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Collection Summary

ID Number: RH 026
Title: Parks & Recreation 
Extent: 13 Folders
Span Dates: 1940’s – 1980’s
Language: English

Abstract:

This collection consists of pamphlets, brochures, booklets, and other items about parks & recreational activities in Evansville, Ind. and the tri-state region from 1948 to 1984.

Selected Search Terms:

Subjects: Social life and customs; History; Local History; Evansville, Ind.; Historic Buildings; 19th Century; 20th century; Kentucky; Indiana; Illinois

Administrative Information:

Copyright Status: Digital Image Copyright ©2010 University of Southern Indiana Library. All Rights Reserved. Personnel, student records, and other personal information in the records are restricted. All other material is open to the public without restrictions. Copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.

Preferred Citation: Regional History Collection. University of Southern Indiana, University Archives & Special Collections, David L. Rice Library, Evansville, Indiana

Access: Personnel and students records and other personal information in the records are restricted. All other material is open to the public without restrictions. Copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.

Inventory


CONTAINER FOLDER DATE LOCATION

Filing Cabinet

1 – Evansville Triplets

1984

33-D

Filing Cabinet

2 – Basketball Tournament

1948

33-D

Filing Cabinet

3 – Park Department

n.d.

33-D

Filing Cabinet

4 – Burdette Park (Evansville, Ind.)

n.d.

33-D

Filing Cabinet

5 – Wesselman Park (Evansville, Ind.)

n.d.

33-D

Filing Cabinet

6 – Red Bank Trace Markers

1966

33-D

Filing Cabinet

7 – Mesker Park Carousel (Evansville, Ind.)

1973

33-D

Filing Cabinet

8 – Mesker Amphitheater (Evansville, Ind.)

1952

33-D

Filing Cabinet

9 – Mesker Park Zoo (Evansville, Ind.)

1971-1981

33-D

Filing Cabinet

10 – Lincoln State Park (Lincoln City, Ind.)

n.d.

33-D

Filing Cabinet

11 – George Rogers Clark Park (Vincennes, Ind.)

n.d.

33-D

Filing Cabinet

12 – Ellis Park/Dade Park (Henderson, Ky.)

n.d.

33-D

Filing Cabinet

13 – Lincoln Pioneer Village (Rockport, Ind.)

n.d.

33-D

Map Case

14 – Proposed Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden Master Plan (Evansville, Ind.)

2000

 

Map Case

15 – Northern Coasts Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden Artistic Drawings

1997