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Language and languages

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Department of Modern Languages and Classics records

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 30003309774006]
Identifier: UA-026
Scope and Contents

This collection includes brochures, planning documents, and a departmental history from the Ball State University Department of Modern Languages and Classics ranging from 1963 to 2015.

Dates: 1963 - 2015

Foreign Language phrasebooks and polyglots

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SPEC-045
Scope and Contents

The phrasebooks and polyglots in this collection range from the early 1800s to the late 1980s. Languages covered include Chinese, French, Greek, Flemish, Dutch, Arabic, Flemish, Italian, Norwegian, Scandinavian, Japanese, Swedish, and Turkish.

Dates: 1855-1989

Gene McCreery 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

Lathrop Johnson papers

Identifier: RG-04-01-57
Scope and Contents

The Lathrop Johnson papers collection includes materials ranging from 1925 to 2006. The collection includes teaching materials used for Johnson's German courses at Ball State University (including exams, lecture materials, and reading lists), departmental minutes and correspondence, and collected research materials. Also included in the collection are newspaper clippings, awards, and correspondence regarding Johnson's life and career at Ball State University.

Dates: 1925-2006

Robert Sears papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RG-04-01-08
Scope and Contents

This collection includes records from Robert Sears from his career in higher education and range from 1951 to 1965. Included are notes pertaining to courses, records of departmental business and curriculum planning, examples of examinations given to students, and materials pertaining to professional conferences and meetings.

Dates: 1951-1965