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L.A. Pittenger family papers and photographs

Identifier: MSS-364

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a newspaper article, an honorary degree, family reunion invitations, and photographs from the family of L.A. Pittenger in Muncie, Indiana ranging from circa 1890 to 1965.


  • Creation: circa 1890-1965

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

David W. Bailey is the great-nephew of L.A. Pittenger and the grandson of Dora Pittenger Bailey, the sister of L.A. Pittenger. Dora Bailey was born in 1877. Bailey graduated from Ball State University's College of Architecture and Planning in 1971.


0.3 Cubic Feet (1 box)

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This collection is arranged alphabetically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Archives and Special Collections as a donation David W. Bailey on 2016/06/21.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2016/06/21 by Rebecca Marangelli. EAD finding aid created 2016/06/21 by Rebecca Marangelli.

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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