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

Monique Armstrong
Director

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


DCHS Patrons, Sponsors, and Donors

Without the following individuals and business sponsors, we simply could not exist. Thank you!

GOLD BENEFACTORS (Gifts of $1000)

Delaware City Convention and Tourism Commission
Eric Scherrer
Joel Scherrer
Vance Scherrer


BRONZE BENEFACTORS (Gifts of $500)

Old National Bank
Alan Flook
David A. Galliher


FRIENDS OF THE DCHS(Gifts of $250)

Blayne and Barry Umansky
Muncie Map Co.
Delaware Glass and Mirror
F.W. and Teresa Jolly
Jay and Susan Allardt
David and Coralee Snyder
Stefan A. and Joan Anderson
The Caffeinery


GRANTING ORGANIZATIONS

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