History Happy Hour – Indiana’s Store: The History of L.S. Ayres

Presented by Indiana Historical Society at Online/Virtual Space

Dec 08 2022
History Happy Hour – Indiana’s Store: The History of L.S. Ayres

This free online event will celebrate L.S. Ayres and its history in Indianapolis.

Over 150 years ago Lyman Ayres acquired a controlling interest in a small dry-goods store in Indianapolis. A few years later he would rename the store L.S. Ayres and Company. For more than 100 years L.S. Ayres was a part of Indiana culture, with stores across the state and its famous Tea Room.

In celebration of the 150th anniversary, this free online event will reflect on the history and significance of L.S. Ayres throughout the years with Kenneth Turchi, author of L.S. Ayres and Company: The

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  • Dec 8, 2022 at 05:30 pm - 06:30 pm (Thu)

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This is a free online event. Registration closes 2 hours prior to the start of the program.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

COVID-19 Details

Reservations required: Yes
Limited capacity: No

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