Delaware County Historical Society

CONTACT

765.282.1550
120 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana
47305

contact@delawarecountyhistory.org


DCHS COMMITTEES

Pioneer Cemetery Preservation Committee
Ancestor Hunters

Resource Centre Hours

Tuesday-Friday: 12-4pm
Other Times by Appointment

MISSION

The mission of the Delaware County Historical Society is to enhance community development and quality of life in Delaware County by fostering a deeper understanding and appreciation of local history and culture through advocacy, education, interpretation, stewardship, and service.

HISTORY

The Delaware County Historical Society was started in 1927 and has continued to enrich the lives of Delaware County residents by preserving and telling the story of our local history. In addition to our resource library, the DCHS maintains the Moore-Youse Home Museum.

DCHS BYLAWS

The official bylaws of the Delaware County Historical Society are available here.

DCHS BOARD AND OFFICERS

Chris Flook
President
Ball State University

Drew Shermeta
Vice-President
Muncie Community Schools

Sara McKinley
Secretary
Muncie Public Library

Connie Bussell
Treasurer
Small Business Consultant

Jim Huth
Director
First Merchants Bank

Monique Armstrong
TeenWorks

Bob Good
Pioneer Cemetery Preservation Committee Chair

Karen Good
Ancestor Hunters Committee Chair

Jeff Koenker
Ball State University Libraries

Mike Mavis
Collections Committee Co-Chair
Historian

Robbie Mehling
Ball State University

Mary Kay Raggio
Director
Ivy Tech

Derek Tulowitzky
Ball State University

Karen Vincent
Collections Committee Co-Chair
Minnetrista


2018 DCHS Patrons, Sponsors, and Donors

Without the following business sponsors, we simply could not exist. We encourage you to patronize their services because of the generosity in keeping the DCHS alive and viable!

SPONSOR MEMBERS (Gifts of $50)

Kelli Huth
Monique Armstrong
Mark Mordue
Patricia Bunner
Alan Hubbard
Gayle and Jeannine Harold
Walter Robbins
William Alexander
Damon Elmore
William Alexander
Nancy McCarthy
Hops and Vines
Academy of Model Aeronautics

SUPPORTER MEMBERS (Gifts of $100)

Josie Fox
Cecil Bohanon
John and Nancy Carlson
Tom and Kay Schnuck
Tom and Sheila Bracken
Mike McDonald
Arthur Andrew Olson III
Horizon Convention Center
Jeff Koenker
Carol Templin
Judy Poertner
Kathleen Scott
Michael Seldomridge
Tom Tomlinson
Robert Kersey
Fred and Teresa Jolly
Indiana Title Company
The Monday Afternoon Club
Westminster Village
Muncie Visitors Center

FRIENDS OF THE DCHS(Gifts of $250)

Bill Pingry
David and Nancy Galliher
Barry and Blayne Umansky
Community Storage
The Cross Law Firm
Gaddis Automotive

BRONZE BENEFACTORS (Gifts of $500)

Jim and Karen Vincent
Chris Flook & Kourtney McCauliff
Dan and Carolyn Beard
Rodney Qualkinbush
LifeStream


Lowery's Candies


A.E. Boyce Systems


GRANTING ORGANIZATIONS

George and Frances Ball Foundation
MutualBank
Ball Brothers Foundation
The Community Foundation of Muncie and Delaware County
Indiana Historical Society
Marjorie Zeigler Foundation
WIPB-TV

CONTRIBUTORS TO OUR ENDOWMENT FUND

Jim and Karen Vincent
Chris Flook
Rodney Qualkinbush
Tom Tomlinson
Jeff Koenker
Carol Templin
Daniel and Carolyn Beard
Bob and Karen Good
Joseph Scherrer
James and Martha Gooden
Warren and Joy Vander Hill