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    • "Flower child"

    • 1960-1970?
    • Photograph of a student wearing a flower headband
    • Hippies; College students; Middle Tennessee State College; 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
    • Betty McComas

    • 1940-1949?
    • Mrs. Betty McComas, Director of Nursing Education, holding a copy of The Health Careers Subcommittee: Organization, Function. A handwritten note in the top, right corner of the manual reads "Nursing Education Office, Do Not Remove." In the...
    • McComas, Betty; Nursing--Study and teaching; United States. Army Nurse Corps; Military nursing; Nurses; Medical education; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Bob Abernathy

    • 1960-1969?
    • James Robert Abernathy, or Bob Abernathy, is best known for his service as ambassador for Middle Tennessee State University. He made more than 2,500 speaking appearances in 21 states throughout the course of his career at the university. Abernathy...
    • Abernathy, James Robert; College teachers; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Cadet 2nd Lieutenant receiving an award

    • 1966-05-10
    • Cadet 2nd Lt. Paul W. Landers of Murfreesboro receiving an award on May 10, 1966. He received the "Superior Cadet Award" for the junior class, presented by Dean Firman Cunningham, head of the School of Business and Industry at Middle Tennessee...
    • United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps; Military education; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Cadets receiving awards

    • 1966
    • Photograph taken at an awards ceremony at which cadets are to receive special commendations. The names of the cadets and award recipients are listed on the reverse side.
    • United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps; Military education; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Caroline Scarlett

    • 1960-1969?
    • 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,...
    • Scarlett, Caroline; College presidents' spouses; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Charles G. Phillips

    • 1960-1969?
    • Charles G. Phillips, namesake of Phillips Bookstore in the Keathley University Center
    • Phillips, Charles G.; College teachers; College stores; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Construction of dormitory complex

    • 1965
    • This photograph shows the construction of the dormitory complex next to the current James E. Walker Library. The buildings are named: Wood Hall, Felder Hall, Gore Hall, and Clement Hall. Wood and Felder were built in 1964, and Gore and Clement...
    • Dormitories; Student housing; College buildings; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Cope Administration Building

    • 1960-1969?
    • An aerial photograph of the Cope Administration Building after it was built in 1965. Wheeler, architect; Powers, contractor
    • School administration buildings; College buildings; Middle Tennessee State College; 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
    • Corlew Hall, c. 1968

    • 1968?
    • Corlew Hall in the late 1960s; built in 1967, located on MTSU Blvd. Architect: Wheeler. Contractor: Melson.
    • Dormitories; College buildings; Student housing; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Davis science building

    • 1967-1969?
    • The Davis science building was built in 1967. Wheeler, architect; Melson, contractor
    • College buildings; Middle Tennessee State University;
    • Dr. Cope and Governor Clement

    • 1960-1969?
    • Dr. Quill E. Cope and Governor Frank G. Clement in the 1960s. Clement was Tennessee's governor from 1953 to 1959 and again from 1963 to 1967
    • Cope, Quill Evan; College presidents; Clement, Frank Goad; Governors--Tennessee; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • E. Mai Saunders at the piano

    • 1950-1959?
    • E. Mai Saunders, a music teacher at the institution from 1911-1955, sitting at the piano
    • Saunders, E. Mai; College teachers; Music teachers; Music--Instruction and study; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Early computer at MTSU

    • 1982
    • A teacher and student using an early computer on campus. Written on the reverse side: "Return to Al Cravens - Advertising"
    • Computers; College students; College teachers; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Eugene Sloan

    • 1960-1969?
    • Eugene Sloan came to Middle Tennessee State College in 1945 and served in various teaching and administrative roles during his tenure at the institution.
    • Sloan, Eugene Holloway, 1907-1997; College teachers; College administrators; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Floyd Stadium

    • 1960-1969?
    • An aerial photograph of Floyd Stadium as it appeared in the 1960s. The stadium was originally built in 1934. Architect: Burkhalter-Hickerson. Contractor: Parsley Brothers
    • Stadiums; Sports facilities; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University

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