Indianapolis in Marion County, Indiana — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Erected 1994 by Indiana Historical Bureau with support from individuals and organizations dedicated to preserving the heritage of Indiana Avenue. (Marker Number 49.1994.2.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: African Americans. In addition, it is included in the Indiana Historical Bureau Markers series list.
Location. 39° 46.516′ N, 86° 9.988′ W. Marker is in Indianapolis, Indiana, in Marion County. Marker is at the intersection of Indiana Avenue and N. West Street, on the right when traveling north on Indiana Avenue. Marker is located at the SE corner on the traffic island, West Street & Indiana Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Indianapolis IN 46202, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distanceJames Overall (within shouting distance of this marker); Madame C.J. Walker Timeline (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (about 700 feet away); USS Indianapolis CA-35 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Talking Wall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mary Cable / School No. 4 Site (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jones Tabernacle A.M.E. Zion Church Site (approx. ¼ mile away); Camp Sullivan (Military Park) (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Indianapolis.
Credits. This page was last revised on December 30, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 17, 2016, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 213 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 17, 2016, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. 5. submitted on December 30, 2018, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.