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Delaware County EMS Commission records

Identifier: MSS-140

Scope and Contents

This collection includes reports, minutes, statements of purpose, by-laws, legislative acts, and other records that document the activities of the Delaware County EMS Commission between 1970 and 1983.


  • 1970-1983

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

The Delaware County EMS Commission was incorporated as Muncie/Delaware Regional Commission on Emergency Medical Service, Inc. on July 24, 1975 with the purpose of mobilizing and coordinating emergency medical services for Delaware County, and to set precedence for other counties in Region 6.

Additionally, the Muncie/Delaware Regional Commission on Emergency Medical Service recommends standards for emergency medical services, coordinates all groups and organizations which might be involved in the delivery of emergency medical services, investigates funding, implements a public education program regarding the utilization of emergency medical services, brings together private, political, and medical sectors of the community for planning emergency medical services, and carries out activities through task forces.


1.8 Cubic Feet (3 boxes)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged into the following series:

Series 1: Administrative records, 1970-1981, undated

Series 2: Forms, 1976-1978, undated

Series 3: Meeting minutes, 1975-1983

Series 4: Reports, 1976-1980

Series 5: Training and certification documents, 1979-1980, undated

Custodial History

This collection was received by Archives and Special Collections as a donation Marshal Sipe on 1993/07/16.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

EAD finding aid created 2012/10/09 by Julie Hausknecht. EAD finding aid revised 2013/08/02 by Leslie Nellis.

Delaware County EMS Commission 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