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615 West Main Street house collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-326
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs, greeting cards, negatives, and newspaper clippings from the Eller family in Muncie and Anderson, Indiana ranging from the 1940s to 1990s regarding adopted pets from Anderson and Muncie animal shelters, crimes in Muncie, and family and friends photographs.The collection was found at the abandoned residence of 615 West Main Street in Muncie, Indiana. There are several photographs and documents concerning animals available for adoption....
Dates: circa 1940-1990

Anthony O. Edmonds and E. Bruce Geelhoed papers

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Identifier: RG-04-01-38
Scope and Contents This accession includes manuscripts, research files, oral histories, and indices from Anthony O. Edmonds and E. Bruce Geelhoed's 2001 book entitled, Ball State University: An Interpretive History.
Dates: undated

Calvert and Pallen family papers and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-064
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials pertaining to the various activities of the Calvert-Pallen family. The collection is divided into seven series, the first four of which include papers of each individual family member. The Truman B. Culvert series contains papers and books which relate to his personal and professional education and to his responsibilities as Director of Research and Budget in the Muncie Community Schools.The second series, Luna Culvert, contains yearbooks,...
Dates: 1899-1982

Center School historical collection

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Identifier: MSS-190
Scope and Contents 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.
Dates: 1905-2008

Charlie Anderson papers and photographs

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Identifier: MSS-249
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, newspaper articles, meeting minutes, statistics, photographs, and other records ranging from 1937 to 2006 relating to Ball Brothers Corporation, Charles Anderson's work with union leaders in the Republic of Cyprus, his research in Denmark, his career working for U.A.W. Locals 93 (Ball Corp.) and 662 (Delco Remy), and various Democratic Party candidates and politicians. Also included is an audio recording of an interview conducted with Anderson in 2006.
Dates: 1937 - 2006

David Meeks papers

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Identifier: MSS-103
Scope and Contents 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.
Dates: 1899-1964

Delaware County Habitat for Humanity records

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Identifier: MSS-307
Scope and Contents This collection includes newspaper articles, photographs, books, promotional materials, scrapbooks, etc. pertinent to Habitat for Humaity's work in throughout the Delaware County, Indiana community ranging from 1985 to 2015.
Dates: 1985-2015

Delaware County Jail research files

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Identifier: MSS-181
Scope and Contents The Delaware County Jail research files is a collection of newspaper clippings compiled and indexed by the Center for Middletown Studies. They range from 1978 to 1997, though the index only includes the newspaper clippings until 1994. These articles are clipped from the Muncie Evening Press and the Muncie Star respectively. The substance of the articles focuses mostly on the building plans of the new Delaware County Justice Center and the...
Dates: 1978-1997

Delaware County Prevent Child Abuse Council records

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Identifier: MSS-301
Scope and Contents This collection includes reports, promotional material, educational material, minutes, correspondence, newspapers, etc. from the Delaware County chapter of the Prevent Child Abuse Council ranging from 1984 to 2016.
Dates: 1984-2016

Dr. Charles Alvey papers

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Identifier: MSS-204
Scope and Contents This collection includes documentation of Dr. Alvey’s involvement in the YMCA Bible Study Program, Muncie Central High School, Ball State University, the city of Muncie, Indiana, and Hazelwood Christian Church from Dr. Charles Alvey in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1907 to 1978 regarding his affiliations and activities.
Dates: 1907-1978

East Central Neighborhood Association records

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Identifier: MSS-079
Scope and Contents The collection includes records materials related to the business and activities of the East Central Neighborhood Association. Included are guides to the Old Washington Street Festival (1979 and 1980) and the festival's Walking Tour guides (1977-1986). Additionally, the collection includes papers creating the Emily Kimbrough Historic District, a study of the neighborhood, and minutes of the Board of Directors meetings from 1989 and 1990.
Dates: 1977-1990

"Elm Street Reporter" newspaper columns

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Identifier: MSS-022
Scope and Contents The collection includes copies of the "Elm Street Reporter" columns published in the Gaston News from 1949 to 1954.
Dates: 1949-1961

Ernest Parkison education collection

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Identifier: MSS-031
Scope and Contents Materials in this collection relate to Cowan High School and Muncie High School, local glass industries, and Muncie and Delaware County businesses and activities ranging from 1886-1979.
Dates: 1886-1979

Exchange Club of Muncie records

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Identifier: MSS-289
Scope and Contents This collection includes administrative records including constitutions and bylaws, officer records including budgets and reports, meeting minutes and agendas, correspondence, membership records, committee records, newsletters and other publications, promotional material and event planning records, newspaper clippings, photographs, and artifacts from the Exchange Club of Muncie in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1921 to 2016.
Dates: 1921-2007, 2016

Fraternal Orders collection

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Identifier: MSS-010
Scope and Contents 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.
Dates: 1846-1976

Gene McCreery collection

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Identifier: MSS-303
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records ranging from 1790 to 2009 documenting the personal and professional life of Dr. Gene Sharp McCreery of Harrison Township, Delaware County, Indiana. Records include personal documents (transcripts, certificates and diplomas, land deeds, membership cards, daily planners, yearbooks, greeting cards, and correspondence); international records documenting McCreery’s humanitarian work in various countries (program administrative records, foreign language study...
Dates: 1790-2009

Indiana Bridge Company records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS-092
Scope and Contents This collection includes publications, newspaper clippings, and ledgers from the Indiana Bridge Company in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1903 to 1981 regarding the business and the steel industry.
Dates: 1903-1981

J. H. Wysor Estate, Inc. records

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Identifier: MSS-047
Scope and Contents This collection includes treasurer`s reports, minutes, account books, daybooks, receipts, account files, legal documents, newspaper clippings, photographs, and drawing plans from J. H. Wysor Estate Inc. in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1905 to 1972 regarding the company and its activities.
Dates: 1905-1972

Lincoln Lore newsletters and newspaper clippings

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Identifier: MSS-277
Scope and Contents This collection includes an Abraham Lincoln biography, brochures, newspaper clippings and Lincoln Lore newsletters ranging from 1931 to 1962 regarding Abraham Lincoln, the Lincoln National Life Foundation, and activities surrounding the late President.
Dates: 1931-1961

Mansfield-Hughes family papers

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Identifier: MSS-308
Scope and Contents This collection includes papers, newspaper clippings and scrapbooks from the Mansfield-Hughes family in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1939 to 2005.
Dates: 1939-2005

Miami Indians collection

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Identifier: MSS-004
Scope and Contents The collection was donated by Dr. Bert Anson, a professor of history at Ball State University who wrote a history of the tribe titled, The Miami Indians (1970). Much of the collection consists of items used by Dr. Anson for research of the book and includes notes, photocopies of treaties and legal proceedings, tribal genealogies, correspondence, and other materials relating to the Miami Indian tribe.The photograph series, P.002, contains approximately...
Dates: 1790-1971

Middletown articles and writings

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSC-004
Scope and Contents This collection contains articles and reviews from several authors around the country ranging from 1929 to the present regarding the various Middletown Studies.
Dates: 1929 - 2016

Muncie Central High School versus Milan High School basketball game newspaper clippings

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Identifier: MSS-235
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of newspaper clippings regarding the famous game from the Muncie Star, the Indianapolis Star, and the Indianapolis News.
Dates: 1954

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

Pi Gamma Mu records

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Identifier: RG-00-02-03
Scope and Contents This collection contains account records, membership lists, applications, flyers, departmental correspondence, national correspondence, materials from special events and guest lecturers, receipt books, blank stationery, informational brochures, handbooks, minutes of meetings, secretary-treasurer notebooks, official certificates, newspaper clippings, and a few photos from the 1930's. The collection is arranged alphabetically by category and chronologically within each category. Events covered...
Dates: 1931-2000

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

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

Robert Cunningham papers

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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

Star Soccer Club records

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Identifier: MSS-313
Scope and Contents This collection includes documents, correspondence, maps, and newspaper clippings from the Star Soccer Club in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1991 to 2002 regarding the club`s history and activities.
Dates: 1991-2002

Temple Beth-El records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-145
Scope and Contents This collection includes bulletins (monthly newsletters), correspondence, directories, minutes, reports, audiovisual recordings, photographs, and other material from Temple Beth-El in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1922-2013 regarding the history, membership, initiatives, and governance of Temple Beth-El. It also includes a videotape of "New Horizons: Jewish Liturgical Music through the Centuries," a presentation that was part of Temple Beth-El's centennial celebration. It includes three tapes...
Dates: 1922-2019