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Shirley Puckett Sheperd papers and photographs

Identifier: MSS-298

Scope and Contents

This collection contains personal correspondence, magazines and news clippings, personal photographs, an unpublished manuscript, and other materials created by or relating to Shirley Puckett Sheperd of Muncie, Indiana for the years 1941-1995. It also three photographs of Shepard as a child: one oversized photograph and two digital photographs.


  • Creation: 1941 - 1995

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research, however photocopying and scanning of materials is prohibited.

Copyright Notice

Literary rights, including copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their legal heirs and assigns. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Archives and Special Collections. The publisher must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Biographical Note

Shirley Puckett Sheperd was born December 7, 1941 in Indianapolis, IN. In 1976, she gradated from Ball State University with a B.A. in Journalism and History.


.5 Cubic Feet (1 Box, 1 oversized photograph, 113 megabites)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged alphabetically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Archives and Special Collections as a records donation from Lisa Anderson on 2010/03/23. Addition received 2020/01/07 by Lisa Anderson.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2010/03/22 by Bridget K. Hahn. Finding aid created 2010/03/31 by Bridget K. Hahn. EAD finding aid created 2010/04/01 by Bridget K. Hahn. EAD finding aid revised 2013/11/01 by Rebecca Marangelli. Addition processing completed 2020/01/16 by Austin Bilbrey. EAD finding aid revised by Lindsey M. Vesperry.

Shirley Puckett Sheperd papers and photographs
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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