Indiana Landmarks News

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Vincennes historic district demos
News

Demolitions by Vincennes University continue to level blocks of historic buildings, including recent destruction of several homes within the city’s historic district.

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News, Sacred Places, Uncategorized

When congregations shrink, they face a tough preservation challenge: figuring out how to maintain their historic houses of worship. Across the state, Indiana Landmarks is offering advice and ideas for saving these important places.

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Endangered Places, News, Rehabs & Renovations

Insurance company Point Comfort Underwriters repurposed the former German social club and gym in Indianapolis for its company headquarters, reversing decades of deterioration and bringing back the landmark’s original features.

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Jilly's Gifts, Cambridge City
News

When Jilly’s Gift and Garden store opened in downtown Cambridge City earlier this month, it marked the end of a journey for the small building — one that began 146 years ago and 150 miles away.

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McWilliams Home, Madison
News, Rehabs & Renovations

Veteran rehabbers Sally and Kenneth McWilliams invite readers to follow restoration of their 1876 Madison home on Sally’s blog, where they can enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at the transformation.

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Kendallville High School, Noble County
Endangered Places, News

Over the objections of residents and community leaders, the East Noble Community School Corporation board recently voted to demolish the historic Kendallville High School

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St. Joe Hill Rectory, Clark County
News

A southern Indiana parish hopes to find a nonprofit group to occupy and maintain its nineteenth-century rectory in exchange for nominal rent.

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Stutz House, 3190 North Meridian Street, Indianapolis
Indiana Automotive Landmarks

Last year, Mapleton-Fall Creek Development Corporation officially made the move to the 1923 Stutz house in Indianapolis after completing a $300,000 renovation.

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Chesterton train car restrooms
News, Rehabs & Renovations

Honoring its railroad heritage, Chesterton repurposes a historic boxcar and train caboose to serve as public restrooms and gathering space at a popular town park.

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