Self-Guided Walking Tours of Irvington


Link to Irvington Oral Histories

Irvington Historic Area Preservation Plan


The guidelines for the preservation plan, are available at:

https://www.indy.gov/activity/historic-conservation-districts

Please scroll down to HISTORIC DISTRICT: IRVINGTON

The Indianapolis Historic Preservation Commission 

City-County Building
200 E. Washington St.
Suite 1842
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Tel: (317) 327- 4406
IHPC@indy.gov


The hearing schedule can be found at 

http://www.indy.gov/eGov/City/DMD/IHPC/Pages/home.aspx

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Library conducted the  majority of the interviews. The people who agreed to share their stories include community leaders, fire fighters, authors, artists, and ordinary folks. Taken together, these histories create a snapshot of how everyday life was lived and enjoyed in this distinctive Indianapolis neighborhood.

Glimpses into Irvington History

Irvington Resources

Oral Histories of Irvington 

These oral histories, part of a project sponsored by the Indiana State Library, were conducted primarily in the 1970s and 1980s. Lois Leamon of  the Indianapolis Public