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Site of Golden Hill Totem Pole

 
 
Site of Golden Hill Totem Pole Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 8, 2015
1. Site of Golden Hill Totem Pole Marker
Inscription. A 30 foot 19th century Alaskan Haida totem stood on this site c.1905-c.1948. The totem, part of Brady Collection in Alaska Pavilion at 1904 St. Louis World's Fair, was given to David M. Parry, industrialist, whose estate once encompassed Golden Hill.
 
Erected 1992 by Indiana Historical Bureau and Golden Hill, Inc. (Marker Number 49.1992.4.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 39° 49.107′ N, 86° 11.091′ W. Marker is in Indianapolis, Indiana, in Marion County. Marker is at the intersection of Totem Lane and Spring Hollow Road, on the right when traveling south on Totem Lane. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Indianapolis IN 46208, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Benjamin Harrison (approx. half a mile away); Richard Jordan Gatling (approx. 0.6 miles away); Confederate Mound (approx. 0.6 miles away); Crown Hill (approx. 0.8 miles away); Toll House - Michigan Road (approx. 1.5 miles away); Home of Charles Warren Fairbanks
Site of Golden Hill Totem Pole Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bernard Fisher, March 8, 2015
2. Site of Golden Hill Totem Pole Marker
(approx. 1.6 miles away); North Meridian Street Historic District (approx. 1.7 miles away); Joseph W. Summers Memorial Bridge (approx. 1.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Indianapolis.
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page has been viewed 232 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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