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Sandra Barnard Marshall papers

Identifier: MSS-314

Scope and Contents

This collection includes manuscripts, computer disks, notes, and correspondence from Sandra Barnard Marshall ranging from 1998 to 2009 regarding her writings, especially Life, Love, and Tragedy in a Small Town.


  • Creation: 1998-2009

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

Sandra Sue Barnard Marshall was born in Parker City, Indiana, on April 10, 1936. She graduated from Parker High School and attended Ball State University, where she earned her bachelor`s and master`s degree in education. Following several years of teaching, Sandy began a career in the financial industry. She was a member of the Indianapolis Insurance and Financial Planning Organization and earned several awards including Life Membership in the Million Dollar Round Table. She was a skilled writer, a devotee of feline rescue and care, and completed extensive genealogy work. Sandy contributed time, resources, and gifts to Ball State University and was a member of the Quadrangle Society which recognized her for outstanding commitment to Ball State. Ms. Marshall passed away on Tuesday, May 4, 2010.


1.3 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)

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Custodial History

This collection was received by Archives and Special Collections as a donation from Philip Purcell on 2011/06/09.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2011/06/28 by Helen Boyer. EAD finding aid created 2011/06/28 by Helen Boyer. EAD finding aid revised 2011/06/28 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