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Department of Anthropology records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: RG-14-02-01

Scope and Contents

This collection includes files from the Department of Anthropology at Ball State University ranging from 1965 to 1988 regarding lecture series pamphlets, archaeological reports, planning documents, Museum of Anthropology booklets, field school session brochures, and Department of Anthropology promotional materials.


  • 1965-1988

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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.

Biographical Note / Historical Note / Administrative History

Anthropology is the study of humankind in all times and places. Ball State has offered a major and minor in anthropology for many years and provides instruction in four subcategories of the field: archaelogy, cultural anthropology, biological anthropology, and linguistics. In addition to the formal courses of instruction, the anthropology department also provides students with a number of extra-curricular activities and opportunities including internships, field studies, an anthropology club, and study abroad opportunities.


1 Cubic Feet (1 Box)


Arranged in the following series:

Series 1: Publications and brochures

Series 2: Archaeological field reports

Series 3: Planning documents

Department of Anthropology records
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Ball State University Archives Repository

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