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Soil and Recreation Committee records

Identifier: MSS-008

Scope and Contents

This collection includes soil surveys of Delaware County, Indiana from 1915, 1968 and 1972. Also included is a soil map (1970) and related resource facts from the United States Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service.


  • Creation: 1915-1972

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

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.

Historical Note

This collection contains research findings by the Ball State University Department of Anthropology in 1969-1970. The collection was donated to Archives and Special Collections by George Genz in May 1976. Genz was a professor in the Anthropology Department and a member of the Middletown Studies Committee at that time.


0.3 Cubic Feet (1 box)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Archives and Special Collections as a donation from George Genz on 1976/05/03.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 1982/01/12 by David Tambo. Finding aid completed 1982/01/12 by David Tambo. Finding aid revised 1994/04/24 by M. Sears. Finding aid revised 2007/04/24 by M. Read. EAD finding aid completed 2012/02/01 by Julie Hausknecht. EAD finding aid revised 2012/06/19 by Bethany Fiechter.

Soil and Recreation Committee records
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Repository Details

Part of the Stoeckel Archives of Local History Repository

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