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Tuesday through Saturday10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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.

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Calvin Fletcher’s Imposter Syndrome

Lawyer Calvin Fletcher arrived in Indianapolis almost penniless in 1821. The new city offered boundless opportunities for those who got …

From the Cataloger’s Desk: How Well Do You Know Your Indiana History?

As a former teacher, I always get excited when school materials come my way. I recently cataloged several Indiana history …

What History Tells Us: Historical Facts AND Public Interpretation

History Matters is a blog series where we’ll be talking about the things you’re not supposed to discuss at the dinner table – things that …

Beyond Ethnic Pie Charts – Considering DNA Testing

This is part of our Midwestern Roots blog series, where we'll be sharing exciting sneak peeks and information about the …

History On the Go

In Local History Services, we spend quite a bit of time in the company van traveling the state bringing exhibits …

Top 10 Reasons to Attend Midwestern Roots 2019

This is part of our Midwestern Roots blog series, where we'll be sharing exciting sneak peeks and information about the …

Rhoda Coffin and the Darker Side of Prison Reform

History Matters is a blog series where we’ll be talking about the things you’re not supposed to discuss at the dinner table – things that …

From the Cataloger’s Desk: Bandwagon Rolls into the IHS Library

I recently cataloged numerous issues of Bandwagon, a publication of the Circus Historical Society. The organization was formed in 1939, …

The Impact of Local History Organizations

I travel all over the state working with local historical organizations of all types, and I love what I do. …

Losing the Vote, Winning the Election

History Matters is a blog series where we’ll be talking about the things you’re not supposed to discuss at the dinner table – things that …

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