Clarke Historical Library
Central Michigan University

Finding aid for
Robert A. Banta, Isabella County Sheriff's Department and Jail Collection

Finding aid created by
Marian Matyn

Summary Information
Title: Robert A. Banta, Isabella County Sheriff's Department and Jail Collection,
Creator: Banta, Robert A.
Inclusive dates: 2001-2011
Extent: 1.25 cubic feet (in 3 boxes)
Abstract:
Collection of the history of the department and jail, and related clippings (copies), mainly compiled in 2001.

Call number: MSS.
Language: The material is in English
Repository: Clarke Historical Library, Central Michigan University
250 East Preston Street
Mount Pleasant, MI 48859
Phone: 989-774-3352
Fax: 989-774-2160
Email: clarke@cmich.edu
Website: http://clarke.cmich.edu


Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Acc#71658, 72539

Access Restrictions:

Robert A. Banta, Isabella County Sheriff's Department and Jail Collection is open for research.

Copyright:

Copyright is unknown.

Preferred Citation:

Robert A. Banta, Isabella County Sheriff's Department and Jail collection, Folder # , Box #, Clarke Historical Library, Central Michigan University


Arrangement

Arrangement is alphabetical and chronological.


History

Biography:

Deputy Robert A. Banta, #18, of the Isabella County Sheriff’s Department and Jail, served as a Corrections officer in the jail division, as the process server, court bailiff, dispatcher, transport officer, and the department historian from December 1972 until his retirement in February of 2010.


Collection Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a typed history of the Isabella County Sheriff’s Department and Jail, gleaned from meeting minutes, records, and the remaining folders, which consists mainly of Mount Pleasant, Michigan, newspaper clippings (copies), 1960-2011, mainly compiled by Banta in 2001.

Subject Terms

    Subjects:
    • Banta, Robert A.
    • Isabella County (Mich.). Sheriff's Dept.
    • Isabella County (Mich.)--History.
    Contents List
       Container / Location    Title
     
    Robert A. Banta, Isabella County Sheriff's Department and Jail Collection [series]:
    Box   1 F   1
    History of the Isabella County (Mich.) Sheriff's Department and Jail (2 folders), 2001
    Box   2 F   1
    History of the Isabella County (Mich.) Sheriff's Department and Jail, 2001
    Box   2 F   2
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 1960-1972
    Box   2 F   3
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 1972-1982
    Box   2 F   4
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 1983-1989
    Box   2 F   5
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 1989-1990
    Box   2 F   6
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 1990-1994
    Box   2 F   7
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 1997-1998
    Box   2 F   8
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 1998-2000
    Box   3 F   1
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 2000-2001
    Box   3 F   2
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 2003, April-September
    Box   3 F   3
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 2003-2004
    Box   3 F   4
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 2004-2006
    Box   3 F   5
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 2006-2007
    Box   3 F   6
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 2007-2008
    Box   3 F   7
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 2008-2010
    Box   3 F   8
    Newspaper Clippings (copies), 2011