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Althea L. Stoeckel local history laboratory course essays
This collection includes three collections of student essays from Althea Stoeckel's history laboratory courses edited by Althea Stoeckel ranging from 1969 to 1975.
Arthur Andrew Olson III research collection
This collection includes essays, articles and other research material created or collected by Arthur Andrew Olson III ranging from 2009 to 2016 regarding the lineage and life of David Kilgore (1804-1879) and other related topics in Delaware County and Indiana history including the settlement and relocation of Native American peoples, state and national politics, and railroads during the period between Indiana statehood and the era of Reconstruction following the United States Civil War.
Calvert and Pallen family papers and photographs
Center School historical collection
This collection includes copies of the school`s newspaper, the Center Chatter, from 1930-1963; the school`s yearbook, Memoria, from 1963-1966; personal memorabilia from graduates; and copies of the 1999 Indiana Heritage Research grant application that made this collection possible.
David Dale family papers
This collection includes genealogical research including research notes, family relations worksheets, and photocopies of municipal records; photocopied documents from the 1926 George R. Dale contempt of court trial include newspaper clippings, telegrams, letters, and cartoons from David Dale in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1790 to 1995 regarding David Dale`s family history.
David Meeks papers
The collection includes correspondence, a daybook, newspaper clippings, a Holy Card, and publications from David Meeks in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1899 to 1964 regarding David Meeks and his activities.
Delaware County School Superintendent records
This collection includes reports, meeting minutes, correspondence, financial records, seminary documents, board of trustee documents, personnel directories, school record books, and pupil and teacher home records from the Delaware County School Superintendent in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1830 to 1968 regarding activities within the Muncie Community School Corporation.
Delaware-Muncie Metropolitan Plan Commission records
This collection includes annual reports, minutes, budget information, agendas, plans and reports, deeds, brochures and newspaper clippings from the Delaware-Muncie Metropolitan Plan Commission in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1827 to 1998 regarding the group's administrative records and various projects undertaken.
Elizabeth Brooker Delaware County history collection
This collection includes programs, directories, lists, pamphlets, and photographs of razed homes and businesses as well as publications from high schools and founding members from Psi Iota Xi sorority from Elizabeth Brooker in Delaware County ranging from 1881 to 1973 regarding Mrs. Brooker and her activities.
Fraternal Orders collection
The collection includes pamphlets, clippings, and other documents related to the formation of the following local lodges: the Masons, the Knights of Pythias, the Odd Fellows, and the Redmen.
Frederick Putnam diaries
The collection includes the 13 volume diary of Frederick Putnam, dating from May 1846 to January 1900. The diaries contain Putnam’s reflections and observations of various events that occurred during his life as a resident of Muncie. Also included are transcriptions of the diaries dated 1846 to 1883 and photocopies of the diaries dated 1883 to 1900.
Gene McCreery collection
General William Harrison Kemper papers
This collection includes scrapbooks, correspondence, diaries, publications, newspaper clippings and speeches by Dr. Kemper from 1859-1927. The scrapbooks include information on Dr. Kemper’s travels, including trips to Egypt and Europe, from 1905 to 1913. The correspondence series includes letters between Dr. Kemper and Hattie Kemper during and after the Civil War, from 1859 to 1875.
Indian Reserves collection
This collection includes an article by Dolores M. Lahrman and Ross S. Johnson describing Indian landholdings in Delaware County and subsequent claims filed in regard to sale of those lands. It also provides an overview for the rest of the collection, which consists primarily of supporting documentation in the form of photocopies of records held at the National Archives and Records Administration in Washington, DC.
John K. "Jack" Carmichael papers
John Nelson Bell papers
This collection is divided into three series: account books, which contains Dr. Bell’s financial dealings, including payment from patients and money paid out for supplies; daybooks, which gives names of patients, reason for doctor's visit and charge for services; PSC.113 contains two picture postcards, one of Dr. Bell and one of Dr. Bell and his daughter.
Mansfield-Hughes family papers
This collection includes papers, newspaper clippings and scrapbooks from the Mansfield-Hughes family in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1939 to 2005.
Mary Alice and Don Lanning Boy and Girl Scouts of America papers and records
Mary Martha Club records
This collection includes newspaper clippings, yearbooks, minutes, program activities, treasurer`s reports, photographs, and correspondence from the Mary Martha Club in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1881 to 1977 regarding the group and its activities.
Muncie Central High School collection
Muncie City Council ledgers
Muncie City Improvement Resolutions collection
This collection includes city ordinances and resolutions from the City Clerk's office in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1891-1922, predominantly 1893-1919, regarding street, alley, sidewalk, and sewer improvements in Muncie, Indiana and surrounding areas.
Muncie Common Council records
This collection includes agendas, minutes, a report from the street committee, and pamphlets from the Muncie Common Council in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1884 to 1991 regarding the committee and its activities.
Muncie Community Schools records
This collection includes personnel directories, annual reports, financial reports, commencement programs, program proposals, newsletters, and calendars from the Muncie Community Schools in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1874 to 1995 regarding staffing, educational programs and other school activities.
Muncie Matinee Musicale records and photographs
This collection includes administrative records, correspondence, programs, scrapbooks, secretaries' records books, secretaries' reports, yearbooks, and Student and Junior Matinee Musicale records and scrapbooks from the Muncie Matinee Musicale club in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1889 to 2001 regarding club history and administration, and Matinee Musicale and Junior Matinee Musicale events and activities.
Richard A. Greene papers
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.
Robert Cunningham papers
Ryan-Stradling-Shirey-Puntenney-Tuhey families papers
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.
The Morning News newspaper
This collection consists of one bound volume of issues of The Morning News newspaper published in Muncie, Indiana from January to June 1894.
Thomas Jefferson Bowles family papers
- Stoeckel Archives of Local History 32
- Ball State University Archives 1
- Delaware County (Ind.) 28
- Muncie (Ind.) 27
- Delaware County (Ind.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 26
- Muncie (Ind.) -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 26
- Stoeckel Archives of Local History 26
- Delaware County (Ind.) -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 24
- Documents 22
- Correspondence 13
- Newspapers 10
- Photographs 9
- Education 7
- Church history 5
- Clippings 5
- Local history 5
- Scrapbooks 5
- Clubs 4
- Delaware County (Ind.) -- History -- 21st century -- Sources 4
- Financial records 4
- Genealogy 4 + ∧ less