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U. S. Arsenal, Arsenal Building, 1500 East Michigan Street, Indianapolis, Marion County, IN



See 25 maps of this location


B&W Photos

HB461529
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB461530
Historic American Buildings Survey 1863 Topographical Plan Of The Indianapolis Arsenal Site Archived At The National Archives, Washington, D

HB461531
Historic American Buildings Survey Original In Indiana Historical Society Library 'board Of School Commission Building January, 1917 At Tech


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Item Title


Location
1500 East Michigan Street, Indianapolis, IN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IN-66
Building/structure dates: 1864 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1932 subsequent work
Significance: The Arsenal Building was erected during the Civil War. It was the most important military building in the city and its massive scale was undoubtedly intended to be an expression of military strength.

Related Names
Hodgson, Isaac
Treadwell, Capt. T. J.


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August, 1970 GENERAL VIEW OF SOUTH FRONT
2. Historic American Buildings Survey 1863 TOPOGRAPHICAL PLAN OF THE INDIANAPOLIS ARSENAL SITE Archived at the National Archives, Washington, D. C. Photocopy of the Plan (1977)
3. Historic American Buildings Survey Original in Indiana Historical Society Library 'BOARD OF SCHOOL COMMISSION BUILDING JANUARY, 1917 AT TECH. GROUNDS'


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