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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

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Certificate: Delaware County Safety Council pledge by The Martha Washington Club.

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Posters: Clyde Beatty Cole Brothers Circus, Cranor Park, Muncie.

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Supplement: Family Weekly, The Muncie Star, Christmas supplement.

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Certificate, Membership -

Certificate: Membership in U. S. Food Club No. 1224.

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Certificate: Membership in U. S. Food Club No. 1224.

Newspaper - The Easterner

Newspaper: The Easterner, vol. 5, no. 45, Indiana State Normal School.

Newspaper - The Muncie Morning Star

Newspaper: The Muncie Morning Star, vol. 65, no. 224.

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Obituary: Peter D. H. Bandy

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Song sheet: Songs Sung by Decoration Glee Club at Beech Grove Cemetery, May 30, 1877.

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The Hanna Family papers consist of correspondence and other materials from the Hanna Family who lived in Muncie, Indiana during a portion of the period from which this collection originates. Though the family was living in Indiana, they had many ties to Ohio and some to Michigan. Included are the papers of Lyman Hanna and his daughters: Genevieve and Lucile Hanna. Also included are papers from Emma Hartman, who married Lyman Hanna and is the mother of Genevieve and Lucile, and Frank C. Ballinger, who later married Lucile Hanna. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence written to members of the Hanna Family. The collection also consists of: correspondence written by members o

Photocopy - The Muncie Evening Press

Newspaper clipping (photocopy): The Muncie Evening Press.

Newspaper - The Easterner

Newspaper: The Easterner, vol. 2, no. 16, Indiana State Normal College.

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Calendar: Advertising Johnson Hardware Company, 123-125 W. Main St., Muncie, Indiana.

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Calendar: Advertising Porter's Drug Store, 105 South Walnut, Muncie.

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Calendar: Advertising Porter's Drug Store, 105 South Walnut St., Muncie.

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Calendar: Advertising the Rexall Drug Store.

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Calendar: Advertising the Kirkpatrick Agency in the Johnson Building, agents for Ohio Farmers Insurance Co., Leroy, Ohio.

Newspaper - The Muncie Evening Press

Newspaper: The Muncie Evening Press, vol. 51, no. 98.

Newspaper - The Muncie Morning Star

Newspaper: The Muncie Morning Star.

Newspaper - Muncie Morning Star

Newspaper: Muncie Morning Star, December 25, 1941. - This is only the top half of pages 1-2 and 11-12.