Bright Lights! Magic City!: A History of Entertainment in Muncie
Start: February 24, 2021 7 p.m.
End: February 24, 2021 8 p.m.
Location: Online Only
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Contact Details

Sarah Allison
765-185-3301

This Zoom session will feature stories about Muncie natives who were stars of song, dance, and screen. And learn about some of the unique theaters that dotted downtown and special shows and events they hosted, including one related to women’s suffrage. The presentation will feature historic photographs from local archives. Register for the event to receive a confirmation email with a link to join the SHOW!

 

Panelists:

Sarah Allison, Head of Archives User Engagement, Archives and Special Collections, Ball State University Libraries

Melissa Gentry, Supervisor, GIS Research and Map Collection, Ball State University Libraries

Jessica Jenkins, Vice President of Collections and Storytelling, Minnetrista

Sara McKinley, Local History and Genealogy Supervisor, Muncie Public Library and Delaware County Historical Society Board Member

Lindsey Vesperry , Archives Collections Specialist, Archives and Special Collections, Ball State University Libraries

Karen Vincent, Delaware County Historian and Delaware County Historical Society President