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Indianapolis Crossroads of Culture collection

Identifier: L414

Scope and Contents

This collection includes brochures, fact sheets, maps, a project report and a handbook for use by schools from various creators in Indianapolis ranging from 1981 to 1982 regarding culture in Indianapolis.


  • 1981-1982

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Administrative History

The Indianapolis Crossroads of Culture campaign was launched under the aegis of the Indianapolis Project to generated broader local support as well as increased national recognition of the arts in Indianapolis. The campaign marked the first time the arts groups in Indianapolis had come together for mutual promotion. The Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce, Indianapolis Convention and Visitors Bureau and the City of Indianapolis were also sponsors.


Dalton, William D. “Indianapolis Project.” In The Encyclopedia of Indianapolis, p. 803-804. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 1994.


0.3 Cubic Feet (1 manuscript box)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2013/23/30 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2013/23/30 by Edythe Huffman.
Indianapolis Crossroads of Culture collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.