|1938-1939 Burris boys' basketball |
team (click for full size)
Through a collaborative Ball State University Libraries digital project, hundreds of historical records and documents from the Burris Laboratory School held in Archives and Special Collections at Bracken Library have been digitized and made available in the Ball State University Digital Media Repository. The Burris Laboratory School digital collection provides online access to archival materials documenting the history and development of Burris highlighting the student experience at Burris from the 1930s to the 1980s.
|Burris Briefs newsletter, 1978-1979|
Included in the collection are Burris High School commencement programs, Burris campus newsletters, and Burris student newspapers. Newsletters available include editions from the Burris Banner, Burris Briefs, and Burris Daily. Digitized student newspapers available in this collection include editions from the Burris Owl from 1930 to 1966 and editions of the Burris Vanguard from 1972 to 1987.
|Burris Laboratory School, circa 1929 (click for full size)|
A history entitled The Fifty Year History of Burris School written by Robert C. Rose in 1981 is available in print in Bracken Library on the campus of Ball State University. Digitized photographs documenting the history of the Burris Laboratory School are also available online in the Ball State University Campus Photographs and Muncie and Delaware County Historic Photographs collections in the Digital Media Repository.