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Department of History records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-035

Scope and Contents

This collection includes committee and departmental minutes, correspondence, budget documents, curriculum planning documents, departmental policy documentation, lecture series records, course schedules, statistics, and other departmental records from the Ball State University Department of History ranging from 1959 to 2003.


  • Creation: 1959 - 2020

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Historical Note

The Department of History was founded in 1918 as one of the courses of study at the Ball State Teachers College. The department's offered courses in European and American history. Today, the department offers programs in pre-graduate history, general history, public history, and social studies education.


18.2 Cubic Feet (20 Boxes)


This collection is arranged alphabetically.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2015/03/05 by Nicholas Favela.

Department of History records
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Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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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