Tuesday, September 16, 2008

New Exhibit

Cardinals Through the Decades: 90 Years of Ball State University on Exhibit in Bracken Library

Explore the history and memories of Ball State from 1918-2008 by visiting Archives and Special Collections on the second floor of Bracken Library. Cardinals Through the Decades: 90 Years of Ball State University will be on display from September 15 through October 31, 2008.

This exhibit of memorabilia, artifacts, and historical items celebrates the 90th anniversary of Ball State University. The display includes photographs of the dedication of Beneficence in 1937, a glass time capsule from Burris, 75th anniversary memorabilia, miniature B-Books, a 1940’s wooden scrapbook from Lucina Hall, Orient yearbooks, and other historical documents. Books in this exhibit explore the history of Ball State from its conception in the late 1800’s to the Ball State of today.

For more information, please contact Lajmar Anderson at LDAnderson@bsu.edu,(765) 285-5078.

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