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Center for Historic Preservation Photographs, Records, and Reports

 Collection
Identifier: DADA-061

Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs, records, reports, rehabilitation plans, and National Register nominations that were produced by the Center for Historic Preservation. Many items in this collection were created in partnership with state agencies and community organizations.

Dates

  • 2004-2011

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials entirely in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Drawings and Documents Archive, Archives and Special Collections, Ball State University, Muncie, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Drawings and Documents Archive.

Biographical Note

The Center for Historic Preservation was founded in 2004 at Ball State University and worked directly with graduate students in the Historic Preservation program within the College of Architecture and Planning to produce valuable tools for facilitating preservation. The Center has worked in conjunction with Midwestern communities to help facilitate preservation projects that have helped to promote economic development and build community interest in cultural heritage. Many of the projects involved partnerships with state agencies and community organizations. The Center has successfully produced a variety of resources and tools including historic structure reports, National Register nominations, preservation plans, and other documentation related to revitalization efforts.

Extent

9.484 Cubic Feet (13 MSS Boxes, and 18 books)

Arrangement

The Center for Historic Preservation Photographs, Records, and Reports are arranged in the order they were received.

Custodial History

The Center for Historic Preservation Photographs, Records, and Reports were received in two parts. Later additions were received by Drawings and Documents Archive as a donation from Jonathan Spodek on 2017/11/01.

Accruals

No additions are expected.

Sources Used

Center for Historic Preservation website, https://www.bsu.edu/academics/centersandinstitutes/centerhistoric. Accessed 21 June 2019.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed. EAD finding aid completed 2019/07/02 by Leah Heim and Rebecca Torsell.
Title
Center for Historic Preservation Photographs, Records, and Reports
Status
Completed
Author
Created by Leah Heim and Rebecca Torsell
Date
Created 2019/07/02
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Drawings and Documents Archive Repository

Contact:
Architecture Building, Room 120
Muncie IN 47306 USA
765-285-8441
765-285-3726 (Fax)