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Obelisk Square
FormatPostcard
Description2 pages
LanguageEnglish
City, StateIndianapolis, IN
DenominationFraternal Organizations
SubjectFine Arts
NotesThis is the central square of the famed Indiana World War Memorial Plaza. Its centerpiece is a black granite obelisk, rising 100 feet above a pink granite base. At night it is illuminated by multi-colored lights, reflected through spraying fountains which create a perpetual mist above the surrounding pool. At the left is the Scottish Rite Cathedral and in the background the national headquarters of the American Legion and the Central Public Library.
CollectionJames R. Tanis Collection of Church Postcards
ContributorPrinceton Theological Seminary
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