instagram tags, clothing lines and even lifestyle TV shows. …

From the Cataloger’s Desk: Pictorial History of the American Revolution

I cataloged this book at the end of 2017, and I find it interesting for multiple reasons. Firstly, I enjoy …

What Could Have Been: White River State Park

I like architecture – a lot. But do you know what really makes me happy in the archives? Finding building plans that …

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