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Cemeteries

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Beech Grove Cemetery abstracts of title

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-256
Scope and Contents The collection contains abstracts of title related to Beech Grove Cemetery dated 1928, 1936, and 1952 that trace the property to 1816. There is also a plat map, a plot map, and a warranty deed related to cemetery property.
Dates: 1835-1952

Beech Grove Cemetery postcards and Board of Trustees report

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-D-004
Scope and Contents This collection consists of digital surrogates of 41 postcards (circa 1905-1916) featuring images of Beech Grove Cemetery in Muncie, Indiana and a 1906 report from the Beech Grove Cemetery Board of Trustees. Also included is an undated postcard for the Gardens of Memory cemetery. Several of the postcards were printed by the Galion View Company of Galion, Ohio, which created one of the largest series of postcards of Muncie featuring nearly one hundred views of various buildings and locations...
Dates: circa 1905-1916

Delaware County cemetery records index

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-000-4
Scope and Contents This collection includes an index to cemeteries in Delaware County, Indiana as well as some cemeteries in Randolph and Henry counties. The card file index is alphabetical by name of persons buried and indicates the cemetery where they are buried. The cemetery lists include names of those buried in the cemetery and where they are buried in the cemetery. It was compiled in the 1960s and 1970s by staff of the Delaware County Archives.
Dates: 1960s-1970s

Dorothea Bump collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-167
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, reports, maps, photographs, and other materials from Dorothea Bump in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1919 to 1993 regarding local elections, political and civic issues in Delaware County and the city of Muncie, and the administration of Beech Grove Cemetery.
Dates: 1919-1993

Gilbert and Andrews family papers and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-257
Scope and Contents The collection contains an extensive family tree, three nineteenth-century land deeds, a tax letter on Andrews business letterhead, an 1893 list of soldiers buried in Beech Grove Cemetery, and a funeral bill. Related photographs are in PSC 39 and PSC 177.
Dates: 1833-1994

History of Beech Grove Cemetery Immersive Learning Project records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-D-005
Scope and Contents This collection contains born-digital files created as part of an immersive learning project on the history of Beech Grove Cemetery taught by Professor Ron Morris in Spring and Fall 2015. Students enrolled in the course created a website that provides visitors to Beech Grove Cemetery with information about local persons interred in the cemetery. The students also produced a book documenting stories about people buried in the cemetery.Files include edited and unedited versions of...
Dates: 2015 - 2015

Jones Cemetery Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-104
Scope and Contents This collection includes minutes, account books, cemetery lot deeds, burial permits, and ledgers from Jones Cemetery Association in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1904 to 1985 regarding the company and its activities.
Dates: 1904-1985

Schuyler N. Nolan Landscape Architectural Records Collection

 Collection
Identifier: DADA-008
Scope and Contents The collection consists of records pertaining to Schuyler N. Nolan’s landscape architecture practice in Indianapolis, 1939-1973. It includes landscape and garden plans for 56 projects of various types: private homes and estates, banks, insurance companies, schools, and churches. Among the commercial clients are Glendale Shopping Center, L. S. Ayres and Co., and Indiana National Bank. Nolan also did work for Washington Park Cemetery and the 1937 Indianapolis Home Show. Residential clients...
Dates: 1939 - 1973