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Official Weather Observer`s records

Identifier: MSS-049

Scope and Contents

This collection includes official weather observers records from Veral D. Merrick in Muncie, Indiana ranging from December 1949 to May 1955 regarding the weather of Muncie, Indiana.


  • Creation: 1949-1955

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.

Historical Note

The weather records in this collection were taken by Veral D. Merrick of the U.S. Department of Commerce. The collection was accessioned in 1981 after it was found in a box of miscellaneous materials in the archives. The donor is unknown.


0.3 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Archives and Special Collections as a donation.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 1994/02/18 by M. Sears. Collection processing revision completed 1996/04/02 by M. Seelinger. EAD finding aid created 2011/10/11 by Ashley Poynter. EAD finding aid revised 2011/10/11 by Bethany Fiechter.

Description rules
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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