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Civil War Arsenal 1861 - 1864

 
 
Civil War Arsenal 1861 - 1864 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
1. Civil War Arsenal 1861 - 1864 Marker
Inscription. Governor Oliver P. Morton established a state arsenal to supply Indiana's troops with ammunition. First located adjacent to the State Capitol, the arsenal was later moved to the present site of Arsenal Technical High School.
 
Erected 1964 by Erected by the Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission, (1963). (Marker Number 49.1964.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 39° 46.124′ N, 86° 9.714′ W. Marker is in Indianapolis, Indiana, in Marion County. Marker is at the intersection of North Capitol Avenue and West Market Street, on the right when traveling south on North Capitol Avenue. Touch for map. Located at the East Entrance of the Indiana State House - on the right side in Indianapolis, Indiana. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 West Washington Street, Indianapolis IN 46204, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oliver Perry Morton (a few steps from this marker); The Lincoln Funeral Train (within shouting distance of this marker); State Capitol (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Andrews Hendricks
Wide View - - Civil War Arsenal 1861 - 1864 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
2. Wide View - - Civil War Arsenal 1861 - 1864 Marker
(about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Indiana State House (about 600 feet away); 1907 Indiana Eugenics Law (about 600 feet away); The National Road (about 600 feet away); Indianapolis Times (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Indianapolis.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Looking North - - Civil War Arsenal 1861 - 1864 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
3. Looking North - - Civil War Arsenal 1861 - 1864 Marker
North/East corner - - Indiana State House - - Indianapolis, Indiana image. Click for full size.
By Courtesy:: Marilyn S. Wolf, May 20, 2012
4. North/East corner - - Indiana State House - - Indianapolis, Indiana
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 21, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. This page has been viewed 632 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 21, 2012, by Al Wolf of Veedersburg, Indiana. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.
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