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Woodruff Place, East, West, & Middle Drives, Indianapolis, Marion County, IN



See 28 maps of this location


B&W Photos

HB461690
Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy Of Lithograph By Braden And Burford, Ca

HB461691
Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy Ca

HB461692
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB461693
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB461694
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB461695
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB461696
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB461697
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB461698
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB461699
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB461700
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB461701
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB461702
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E

HB461703
Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E


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Supplemental Material


Item Title


Location
& Middle Drives, Indianapolis, IN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS IN-67
Building/structure dates: 1872 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1872 subsequent work
Significance: Woodruff Place was platted as a residential area in 1872. It is an early example of city planning designed to bring beauty into a residential area by means of landscaped esplanades, cast iron statuary and fountains, and regulated set backs. It continues to function today as a residential area with no commercial structures.

Related Names
Woodruff, James O.


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy of lithograph by Braden and Burford, ca. 1888 archived at Indiana Historical Society Library ENTRANCE TO WOODRUFF PLACE
2. Historic American Buildings Survey Photocopy ca. 1888, Photographer and Source of Photo Unknown VIEW OF LARGE FOUNTAIN AT INTERSECTION OF CROSS DRIVE AND EAST DRIVE, LOOKING NORTH
3. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 SIMPLE POOL WITH SEATED FEMALE FIGURE IN CENTER
4. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 DOUBLE FOUNTAIN AND POOL
5. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 LARGE URN ON PEDESTAL
6. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 URN WITH SCALLOPED EDGE
7. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 ORNAMENTED URN WITH CHERUB
8. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 STATUE OF A WOMAN IN A TOGA
9. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 DOG STATUE
10. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 SPHINX
11. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 FOUNTAIN AND POOL WITH STANDING FIGURE OF LIBERTY WITH A SHIELD TAKEN FROM A DISTANCE
12. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 CLOSE- UP OF PATRIOTIC STATUE IN POOL (LIBERTY HOLDING A SHIELD)
13. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 URN WITH FOUR ORNATE HANDLES AND CARTOUCHE
14. Historic American Buildings Survey Jack E. Boucher, Photographer, August 1970 'HANDLES' ON LARGE URN: DETAIL OF TWO HANDLES TAKEN OF URN WITH FOUR ORNATE HANDLES AND CARTOUCHE


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