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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.

INDepth Stories

Gift of a Diary: Calvin Fletcher Speaks of Early Indiana

From The Hoosier Genealogist: Connections, Spring/Summer 2018. To receive Connections twice a year, join IHS  and enjoy this and other member benefits. Back issues of Connections are available …

Father Boniface Hardin Takes Up a Collection

Father Boniface Hardin was born in 1933 and dedicated his life to serving others, especially the disenfranchised. After being ordained …

Living Legends 2018

IHS is proud to recognize extraordinary Hoosiers each year for their accomplishments both in Indiana and beyond. Join us at …

Digital Collection Highlights Indianapolis at the Turn of the Century

Walter N. Carpenter Family Photographs Walter Nathaniel Carpenter was born in 1865. He was a Federal District Court Reporter and prolific …

Countdown to Armageddon: The Reverend Jim Jones and Indiana

From Traces of Indiana and Midwestern History, Spring 2018. To receive Traces four times a year, join IHS  and enjoy this and other member benefits. Back …

History in Writer Adah Jackson’s Papers

Adah Jane Yeager was born on Oct. 14, 1900, in Somerville, Gibson County, Indiana. She lived most of her life …

Words, Images and Music Convey the Life of Richard “Red” Skelton

From dunking doughnuts on the vaudeville stage to performing Clem Kadiddlehopper and Freddy the Freeloader on living room television sets …

NHDI Students Take Their Project to the Subjects

Four National History Day in Indiana students – Warsaw seventh graders Keller Bailey, Jason Benyousky, Geoffrey Hochstetler and Ryun Hoffert …

2018 Concerts on the Canal

Thursdays in June and July | 6 to 8 p.m. Kruse Family Stardust Terrace, History Center Our Concerts on the Canal series …

Don’t Touch That Dial: The Early Years of WOWO in Fort Wayne

From Traces of Indiana and Midwestern History, Winter 2018. To receive Traces four times a year, join IHS  and enjoy this and other member benefits. Back …

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