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Name Muncie
Details Muncie is the county seat for Delaware County, Indiana. It was settled around 1818 and platted in 1827. The town was originally called Munseetown (with various spellings) for the Munsee clan of the Delaware tribe of Native Americans. Muncie was incorporated as a city in 1865.

The population was 65,287 at the 2000 census.

Associated Records

Material, Archival - Pure and Simple: An Introduction to the Joys of Canning Just Can It!

Two videotapes: "Pure and Simple, An Introduction to the Joys of Canning" and "Just Can It!" Accompanying matterials: Poster: "Just Can It!" Crossword puzzle and word search: "Home Canning Vocabulary" Recipe sheet: "Jam Session" Recipe sheet: "Sassy Salsa"

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Scrapbooks and archival materials from the Muncie Organ Club. See multimedia link for finding aid.

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Blueprint and architect's rendering.

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Photocopy -

Color copy of the plaque for the Ball Stores skylight.

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Four folders consisting of an annual report, newletters, brochures, and advertising postcards of the Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware County, Inc.

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Map -

Copies of plat maps for Forest Hills subdivision: .35 - Section "A", An Addition to the City of Muncie, Indiana, Plat Book 12, Page 5. No. 42 .36 - Section "B" from Plat Book 13, page 24. No. 55

Form -

State of Indiana form for Real Estate Transfer Valuation Affidavit, State Board of Tax Commissioners.

Image of Booklet - The Overdrive

Booklet - The Overdrive

Booklet: The Overdrive, Warner Gear Division

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Correspondence and news clippings about first air mail service in Portland and Muncie, Indiana.

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Annual reports, brochures, forms, lists, news clippings, photocopies of news clippings, booklets, correspondence, newsletters, minutes, copies of articles of incorporation and by-laws, miscellaneous materials.

History, Oral -

Oral history interview with William A. Barnes, Muncie, Indiana.

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Financial records from the Claude F. and Carrie M. Williams farm, Mt. Pleasant Township, Delaware County, Indiana, 1928 to1965.

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Three scrapbook pages of news clippings about family and friends of Marion and Ralph Rector.

Clipping, Newspaper -

News clippings: Tracy H. Wolfe's military service, Tracy L. Wolfe's death, Hobert Wolfe, Clyde W. Mauller, Dorton-Wolfe wedding, Joe Houser.

Drawing, Architectural -

Map rendering: Muncie Children's Museum Outdoor Learning Center

Collection consists of various archival materials relating to the history of Muncie and Delaware County: miscellaneous archival items, photographs, oversize images, negatives, framed images, and bound reference materials (books).

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Material, Archival -

Diary, calendar, program, scrapbooks.

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Proof, Printing -

Rendering of directional signs for attractions in Muncie.