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Bulgarian Orthodox Church

 
 
Bulgarian Orthodox Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2007
1. Bulgarian Orthodox Church Marker
Inscription. Original site of Saint Stephan Bulgarian Orthodox Church in 1915; relocated in 1955 to 1435 North Medford Avenue. Founded by Macedonian and Bulgarian immigrants to fulfill their religious needs and enjoyment of the traditions, customs, and fellowship of their Slavonic heritage.
 
Erected 1995 by Indiana Historical Bureau
Ladies Auxiliary of St. Stephen, and St. Stephen Church Members. (Marker Number 49.1995.1.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Indiana State Historical Bureau Markers marker series.
 
Location. 39° 46.282′ N, 86° 10.213′ W. Marker is in Indianapolis, Indiana, in Marion County. Marker is at the intersection of North Blackford Street and West New York Street, on the right when traveling south on North Blackford Street. Touch for map. Located in front of Eskenazi Hall, Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis Campus. Marker is at or near this postal address: 226 North Blackford Street, Indianapolis IN 46204, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Isaac Blackford (within shouting distance of this marker); Civil War Training Camp (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Romanian Orthodox Church
Bulgarian Orthodox Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, December 27, 2007
2. Bulgarian Orthodox Church Marker
(about 700 feet away); Camp Sullivan (Military Park) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Greek Orthodox Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of the Central Canal (approx. 0.3 miles away); McCormick Cabin Site (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Indianapolis.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 7, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 1,394 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 7, 2008, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.
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