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African Americans

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered works on citizens of the United States of black African descent. Works on blacks who temporarily reside in the United States, such as aliens, students from abroad, etc., are entered under Blacks--United States.

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Allen Williams Black Alumni collection

Identifier: UA-057
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials collected by Allen Williams documenting the Black experience at Ball State, including: scrapbooks compiled by the Ball State University Black Alumni Constituent Society, photograph albums and photographs documenting the annual Ball State University Black Alumni Reunion, publications documenting the Black student experience and multicultural affairs at Ball State University, and videos documenting Ball State University Black Alumni events and activities....
Dates: circa 1960s-2011

Black Middletown project records

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

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

Black Student Association records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA-047
Scope and Contents

This collection contains constitutions, budgets, reports, newspaper clippings, meeting minutes, student publications, programs, flyers, posters, scrapbooks, photographs, and other materials pertaining to the organizational history and events of the Black Student Association. These materials range in date from 1969 to 2015.

Dates: 1969 - 2015

Hurley C. Goodall papers

Identifier: MSS-090
Scope and Contents

This collection includes addresses, correspondence, manuscripts, reports, research files and papers, scrapbooks, photographs and other material created, collected or compiled by Hurley C. Goodall in Muncie, Indiana ranging from 1900 to 2005 regarding his service on the Muncie Fire Department, Muncie Community Schools Board of Education, and Indiana General Assembly, as well as, his research on the history of the African American community in Muncie, Indiana.

Dates: 1900 - 2005; Majority of material found within 1961 - 2000

The Muncie Times

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MSS-408
Scope and Contents

This collection includes issues of The Muncie Times newspaper ranging from 1991 to 2011.

Dates: 1992 - 2010

The Other Side of Middletown project files and recordings

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...
Dates: 2003-2004