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Indiana State Board of Accounts records

Identifier: MSS-080

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a list of public officials from the state offices, legislative assemblies, judicial departments, federal government, county offices, city offices, and township offices for the state of Indiana for each year from 1935 to 1979.


  • 1935-1979

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

As an agency of the executive branch, the State Board of Accounts audits the financial statements of all governmental units within the state, including cities, towns, utilities, schools, counties, license branches, state agencies, hospitals, libraries, townships, and state colleges and universities. The agency, as a part of the audit process, renders opinions on the fairness of presentation of the various units financial statements in accordance with the same professional auditing standards required of all independent audit organizations. Investigatory audits are performed to reveal fraud or noncompliance with local, state and federal statutes.

Information supplied from the Indiana State Board of Accounts website:


0.6 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

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


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 1991/04/24 by K. Dean. Collection processing completed 1994/02/18 by M. Sears. EAD finding aid created 2012/10/02 by Julie Hausknecht. EAD finding aid revised 2012/10/09 by Bethany Fiechter.

Indiana State Board of Accounts 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