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Evelyn Hoke papers, 1884-1978

Identifier: RG-20-04-33.03

Scope and Contents

This collection includes campus faculty files, exhibition photographs, buttons, yearbooks and assorted Ball State Teacher College reading materials from Evelyn Hoke in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1884 to 1972


  • Creation: 1938 - 1968

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

Evelyn Hoke was born in Sangamon County, Illinois. She got a bachelor's degree in science and mathematics from University of Illinois in 1926 and Masters of Science degree in 1938 from University of Michigan. Hoke was appointed Director of Teaching Materials Service in 1939 and stayed in that position until she retired on 1969 to join the Peace Corps. Right before her retirement, Evelyn Hoke received an National Education Association award for being a pioneer in audio-visual education.


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Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/09/23 by Kasey Mock.

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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