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Dr. George Jones Leighton Ford Crusade collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS-228

Scope and Contents

This collection includes records related to the organization, activities, finances, and promotion of the Crusade from Ball State University faculty member, Dr. George Jones in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1980 to 1981 regarding his activity with the Leighton Ford Crusade organization.


  • Creation: 1980-1981

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

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

In 1980 and 1981, church leaders from the Muncie, Indiana area united to participate in the Leighton Ford Crusade, in conjunction with the Billy Graham Evangelical Association. The Crusade reached over 16,000 people in over 100 churches in and around Muncie.


0.3 Cubic Feet (1 box)


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 2003/06/13 by A. Childers. Finding aid created 2003/06/13 by A. Childers. EAD finding aid created by Amanda Carver 2011/08/31. EAD finding aid revised 2011/08/31 by Bethany Fiechter.

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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