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Crown Hill Cemetery, Gateway, 3402 Boulevard Place, Indianapolis, Marion County, IN

Crown Hill Cemetery, Gateway, 3402 Boulevard Place, Indianapolis, Marion County, IN

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Summary

Significance: The Crown Hill Cemetery Gateway was designed by Adolf Scherrer, an Indianapolis architect of Swiss origins. It was completed in November 1885 in time for the funeral of Vice-President Thomas A. Hendricks. This is an excellent example of high Victorian Gothic architectural design.
Survey number: HABS IN-57
Building/structure dates: 1885 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: ca. 1904 Subsequent Work

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Scherrer, Adolph
Vonnegut, Mr
Bohn, Mr
Hendricks, Thomas A
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
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Location

Indianapolis (Ind.)39.81735, -86.16392
Google Map of 39.8173523, -86.1639155
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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