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  • Coverage: 1970-1979
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    • Horace Jones

    • 1970-1979?
    • Horace Jones was the son of the first president of Middle Tennessee State Normal School, Robert Lee Jones. Horace was the first Bursar (1911) and later a mathematics professor, an athletic recruiter, and a member of the athletic administration....
    • Jones, Horace Grady; College administrators; Mathematics teachers; Middle Tennessee State Normal School; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Agriculture building, side view

    • 1970-1979?
    • This is the Agriculture building a couple of years after it was built in 1968. The architects were Yearwood and Johnson, and the contractor was Cartwright
    • Agriculture--Study and teaching; College buildings; Middle Tennessee State University
    • ROTC students

    • 1970-1979?
    • Photograph of four ROTC students, two of whom are African American, taken for the Midlander yearbook
    • United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps; Middle Tennessee State University; African American military cadets; Military education; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Bealer Smotherman

    • c. 1970-1979
    • Photograph of Bealer Smotherman. He graduated from Middle Tennessee State Teachers College in 1933 and later became an Aerospace faculty member. He was honored as a distinguished alumni in 1973.
    • Smotherman, Bealer; Aerospace engineering--Study and teaching; College teachers; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Charles M. Murphy Athletic Center

    • 1970-1979
    • Postcard from the 1970s of the Charles M. Murphy Athletic Center at MTSU
    • Sports facilities; Middle Tennessee State University;
    • MacFarland Health Services building

    • 1970-1979
    • MacFarland Health Services building was built in 1969. Architect: Wheeler; Contractor: Melson
    • Health facilities; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Todd Library

    • 1970-1979?
    • Andrew Todd Library was built in 1958; architect: Wheeler
    • Academic libraries; College buildings; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Corlew Hall

    • 1970-1979?
    • Corlew Hall; three African American students are exiting the building in the bottom right hand corner. Corlew Hall, located on MTSU Blvd., was built in 1967. Wheeler, architect; Melson, contractor
    • Dormitories; Student housing; African American students; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Dot Harrison

    • 1970-1979?
    • Photograph of Dot Harrison with a Blue Raiders bus in the background. Harrison was the MTSU Director of Development, Communications and Marketing from 1974-2000
    • College administrators; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Group of female students with plaque

    • 1970-1979?
    • A group of students holding a plaque in front of Monohan Hall. The students' names are written on the back of the photograph. Sandra Vaughn and Jo Hendricks are holding the award.
    • Women college students; Plaques, plaquettes; Awards; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Quintin Miller Smith memorial service

    • 1976-04-08
    • A program from the memorial service for Quintin Miller Smith. Smith was president of the institution from 1938-1958.
    • Smith, Quintin Miller; College presidents; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Olivia Woods oral history

    • 2001-06-19
    • Excerpts of an oral history with Olivia Woods, the first African-American student at Middle Tennessee State University. Woods shares her memories of attending college at MTSU as both an undergraduate and a graduate student during the 1960s and 1970s
    • African Americans; African American college students; African American graduate students; Race relations; Women college students; Dress codes; Middle Tennessee State University
    • "Flower child"

    • 1960-1970?
    • Photograph of a student wearing a flower headband
    • Hippies; College students; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Peace demonstration : Keathley University Center

    • 1964-1974?
    • Rallying in front of the Keathley University Center for attendance at a campus peace demonstration on Oct. 15th. The Vietnam Moratorium Committee urged people to "Give Peace a Chance"
    • Demonstrations; Protest movements; Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Scarlett family

    • 1968-1978
    • Melvin G. Scarlett was the President of MTSU from 1968-1978. His wife, Caroline, is to his left
    • Scarlett, Melvin G.; College presidents; Scarlett, Caroline; College presidents' spouses; Middle Tennessee State University;
    • Bob Forsythe in "The Royal Family"

    • 1979
    • Veteran Buchanan Player, Bob Forsythe, reads a letter in George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber's play "The Royal Family."
    • Drama; Theater; Middle Tennessee State University;
    • Dean Hayes oral history

    • 2003-10-14
    • Excerpts of an oral history with Dean Hayes, track coach for Middle Tennessee State University. Hayes shares memories of coaching experiences, race relations, women's issues, and general athletics at the university.
    • Coaches (Athletics); Coaching (Athletics); Track and field; Race relations; Racism; College integration; School mascots; Athletic fields; People with visual disabilities; People with disabilities; Women; Women college students; Middle Tennessee...
    • Oklahoma : musical production

    • 1977
    • A program for the MTSU Dramatic Department's production of the musical Oklahoma
    • Drama; Theater; Middle Tennessee State University;

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