September 6, 2019

Members of the Propylaeum have been active in the Women’s Movement throughout the organization’s history. Beginning with our founder, May Wright Sewall, members have taken roles in suffrage, reform, and equality struggles.

May Wright Sewall was a leader in the women’s m...

September 6, 2019

 "Ain’t I a Woman?”: The Evolution of Women in Politics – A Spirit & Place Event

Come to the table to join us for a discussion of the incomplete legacy of the woman’s suffrage movement on November 7 from 6:00-8:30. The Propylaeum has partnered with central Indiana organ...

March 6, 2019

Need to refresh your knowledge of the Women’s Suffrage Movement? The Indianapolis Public Library holds several titles for all reading levels.

If you are looking for a book that is not too taxing, or to share with

children try Bold & Brave: Ten Heroes Who Won Women the Ri...

March 6, 2019

After 130 years as an organization, we have had many individuals who have been members. I am an obituary reader and have found wonderful testimonies of the accomplished women who have been a part of the Propylaeum. While working on projects related to the Women’s Suffr...

March 6, 2019

The tenants in the townhouse apartment noticed a damp wall, and what was thought to be a small leak turned into a major repair.  The chimney, flue pipe, and flat roofing on the carriage house were all replaced. The chimney had gaps in the mortar and the flat roofing ha...

February 6, 2019

Although set back at the southwest corner of the property, the Carriage House has served multiple purposes since its construction in 1890. The main portion of the building originally held the carriages, horses, and living space for grooms and male employees of the fami...

November 2, 2018

The Propylaeum Board adopted the 2019-2021 Strategic Plan at the October meeting. Now the work begins to implement the strategies for meeting the goals outlined in the plan. During the planning process, the board and consultants discussed ways for the Prop to thrive wh...

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