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Norbert W. Hart collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-323
Scope and Contents

This collection includes budgets, appropriations, reports, proceedings, and ordinances from Norbert W. Hart in Muncie, Indiana ranging from circa 1950 to 1960 regarding his position, the Auditor of Muncie.

Dates: circa 1950-1960s

Official Weather Observer`s records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-049
Scope and Contents

This collection includes official weather observers records from Veral D. Merrick in Muncie, Indiana ranging from December 1949 to May 1955 regarding the weather of Muncie, Indiana.

Dates: 1949-1955

Osborn and Bussell families papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-139
Scope and Contents

This collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, teacher's contracts, financial records, photographs, and other records for the Osborn and Bussell families of Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1922-1992.

Dates: 1922-1992

Oscar Pickett landscape painting

 Collection — map-case: 2, drawer: 14
Identifier: MSS-338
Scope and Contents

This collection includes a landscape painting by Oscar Pickett.

Dates: undated

Partners in Education Taskforce records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-293
Scope and Contents

This collection includes the minutes and agendas for Partners in Education Taskforce meetings, along relevant documents from the Taskforce secretary, from 1987-1988. Also included are reports, newsletters and brochures from Indiana Partners of Education (1966).

Dates: 1986-1988

Patricia Taylor newspaper clippings and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-226
Scope and Contents

This collection contains newspaper clippings and publications, as well as handwritten notes, collected by local area resident Patricia Taylor, relating to events, people and activities in east central Indiana, Ball State University, wars, history and presidents.

See also PSC 243 for photographs.

Dates: 1919 - 2003

People in Muncie slide collection

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 11
Identifier: S-247
Scope and Contents

This collection includes slides of people in downtown Muncie, Indiana.

Dates: undated

Peter Austin papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS-053
Scope and Contents

This collection includes supply lists and catalogs for electrical supplies, hardware and industrial merchandise (1900-1945), subject files on Muncie organizations such as the Masons and the Elks Lodge, newspapers from World War II, and maps of Muncie and the vicinity.

Dates: 1904-1970

Philander Smith papers and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-216
Scope and Contents

This collection includes correspondence, diary entries, military and genealogical records, and photographs from Philander Smith in Greenfield, Indiana ranging from 1863 to 1866 regarding his personal papers and records.

Dates: 1863-1866

Philomathean Club collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-255
Scope and Contents The collection includes the Philomathean Club’s yearbooks from 1911 through 2004, each one of which lists club members, planned programs, and other club information for the year; meeting minute books from 1935 through 2009; the club’s constitution and by-laws; tributes to deceased members; news clippings, and correspondence. Also included is a sample of the cloth yearbook cover sewn by each member and the pattern and instructions for making the cover. Artifacts include a banner presented...
Dates: 1911-2009

Picture Postcards of Muncie slide collection

 Collection — Object: S.005
Identifier: S-005
Scope and Contents

This collection includes slides of Muncie postcards.

Dates: undated

Pittenger family correspondence and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-281
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence between John and Caroline Johnson Pittenger and other members of the Pittenger family (1910-1933), advertisements from local businesses (undated), and two brochures related to local school activities (1933-1955). The Edith Pittenger Photographs (PSC 335, 1890-1970s) include photographs of natural gas wells in Delaware County, photographs of the Ball State University campus, and photographs of surgeons from Ball Memorial Hospital taken by Edith...
Dates: 1910 - 1933

Planned Parenthood sexual education collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-360
Scope and Contents This collection includes programs, curricula, articles, worksheets, books, posters, and other materials collected by Donna Bookout in Delaware County, Indiana ranging from 1965 to 2012 regarding sex education and family planning education. Includes educational materials on the subjects of abstinence, contraception, fetus and infant development, sexual assault, teen pregnancy, etc. Also includes books kept in Planned Parenthood of East Central Indiana's library as well as programs and...
Dates: 1965 - 2012

Prime Years and Savvy magazine

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-009
Scope and Contents

This collection includes copies of Prime Years and Savvy magazine ranging from 1990 to 2008 regarding senior citizens of Delaware and Madison County, Indiana.

Dates: 1990-2008

Professional Secretaries International, Munsee Chapter records and scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-121
Scope and Contents

The collection contains meeting minutes (1945-76), treasurer's reports (1981-91), annual financial statements (1959-91), board minutes (1986-91), brochures (1989), membership applicants (1970-91), officer rosters (1945-85), a petition to amend the charter (1982), guestbooks (1972-90), the CPS Award Indiana Division (1960-64), a scrapbook (1968-90), and information on disbandment (1991).

Dates: 1945-1991

Prow family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-158
Scope and Contents

The collection contains 1118 letters of correspondence dating between the years 1820-1982. Postcards dating from 1876-1988 are also included. Fifty-nine of the postcards contain writing and dates, six have writing and no dates, and 163 have no writing at all. The collection also includes 23 greeting cards, legal papers, tax receipts, birth certificates, inventories, advertisements, etchings and various miscellaneous items dating from 1776 through the 1980s.

Dates: 1776-1980

Ralph B. Ross collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-021
Scope and Contents

The content of this collection consists of the writings of Ralph B. Ross from the late 1920s through the early 1940s. They are letters to his mother Bessie L. Ross, undated journal entries, journal entries about specific topics and trips, and other titled essays.

Dates: 1927-1942

Renewed Hearts Club, Inc. records and scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-176
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of minutes of meetings, 1984-1997; newsletters, Heart Links, 1983-1997, minutes of board of directors’ meetings, financial records, correspondence and some membership lists.

Dates: 1983-1997

Reticule Club records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-203
Scope and Contents

This collection includes the consitution and by-laws, correspondence, financial information, minutes, speeches, yearbooks, and scrapbooks from the Reticule Club ranging from 1912 to 1997 regarding the club and its activities.

Dates: 1912-1997

Retired Service Volunteer Program of Delaware County records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-055
Scope and Contents

The collection contains newsletters published by the Retired Senior Volunteer Program of Delaware County.

Dates: 1975-1988

Rev. James S. Ferris Muncie Academy papers

 Collection — Box: 2, Folder: SC.023
Identifier: SC-023
Scope and Contents

This collection includes a published term anouncement from the Muncie Academy dated 1864-11-14 and a biography of Rev. James S. Ferris from the Muncie Morning Star dated 1916-06-05.

Dates: 1864, 1916

Richard A. Greene papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-001
Scope and Contents

The collection includes all of Richard A. "Dick" Greene's "Our Neighborhood" newspaper articles, which appeared in the Muncie Star from 1945 to 1983. It also contains history files of items sent to Greene while he worked at the Muncie Star. Finally, there is a personal file with Greene's biographical information.

Dates: 1837 - 1989

Riverside and Normal City project records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-019
Scope and Contents

The collections includes a project syllabus, newspaper clippings, working papers, a general history, lists of residents in Riverside and Normal City, plat map, notice of incorporation, and address cards dating from 1977.

Dates: 1881-1977

Riverside City and Normal City, Indiana: Studies in the History of Two Suburbs Project records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-074
Scope and Contents

The collection contains detailed reports on community, social clubs, businesses, transportation, architecture, population, public utilities, laws, neighborhoods, and houses in Riverside City and Normal City.

Dates: 1973-1977

Riverside Culture Club records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-062
Scope and Contents The collection includes material pertaining to the club's activities and involvement with the Muncie community. Letters, treasurer's reports, news clippings, photographs, and pamphlets provide information about the club from the date of its founding in 1902 through 1975. Certificates, such as those for community improvement and for support of the General Federation of Women's Clubs' CARE program, indicate some of the club's civic contributions. Financial statements and records, as well as...
Dates: 1907-1975

Riverside United Methodist Church records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-205
Scope and Contents

This collection includes directories, scrapbooks, building plans, postcards, publications, certificates, news clippings, programs, photographs, artifacts, audio recordings, and video recordings from Riverside United Methodist Church in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1902 to 2003 regarding the church's history, the congregation, and church activities and events.

Dates: 1902-2003

Robert Cunningham papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-271
Scope and Contents The Robert Cunningham papers consists of records documenting the personal and professional life of Robert G. Cunningham, Sr. of Muncie, Indiana ranging from circa 1890-2005. Materials in this collection include records from the City of Muncie Office of the Mayor created during Cunningham's tenure as mayor, political campaign materials, local newspaper clippings, scrapbooks from Cunningham's political and personal life, original and printed cartoons drawn by Cunningham, and local history...
Dates: circa 1890-2005

Robert D. Snider Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen Local 19 collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS-134
Scope and Contents

The collection includes the Robert D. Snider's papers including his daybooks, correspondence, memos, and records. Proceedings of the Indiana State Masonry conferences (1960-1978), yearbooks (1970-1982) and the constitution and by-laws of the Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen-Local 19 of Indiana of the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftsmen AFL-CIO Jurisdiction are also included.

Dates: 1960-1985

Round Table Club records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-173
Scope and Contents

This collection includes constitution and by-laws, meeting minutes, programs, reports, and scrapbooks from the Roundtable Club in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1900 to 1997 regarding the club and its activities.

Dates: 1900-1997

Ryan-Stradling-Shirey-Puntenney-Tuhey families papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-127
Scope and Contents

The collection of family history contains newspaper clippings, funeral notices, a Ryan family publication, a genealogy of the Stradling family, correspondence, and photographs. Most notably, this collection contains the Civil War letters of John D. Stradling, and the personal papers of J. C. Ryan documenting Muncie businesses and relief work in Trebizond, Turkey.

Dates: 1853-1914