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    • World War II maneuvers : parachutists

    • 1943-06-16
    • Two parachutists from a World War II maneuver on June 16, 1943. The following was written on the reverse side: "Pvt P D Hanson, Regt Hq Parachute Bn, Los Angeles Calif adjusts equipment on another chutist just before a mission at Camp Campbell,...
    • Parachute troops; Military maneuvers; World War, 1939-1945; Fort Campbell (Ky. and Tenn.)
    • World War II maneuvers : air drills

    • 1943-04-24
    • Photograph of World War II air maneuvers. Written on the reverse side: "Planes attacking ground troops during demonstration of Air support of ground troops for officers participating in 2nd Army maneuvers in Tennessee. Demonstration took place just...
    • Military maneuvers; World War, 1939-1945
    • Works Progress Administration adult education workshop

    • 1930-1949
    • Works Progress Administration Adult Education workshop/class. "WPA workers at STC improved landscaping and performed other manual labor. The program also hired out-of-work teachers, nurses, and dieticians to teach domestic skills." (Barnett, Holly,...
    • United States. Work Projects Administration; Occupational retraining; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College
    • Women's volleyball team

    • 1941-1942
    • 1941-42 women's volleyball team
    • Volleyball; Women volleyball players; College sports; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College
    • Women's Athletic Council

    • 1941-1942
    • 1941-42 Women's Athletic Council
    • Athletic clubs; Women; College sports; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College
    • Women's Athletic Association (WAA), 1942

    • 1942
    • Female students qualified for membership in the Women's Athletic Association (WAA) by earning 2,000 points in intramural competition. The club sought to develop interest in sports, good sportsmanship, and team cooperation
    • Athletic clubs; Intramural sports; Women college students; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College
    • War Bond Rally : E.R. Riley

    • 1943-08-18
    • Jiu-jutsu demonstration with E.R. Riley and Passanisi at the War Bond Rally in Murfreesboro. During WWII, Murfreesboro was the sight of both training of troops and widespread support of the war effort. In addition to the army units that were...
    • United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State College
    • War Bond Rally : Dorothy Gracey

    • 1943-08-18
    • Dorothy Gracey, a daughter of one of the professors, spills Spojes during a jiu-jutsu demonstration at the War Bond Rally in Murfreesboro. During WWII, Murfreesboro was the sight of both training of troops and widespread support of the war...
    • United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Women; Middle Tennessee State College
    • War bond rally : College Training Detachment

    • 1943-08
    • Group of students in the 11th College Training Detachment at a war bond rally in Murfreesboro
    • United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945--Economic aspects; World War, 1939-1945--Finance; Middle Tennessee State College
    • W.B. Judd

    • 1936-1946?
    • W.B. Judd served as Alumni Secretary/Treasurer and taught part-time
    • Judd, W. B.; College administrators; College teachers; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College;
    • Victory in Europe

    • 1946-06-26
    • Two stories: one about Omaha Beach and the other about Hitler's hide-a-way. World War II service experiences of State College veterans Earl Glover and Robert H. Garrison. Glover was involved in the capture of Berchtesgaden, Germany, where Hitler's...
    • World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France--Normandy; Berchtesgaden (Germany)--History; Hitler, Adolf, 1889-1945;
    • Vera Covington oral history

    • 1999-11-18
    • Clips from an oral history with Vera Covington, a student at Middle Tennessee from 1931 to 1951. Covington shares her memories of campus life and her experiences in the elementary education program supervised by former MTSC professor Miss Mary Hall
    • College students; Teachers--Training of; Teaching; Teachers; Teacher educators; Hall, Mary Ella, 1895-1991; Delta Kappa Gamma Society. Xi State (Tenn.); Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College
    • The Raider Forties

    • 1977
    • The Raider Forties recounts the experiences of a group of young men who attended Middle Tennessee State College prior to World War II--ten of whom left to serve in the military. It traces the lives of those who returned and commemorates those who...
    • Male college students; Military cadets; Military education; Veterans--Education; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College
    • The First Fifty Years: A History of MTSC

    • 1961
    • A history of the Middle Tennessee State College from its founding in 1911 as the Middle Tennessee State Normal School to 1961. Describes the political environment that led to its creation, early organization and administration, students and student...
    • Middle Tennessee State Normal School--History; Middle Tennessee State College--History; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College--History
    • Students with record player : Campus School

    • 1940-1949?
    • Students playing a record at Campus School. Their names are listed on the reverse side
    • Students; Phonograph; Audio-visual materials; Classrooms; Laboratory schools; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Softball team

    • 1941-1942
    • The 1941-42 Middle Tennessee State Teacher's College softball team
    • Softball players; Softball teams; Women college students; College sports; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College
    • Skylines, v. 2, no. 1, November 13, 1943

    • 1943-11-13
    • Skylines was a publication of the 11th College Training Detachment at MTSC during World War II. This issue has articles about Sgt. Edward Hand; Aviation students giving a program at Central High School; an average day of a CTD student; a comparison...
    • Newspapers; United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State College;
    • Skylines, v. 1, no. 8, October 30, 1943

    • 1943-10-30
    • Skylines was a publication of the 11th College Training Detachment at MTSC during World War II. This issue has articles about the Halloween Costume Ball; the Women's Army Corps; Sgt. Downing Nelson; sports; a weiner roast; parties; a flight...
    • Newspapers; United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State College;
    • Skylines, v. 1, no. 7, October 16, 1943

    • 1943-10-16
    • Skylines was a publication of the 11th College Training Detachment at MTSC during World War II. This issue has articles about new officers and new classes; Sgt. Charles Newton; Lt. Philip Rivers' promotion; visiting cadets; the basketball team; a...
    • Newspapers; United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State College;

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