Arsenal Technical High School mural

Arsenal Technical High School mural

The left half of this mural celebrates the nearby historic campus of Arsenal Technical High School (“Tech”) as the center of the Near Eastside.  Many of the campus’ buildings date to the Civil War period, when it was built as an arsenal for the Union army.  Converted to a high school in 1912, the campus became host to a comprehensive academic and vocational education program that was also known for strengths in the arts, graduating many famous individuals including jazz musician Freddie

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Category: Archive; Mural
Location: Near Eastside

Medium type: Paint; Wood

Date created: 2007

Associated artists


1718 E. 10th St., Indianapolis, IN, 46201


  • Image courtesy Ken Norris


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