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Ball State University Alumni papers and photographs

Identifier: RG-09-02-06

Scope and Contents

This collection includes scrapbooks, memorabilia, photographs, postcards, and publications from the Ball State University Alumni Center located in Muncie, Indiana ranging from circa 1890 to 2009 regarding student life, athletics, fraternities and sororities, and the physical plant.


  • Creation: 1898-2009

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice

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


7 Cubic Feet (16 Boxes)

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This collection is arranged chronologically in the following subseries::

Subseries 1: Ball State University oversize photographs

Subseries 2: Ball State University Alumni photographs

Subseries 3: Buildings and Landmarks postcards, undated

Subseries 4: Ball State University printed ephemera and memorabilia

Subseries 5: Ralph J. Whitinger memorabilia and photographs

Subseries 6: Ball State University Alumni scapbooks

Custodial History

This collection was received by Archives and Special Collections as a donation from Ball State University Alumni Center on 2009/09/13.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2009/11/18 by Abby Foltz and Carolyn F. Runyon. EAD finding aid created 2009/11/18 by Abby Foltz and Carolyn F. Runyon.

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Repository Details

Part of the Ball State University Archives Repository

Alexander M. Bracken Library
2000 W. University Avenue
Muncie Indiana 47306 USA