Indiana Landmarks News

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Reclaiming a Beloved Bungalow
Rehabs & Renovations, Saved

A for sale sign drew in old house lovers Jeff Been and Eric Graninger, who saw preserving a charming bungalow on East Monroe Street as essential to keeping Delphi’s historic fabric intact.

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Finding Solutions for White Elephants
Endangered Places, Rehabs & Renovations, Saved

When a landmark gets the white elephant label, the word demolition usually surfaces. Indiana Landmarks tries to save these historic structures, helping to identify new purposes and imaginative developers.

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Newkirk Mansion, Connersville
Endangered Newkirk Mansion Saved!
Endangered Places, News, Saved

It’s one of the Indiana’s most architecturally distinctive homes, and after decades of neglect Connersville’s Newkirk Mansion is back in the hands of owners who cherish it.

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Ford Plant Indianapolis
A New Future for an Indianapolis Automotive Landmark
Endangered Places, Indiana Automotive Landmarks, News, Saved, Tours

The long vacant 1914 Ford Motor Company Plant in Indianapolis passes to new ownership this month, ensuring a sustainable future for an important automotive landmark.

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Acorn Hall, Greendale
Bringing Back Acorn Hall
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Built for a whiskey distiller in 1883, Acorn Hall in Greendale was left in limbo in recent years by a complicated foreclosure. Now, Bill and Nancy Smith are bringing the home back to its former glory. 

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Setting the Stage: Delphi Opera House takes Prize
News, Rehabs & Renovations, Saved

Heroic restoration of the city’s 1865 opera house sparks revitalization throughout downtown.

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Pennsylvania Railroad Station, Richmond Depot
Richmond Depot Finally Back on Track
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After decades of vacancy and a roller coaster ride of redevelopment proposals, Richmond’s historic Pennsylvania Railroad Station is ready to thrive for the first time since the 1970s.

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White Castle #3, Indianapolis
The Save We Crave!
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Indiana Landmarks saves one of the oldest original White Castle restaurants.

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Lessons in Revival from Wabash
News, Rehabs & Renovations, Saved, Tours

Today, as many small towns suffer population loss and the accompanying disinvestment and vacancy, Wabash remains a risk-taking, can-do place known for revitalized buildings, thriving small businesses, and capitalizing on heritage.

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