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Aladdin Manufacturing Company records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS-244
Scope and Contents This collection includes issues of the Mystic Light of the Aladdin Knights, a bimonthly newsletter for collectors of Aladdin memorabilia and the products of the Aladdin Manufacturing Company, Aladdin Electric Lamps, and Aladdin Industries/Aladdin Mantle Company as well as a 2004 Aladdin Mantle Lamp Company catalog in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1983 to 2013 regarding the lamp industry.
Dates: 1983-2013

Architecturally Historic Muncie Homes slides

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 14
Identifier: S-250
Scope and Contents This collection includes slides featuring architecturally unique homes in Muncie, Indiana.
Dates: undated

Ball Memorial Hospital Auxiliary records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-349
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records documenting the volunteer activities of the Ball Memorial Hospital Auxiliary between 1934 and 2012. Records include by-laws, narrative histories, Board of Directors meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, newsletters, member directories, event invitations and promotional material, and photographs.
Dates: 1934 - 2012

Black Middletown project records

 Collection
Identifier: MSC-002
Scope and Contents This collection contains completed survey forms and survey processing records (codebooks, cross tabulations, and frequency tables); correspondence, grant proposals, and other administrative and project planning records; newspaper clippings, research articles, and other reference material; and oral history interview audio recordings and transcripts from the Black Middletown research project ranging from 1968 to 1986.
Dates: 1968 - 1986

Bracken family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-344
Scope and Contents This collection includes journals, notebooks, correspondence, professional records, political awards, autographs, genealogies, photographs, video recordings, scrapbooks, and realia from the Bracken family in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1776 to 2010 regarding Bracken family genealogy and Civil War history, Muncie and Delaware County history, Ball Corporation, and the Ball State University Board of Trustees.
Dates: circa 1776-2010

Buildings in Downtown Muncie slide collection

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 12
Identifier: S-248
Scope and Contents This collection includes slides of various buildings in downtown Muncie, Indiana.
Dates: undated

Camp Isanogel records and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-362
Scope and Contents This collection includes reports, brochures, newspaper clippings, newsletters, scrapbooks, photographs, video recordings, and other materials from Camp Isanogel in Delaware County, Indiana ranging from 1907 to 2010 regarding camping activities and camp patrons.
Dates: 1907 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1934 - 2010

Delaware County Historical Society records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-369
Scope and Contents This collection consists of records and photographs from the Delaware County Historical Society (previously, Delaware County Historical Alliance) in Muncie, Indiana ranging from circa 1920s to 2017. Records include Board of Directors meeting minutes, bylaws, correspondence, financial statements, mission statements and policy documents, membership listings, newsletters, informational pamphlets, and calendars. Photographs include images of historic homes and other buildings in Delaware County...
Dates: circa 1920s-2005, 2015-2017

Eva Boland collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-311
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, ephemera, and photographs from Eva Boland in Muncie, Indiana ranging from circa 1900 to 1920 regarding her family and activities.
Dates: circa 1900-1920

Exchange Club of Muncie records

 Collection
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

Field Day slide collection

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 13
Identifier: S-249
Scope and Contents This collection includes slides from a field day event in Muncie, Indiana.
Dates: undated

First Baptist Church, Muncie, Indiana records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-081
Scope and Contents This collection contains organizational records from the First Baptist Church of Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1859 to 2014. The paper portion of collection primarily consists of photocopies of original volumes that were retained by the church. The photocopies are organized by volume, as they appear in the original records, and include correspondence, annual reports, membership records, board meeting minutes and reports, women's department records, church histories, newsletters, directories, a...
Dates: 1859-2014

Flood of 1913 slide collection

 Collection — Object: S.007
Identifier: S-007
Scope and Contents This collection includes slides from the flood in Muncie, Indiana in 1913.
Dates: 1913

Gene McCreery collection

 Collection
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

J. Paul Mitchell papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG-04-01-28
Scope and Contents The J. Paul Mitchell Collection includes research pertaining to various projects including the publication “A History of Negroes in Muncie,” containing oral history interviews, correspondence, census information, the Delaware-Muncie Planning Commission, AntiPoverty Corporation, and other community outreach groups.Only a limited amount of the collection is devoted to Mitchell’s own work as a professor for Ball State. Examination books and essays are included, but the bulk of the...
Dates: 1964-1978

J. Todd Rash Muncie Neighborhood slides

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: S.251
Identifier: S-251
Scope and Contents This collection includes slides from various neighborhoods in Muncie, Indiana.
Dates: circa 1980s

L.A. Pittenger family papers and photographs

 Collection
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.
Dates: circa 1890-1965

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

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

Robert Vandevender collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-359
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers and photographs from Robert L. Vandevender II ranging from 1933 to 1993 and includes photographs of Hartford City Civil War Days, the Vandevender family, house renovations, and Muncie Police badges; digital photographs of Blaine Elementary School's 1940 kindergarten class (students named include Evelyn Matthews, Anglin Vandevender, Richard and Harold Stanley, Cecil Alfront, and Margaret Kennedy); and digitized materials from a 1975 Independent Order of Odd...
Dates: 1933-1993

Steve Talley, Documenting Deindustrialization in Middletown: A Photographic Essay

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: P-041
Scope and Contents This collection contains a 2006 photographic essay by Steve Talley titled "Documenting Deindustrialization in Middletown: A Photographic Essay." The essay documents the changing post-industrial landscape in Muncie, including photographs of abandoned factories and plants. Also includes photographs of BorgWarner (which was still in business at the time), Ball State University, the Ball family homes, the Muncie Mall, Ball Memorial Hospital, and other various businesses and homes in the Muncie...
Dates: 2006

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

The Muncie Weekly News and Delaware County Sports Times collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-358
Scope and Contents This collection includes newspapers, photographs, and other records ranging from 1961 to 1983 for the weekly newspapers The Muncie Weekly News (1975-1982) and the Delaware County Sports Times (1982). Both newspapers were published by Joe E. Manfield in Muncie, Indiana under the corporate name Jem-Sue Publications, Inc.
Dates: 1961-1983; Majority of material found within 1975 - 1982

The Star Press newspaper reference files

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-365
Scope and Contents This collection includes the newspaper archives from the Muncie Star Press ranging from the early 1960s to the late 1990s. "Series 1: Biographical files" includes articles on Muncie and Delaware County persons as well as famous peronalities, musicians, actors, politicians, etc. "Series 2: Obituary files" contains obituaries for Muncie citizens and former citizens. "Series 3: Subject files" contains clippings pertinent to an array of...
Dates: c.1960s-1990s

The Star Press photographs and negatives

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-383
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs and negtaives from the Star Press newspaper in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1967 to 2004. The collection includes shots of various Muncie events, citizens, businesses, landmarks, etc. For newspaper clippings, see MSS.365: The Star Press newspaper reference files.
Dates: 1967 - 2004

UAW-CIO, Local 287 records and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-165
Scope and Contents This collection includes records of the UAW-CIO, Local 287 and national UAW publications. The Local 287 records include the original charter (1936), agreements between UAW-CIO Local 287 and BorgWarner (1938-1986), constitution and by-laws (1942-1986), brochures related to pensions and benefits (1961-1980), a history of the Local (1978), minutes (1937-1985), and the Labor Beacon newspaper (1952-2000). The national records include proceedings from national conventions, reports from UAW...
Dates: 1935 - 2015