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  • Coverage: 1950-1959
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    • 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
    • Mary Hall: a 20th century pioneer for educational progress in Tennessee

    • 1993-05
    • Biography of Mary Ella Hall (1895-1991), a teacher at Campus School and Professor of Education at Middle Tennessee State Teachers College and Middle Tennessee State College from 1929 until her retirement in 1960
    • Hall, Mary Ella, 1895-1991; Educators; Women college teachers; School management and organization; Laboratory schools; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Delta Kappa Gamma Society. Xi State (Tenn.);
    • Miss Mary Hall interview : library advocacy

    • 1980-1989?
    • Mary Hall discusses the state offering a $10 match to purchase new library books in each school system, if the school systems would also put forward $10. There was surprising opposition by school leaders who did not believe in using books other...
    • Hall, Mary Ella, 1895-1991; Library resources; Academic libraries
    • Miss Mary Hall interview: MT presidents

    • 1980-1989?
    • Mary Hall comments on the three university presidents she worked with over the years
    • Hall, Mary Ella, 1895-1991; Lyon, Pritchett Alfred; Smith, Quintin Miller; Cope, Quill Evan; College presidents; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Miss Mary Hall interview: East Main Street entrance

    • 1980-1989?
    • Mary Hall discusses how Middle Tennessee got an entrance at East Main Street. President Cope had meetings with teachers and asked what he could do to help them. One physical education teacher requested a front entrance, and President Cope went out...
    • Roads; Streets; 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
    • Aerial of campus, 1959

    • 1959
    • An aerial photograph of the campus in 1959
    • Aerial photographs; College campuses; Middle Tennessee State College;
    • Language Arts faculty, 1959

    • 1959
    • Portraits of the Language Arts faculty taken from the 1959 Midlander yearbook
    • Language arts teachers; Middle Tennessee State College;
    • U.S. Army missile

    • 1958-1964?
    • A U.S. Army missile being transported on campus
    • Surface-to-air missiles; United States. Army; Middle Tennessee State College
    • New course is offered in atomic age physics

    • 1958-10-01
    • MTSC offered a year-long course in atomic age physics, also available via television, to anyone who was interested
    • Nuclear physics; Physics--Study and teaching; Correspondence schools and courses; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Dedication of the Murfree, Forrest and Todd buildings

    • 1958-03-25
    • Printed invitation to attend a dedication ceremony in the Alumni Memorial Gym on March 25, 1958 for three campus buildings. Accompanied by audio clips of remarks about the history and significance of each building made during the dedication...
    • College buildings; Dedication services; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Wearing letters other than "T" violates rule

    • 1957-10-06
    • Students at MTSC could face action from the Associated Student Body if they wore the letters of other schools on their clothing
    • Schools--Insignia; College sports; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Fire Training School

    • 1957-08-22
    • Photograph of an activity at Middle Tennessee State College's fire training school
    • Fire fighters--Training of; Fire extinction--Equipment and supplies; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Fire Training School : Air Force helicopter

    • 1957-08-22
    • Firefighters in training extinguishing a fire, with a U.S. Air Force helicopter in the background
    • Fire fighters--Training of; Fire extinction--Equipment and supplies; Fires; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Buchanan Players, 1957

    • 1957
    • List and group photo of drama club members and certain productions from the 1957 Midlander yearbook
    • Drama; Theater; Middle Tennessee State College;
    • Lane Boutwell, 1957

    • 1957
    • Drama Club sponsor, Lane Boutwell; image from the 1957 Midlander yearbook
    • Boutwell, Lane; Drama; Theater; Middle Tennessee State College;
    • YDC members interview Estes Kefauver

    • 1956-04-11
    • Several members of the Young Democratic Club met with presidential candidate Estes Kefauver when he visited Nashville. Pictured from left to right: Bob Brooks, George Gardner, Frank Gardner, James Daniel, Estes Kefauver, Dr. William Windham, Bill...
    • Presidential candidates; Democratic Party (U.S.); Political clubs; Middle Tennessee State College


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