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Delaware County Clerk's Office records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-279

Scope and Contents

This collection contains appropriation records from the Delaware County Clerk’s Office. These records show paid by the county courts for telephone service, salaries, care of juvenile offenders, and other services and supplies from 1937-1939. The juvenile court appropriations are records of fees paid to juvenile detention centers for the transportation and care of inmates from Delaware County. Also included is one jury summons from 1939.

Dates

  • 1937-1939

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

Delaware County, Indiana was organized on January 18, 1927 with Muncie as the county seat. The County Clerk is an elected county official and an officer of the county court. He or she is responsible for managing court information and serving as chief financial officer for all revenues collected on behalf of the court. In addition, the county clerk oversees and conducts all elections.

Extent

0.4 Cubic Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically.

Custodial History

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

Accruals

No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2008/03 by M. L. Read. EAD finding aid created 2012/10/22 by Julie Hausknecht. EAD finding aid revised 2013/10/30 by Rebecca Marangelli.
Title
Delaware County Clerk's Office records
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Stoeckel Archives of Local History Repository

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