Sharley B. DeMotte Scrapbooks
RG.09.20.12

Summary Information

Repository

Ball State University Libraries Archives and Special Collections

Creator

DeMotte, Sharley B. , 1889-1978

Title

Sharley B. DeMotte scrapbooks

ID

RG.09.20.12

Date

1925-1954

Extent

5.0 Cubic feet5 Boxes

Language

English

Preferred Citation

Sharley B. DeMotte scrapbooks, Archives and Special Collections, Ball State University Libraries

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Biographical Note

Sharley Benson DeMotte (1889-1978) was a Ball State Teachers College professor of English and journalism as well as founder and director of the News Bureau from 1925 until her retirement in 1954.

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Scope and Contents

This collection includes scrapbooks from Sharley B. DeMotte, founder and director of the Ball State Teachers College News Bureau. The scrapbooks were compiled in Muncie, Indiana and range from 1925 to 1954 covering subjects such as academics, student activities, World War II, and the Student Army Training Corps.

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Arrangement

Arranged chronologically in the following subseries:

Subseries 1: Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbooks

Subseries 2: Ball State University During World War II scrapbooks

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Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Ball State University, Muncie, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Archives and Special Collections.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Archives and Special Collections as a donation.

Accruals

No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2009/11/17 by Carolyn F. Runyon. EAD finding aid created 2009/11/17 by Carolyn F. Runyon.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Ball State Teachers College. Student Army Training Corps.
  • Ball State Teachers College.

Genre(s)

  • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
  • Scrapbooks

Geographic Name(s)

  • Muncie (Ind.)

Subject(s)

  • Military education
  • Student activities
  • World War, 1939-1945

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Collection Inventory

Subseries 1: Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbooks

Box Volume

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1925-1931

1 1

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1932-1937

1 2

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1937

1 3

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1940-1941

1 4

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1942-1943

1 5

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1945-1946

2 1

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1946-1947

2 2

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1947-1948

2 3

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1946-1949

2 4

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1948-1949

2 5

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1949

3 1

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1951-1952

3 2

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1952-1953

3 3

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1952-1953

3 4

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1953-1954

4 1

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1954

4 2

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1954

4 3

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1954

4 4

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Subseries 2: Ball State University During World War II scrapbooks

Box Volume

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1941-1944

5 1

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1942-1950

5 2

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1943-1944

5 3

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1944

5 4

Ball State University Newspaper Clippings scrapbook, 1944-1953

5 5

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