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Crown Hill Cemetery, Gateway, 3402 Boulevard Place, Indianapolis, Marion County, IN



See 19 maps of this location


B&W Photos

HB460694
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB460695
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB460696
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB460697
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB460698
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB460699
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E


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Supplemental Material


Item Title


Location
3402 Boulevard Place, Indianapolis, IN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IN-57
Building/structure dates: 1885 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1904 subsequent work
Significance: The Crown Hill Cemetery Gateway was designed by Adolf Scherrer, an Indianapolis architect of Swiss origins. It was completed in November 1885 in time for the funeral of Vice-President Thomas A. Hendricks. This is an excellent example of high Victorian Gothic architectural design.

Related Names
Scherrer, Adolph
Vonnegut, Mr
Bohn, Mr
Hendricks, Thomas A.


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 EAST ELEVATION, LOOKING WEST INTO THE CEMETERY
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 VIEW FROM NORTHEAST
3. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 ANGLE VIEW FROM SOUTHEAST
4. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 SILHOUETTE FROM WEST
5. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 SILHOUETTE VIEW OF UPPER PORTION FROM WEST
6. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 DETAIL OF WROUGHT-IRON GATE


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