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Collection: Indy Parks and Recreation

C M Weaver
C M Weaver added a note to page Unidentified park baseball game aerial, 1980s in the work Unidentified park baseball game aerial, 1980s, saying “Looking at the billboards, 1956 DeSoto was the Indy 500 Pace Car - had a 255 hp engine. ”Note Added
C M Weaver
C M Weaver added a note to page Unidentified park amateur contest in the work Unidentified park amateur contest, saying “MacAllister Center amphitheater.”Note Added
C M Weaver
C M Weaver added a note to page Unidentified location street view, 1960s in the work Unidentified location street view, 1960s, saying “The road closed sign and no pedestrians sign makes me think that this house was along Madison Ave or I-70 in an area where a side street was cut off by a highway. The industrial building with a water tower makes me think it's on the near South or...”Note Added
C M Weaver
C M Weaver added a note to page Unidentified location street view, 1950s in the work Unidentified location street view, 1950s, saying “Looks like an ice storm.”Note Added
C M Weaver
C M Weaver added a note to page Unidentified park aerials, 1960s in the work Unidentified park aerials, 1960s, saying “Shelby St. in foreground, Madison Ave in background, looking Southeast. Per Southsider Voice, Edgewood School was demolished in 1979.”Note Added
C M Weaver
C M Weaver added a note to page Unidentified park aerials, 1960s in the work Unidentified park aerials, 1960s, saying “Per Southsider Voice records, the Edgewood school was demolished in 1979, and James Whitcomb Riley Elementary opened for the 1950-1951 school year.”Note Added
C M Weaver
C M Weaver added a note to page Unidentified park aerials, 1960s in the work Unidentified park aerials, 1960s, saying “Pre 1979 - Per records from the Southsider Voice (local newspaper), the old Edgewood School was demolished in 1979. The 1979 MapIndy (Indianapolis GIS) aerial also is the first to show RISE in its present location. ”Note Added