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Ovid Butler, Sr. (49.2007.2)
Indianapolis
Marion County, Indiana

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Ovid Butler, Sr. Historic Marker Dedication

The "Ovid Butler, Sr." State Historical Marker was dedicated on Saturday, June 23, 2007 in Indianapolis. Pamela Bennett, Director of the Indiana Historical Bureau, spoke at the dedication ceremony.

Ovid Butler, Sr. Historic Marker Dedication

The marker was installed in the yard of "Forest Home," the house where Butler lived until his death.

Ovid Butler, Sr. Historic Marker Dedication

Ovid Butler, Sr. Historic Marker Dedication

Ovid Butler, Sr. Historic Marker Dedication

(From left) Lynn Molzian, President of the Old Northside Foundation, sponsor of the marker; Rob Quirey, owner of the property; and Dr. Tom Mote, the marker applicant, pose with the marker.

Ovid Butler, Sr. Historic Marker Dedication