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Ford Oval of Honor video recordings

Identifier: RG-27-07-06

Scope and Contents

This collections contains digital oral history videos and transcripts for interviews with local World War II, Vietnam War, Gulf War, and Iraq War veterans between 2013 and 2018. The interviews were conducted by Chris Reidy of WIPB-TV as part of its Oval of Honor award series sponsored by Ford Motor Company. Also included are annual Ford Oval of Honor program videos about the award recipients for 2013-2015.


  • Creation: 2013 - 2018

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Literary rights, including copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their legal heirs and assigns. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Archives and Special Collections. The publisher must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.


0.1 Cubic Feet (5 DVDs, digital files)

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Custodial History

This collection was received by Archives and Special Collections as a transfer from Richard Collins (University Media Services) between 2013 and 2016.

An addition was received electronically from Heather Hunt,a producer/director at WIPB-TV, in early 2019.

Existence and Location of Copies

Digital copies of the materials in this collection are available online in the Ball State University Digital Media Repository:

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2016/12/06 by Brandon Pieczko. EAD finding aid created 2017/02/06 by Brandon Pieczko. Addition processed 2019/06/07, and finding aid updated 2019/08/23, by Ely Sheinfeld.

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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