Caroline Scarlett, the wife of Melvin G. Scarlett, who was president of MTSU 1968-1978. “At times, the demands on the First Family are so great, that the President w[ould] attend one campus activity and Mrs. Scarlett the other” (Midlander, 1971).
Scarlett, Caroline; College presidents' spouses; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
Mary Hall shares the story of an "unusual" event that happened to her dorm while she was the Dean of Women. One of the "girls" was getting married, so Hall and the residents in the dorm put together a wedding, which was held in the Student Union
Hall, Mary Ella, 1895-1991; Weddings; Weddings--Planning; Marriage service; College buildings; Middle Tennessee State College
Dromgoole & Claxton Literary Societies, the earliest organizations on campus, reportedly named for local writers. Earlier photos show a primarily male membership for Claxton, so this photograph may have been taken during the WWII years.
Literature--Societies, etc.; College students; Middle Tennessee State Normal School
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