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Herman Krannert, Normandy Farms and Traders Point

In the early 20th century, the Traders Point area became the location of choice for some of Marion County‚Äôs wealthier residents, including Department Store pioneers William H. Block & L.S. Ayres, Eli Lilly, J. K. Lilly, Industrialist Harold Ransburg, and … Continue reading

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J. K. Lilly, Jr. and Traders Point area

Friday, June 13, 2008 Josiah Kirby Lilly, Jr. (1893-1966) was the youngest son of J.K. Lilly Sr. He earned a pharmacy degree from the University of Michigan and entered the family business in 1914. He focused on personnel and marketing. … Continue reading

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Landscape Architecture Students and Traders Point!

Monday, April 28, 2008 Over the previous 3 months, three Purdue University Landscape Architecture students have been working on a project regarding the Traders Point Triangle area, an area ranging from Lafayette Road on the south to Hunt Club Road … Continue reading

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