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Oral history

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Abbott L. Johnson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-027
Scope and Contents This collection includes manuscripts, photographs, maps, blueprints, line drawings, and an oral history interview recording and transcript from Abbot L. Johnson in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1941 to 1982 regarding Johnson's work in the field of aviation in Muncie and Delaware County, and his connections with the Indiana Manufacturers' Association and the National Association of Manufactuerers.
Dates: 1928-1982

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

Black Muncie History Project records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-033
Scope and Contents This collection includes records, research files, audio recordings and interview transcripts from Hurley Goodall in Muncie, IN ranging from 1924 to 1978 regarding black history in Muncie, IN.
Dates: 1880-1978

Bower family papers and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-352
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings, genealogy notes, negatives, and audio and video recordings from the Bower family of Indiana ranging from 1871 to 2001 regarding Bower and Dowell family history.
Dates: 1862 - 2001

First Measured Century oral history transcripts

 Collection
Identifier: MSC-010
Scope and Contents This collection includes transcripts of oral history interviews conducted by New River Media as part of the documentary The First Measured Century. The interviews discuss the significance of the Middletown Studies.
Dates: 2000

Ford Oval of Honor video recordings

 Collection
Identifier: RG-27-07-06
Scope and Contents This collections contains digital oral history videos and transcripts for interviews with local World War II, Vietnam War, Gulf War, and Iraq War veterans between 2013 and 2018. The interviews were conducted by Chris Reidy of WIPB-TV as part of its Oval of Honor award series sponsored by Ford Motor Company. Also included are annual Ford Oval of Honor program videos about the award recipients for 2013-2015.
Dates: 2013 - 2018

Honors College Oral History Project, 2019

 Sub-Series
Scope and Contents This subseries contains oral history interviews and promotional materials for the 2019 Ball State Honors College Oral History Project.

These interviews are accessible through the Digital Media Repository. (Click digital object link in red box to access.)
Dates: 2019

Indiana Oral History Project transcripts and indexes

 Collection
Identifier: MSC-008
Scope and Contents This collection contains transcripts and other materials related to the Indiana Oral History Project ranging from 1969 to 1981.
Dates: 1969 - 1980

Muncie High School Consolidation Oral History Project records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-D-003
Scope and Contents This collection contains born-digital videos and transcripts for twenty-five oral history interviews with Muncie Community Schools Board of Trustees members, community leaders, and members of the community at large about the consolidation of Muncie Southside High School and Muncie Central High School in 2014. The interviews were conducted between September 2014 and June 2015 by C. Warren Vander Hill and Rich Usdowski for the Center for Middletown Studies and highlight perceptions of the process...
Dates: 2014 - 2015

Muncie LGBTQ+ Oral History Project, Spring 2020, Spring 2021

 Sub-Series
Identifier: RG.14.10.01
Scope and Contents This subseries contains digital and physical oral history materials pertaining to the LGBTQ+ Muncie Project dating from 2020-2021.
Dates: Spring 2020; Spring 2021

The Facing Project collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-382
Content Description This collection includes five books from the Facing Project headquartered in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 2017 to 2018. The books include stories about LGBTQ individuals, teachers, citizens of Muncie, racism, and unity in diversity.
Dates: 2018

The Other Side of Middletown project files and recordings

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-254
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the original taped interviews, notes, and tape logs from the oral history interviews conducted by Ball State University students. These are organized in order by the sections discussed in the book, "Getting A Living", "Making a Home", "Training the Young", "Using Leisure", "Engaging in Religious Practice", and "Engaging in Community Activities". Scrapbooks and scans of the scrapbooks documenting the project and public presentations are also included.R 254...
Dates: 2003-2004

Unitarian Universalist Church records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-101
Scope and Contents This collection includes annual reports, construction records, financial records, historical papers, minutes, membership records, scrapbooks, Sunday School records, photographs, digital photographs of the stained glass panels, oral history recordings and other material from the Unitarian Universalist Church in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1855 to 2014 regarding the administration, finances, history, membership, ministries, property and services of the church.
Dates: 1855-2014

William J. Nye World War I veterans history collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-142
Scope and Contents This collection contains the audio recordings and edited transcripts of oral history interviews with World War I veterans conducted by William J. Nye, James Andrews, P. Douglas Magers, and Jerry Handfield between 1978 and 1982. Also included are interview video recording about the Blizzard of 1978 in Delaware County, records documenting the deaths of World War I veterans and casualties of the Vietnam War, and Nye's research notes.
Dates: circa 1888-2002

Working in Middletown oral history transcripts

 Collection
Identifier: MSC-007
Scope and Contents This collection includes oral history transcripts of residents in Muncie, Indiana from 1974 to 1976. The collection also includes other supporting research materials. The interviewees are anonymous.
Dates: 1974-1975