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122 South Meridian Street (Commercial), Indianapolis, Marion County, IN



B&W Photos

HB469670
View Southwest, General Context

HB469671
View West, East Facade

HB469672
View Southeast, North And West Facades

HB469673
View Southwest, East And North Facades

HB469674
Detail, Fourth Story Of East Facade

HB469675
Detail, Third And Second Story Windows, East Facade

HB469676
Detail, Loading Dock Door And Windows, North Facade, West End

HB469677
View East, Interior General View, Third Floor

HB469678
View East, Interior General View, Fourth Floor

HB469679
Detail, North Wall Interior, Utility Cavity In Basement

HB469680
Detail, North Wall Interior, Rear Loading Dock Door


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Location
Indianapolis, IN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IN-227
Building/structure dates: 1867 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1904 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1923 subsequent work
Significance: Built in 1866-67, 122 South Meridian Street is one of the original commercial structures erected to house wholesale businesses in Indianapolis' Wholesale District. Established during the Civil War, the Wholesale District served the city and central Indiana until after the Second World War as a source of wholesale products ranging from groceries to tires and millinery. 122 South Meridian Street is a contributing structure in the Indianapolis Union Station-Wholesale District, listed in the National Register of Historic Places on July 14, 1982.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. VIEW SOUTHWEST, GENERAL CONTEXT
2. VIEW WEST, EAST FACADE
3. VIEW SOUTHEAST, NORTH AND WEST FACADES
4. VIEW SOUTHWEST, EAST AND NORTH FACADES
5. DETAIL, FOURTH STORY OF EAST FACADE
6. DETAIL, THIRD AND SECOND STORY WINDOWS, EAST FACADE
7. DETAIL, LOADING DOCK DOOR AND WINDOWS, NORTH FACADE, WEST END
8. VIEW EAST, INTERIOR GENERAL VIEW, THIRD FLOOR
9. VIEW EAST, INTERIOR GENERAL VIEW, FOURTH FLOOR
10. DETAIL, NORTH WALL INTERIOR, UTILITY CAVITY IN BASEMENT
11. DETAIL, NORTH WALL INTERIOR, REAR LOADING DOCK DOOR


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