Skip to main content

You've searched: MTSU Memory

  • Genre: Clipping
(31 results)



Display: 20

    • "Selects site for normal school"

    • 1910-2-11
    • After deliberations over seven locations for the school, the Tennessee Board of Education decides to purchase land in Murfreesboro to build Middle Tennessee State Normal School
    • Middle Tennessee State Normal School;
    • Murfreesboro State

    • 1941-01-23
    • An editorial describing problems with changing the school's name to Tennessee State; the writer decided that "Murfreesboro State" would be the best option
    • Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Universities and colleges--Names
    • 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;
    • Massacre

    • 1946-08-07
    • Describes Hillary Martin's experience in the Battle of the Bulge, which earned him a Silver Star. Martin was a football player for MTSC in 1946
    • Martin, Hillary; Silver Star; Ardennes, Battle of the, 1944-1945; World War, 1939-1945--Veterans; Football players; Middle Tennessee State College
    • ROTC building, heating plant are latest campus additions

    • 1954-09-29
    • An article about additions to the campus since the summer of 1954, which included a new heating plant and the ROTC building
    • United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps; College buildings; 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Old Norm opens with 125

    • 1961-09-20
    • The front page of a simulated first issue of the school newspaper. Published as the first issue of Sidelines in the 1961-62 academic year to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the school's founding
    • College student newspapers and periodicals; Middle Tennessee State Normal School; Middle Tennessee State College
    • There sure have been some changes made!

    • 1961-09-20
    • Between the summer semester and fall semester of 1961, there were several changes that took place at Middle Tennessee State College, including trees cut down, a new home for the infirmary, new streets and parking areas, and other small projects
    • Construction projects; College buildings; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Patty and Harrell

    • 1961-11-08
    • Dr. Robert Morris Patty (student in 1911) and Charlie Harrell (1961 ASB President) during the 50th Anniversary, from an issue of Sidelines
    • Patty, Robert Morris; Harrell, Charlie; Anniversaries; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Fiftieth convocation salutes past and present

    • 1961-11-22
    • The text of the invocation and introductory speech given at Middle Tennessee State's 50th anniversary convocation on November 14, which honored alumni, faculty, and students
    • Anniversaries; College administrators; College teachers; College students; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Gore, Bass bring Scope Week talks

    • 1964-03-11
    • Al Gore, Sr. and Ross Bass spoke at Middle Tennessee State College's SCOPE week
    • Gore, Albert, 1907-1998; Bass, Ross, 1918-; Middle Tennessee State College
    • "It really happened..."

    • 1965-11-02
    • Details the experiences of women at Middle Tennessee State Normal School; written in response to the double standards placed on MTSU co-eds
    • Women college students; Middle Tennessee State Normal School--History; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Homecoming history

    • 1965-11-09
    • This article describes MTSU's history of homecomings, which began in 1925, the same year the school became known as Middle Tennessee State Teachers College
    • Homecoming; Middle Tennessee State University--History; Middle Tennessee State University; Universities and colleges--Alumni and alumnae
    • MTSU to lead drive for Viet Nam support

    • 1965-12-07
    • MTSU's student body president coordinated a Vietnam support petition which was circulated at other Tennessee colleges and universities. The article also discusses a student body president meeting to be held in Nashville to present the petitions to...
    • Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Petitions; College students--Political activity; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Viet Nam support petition

    • 1965-12-14
    • MTSU, under ASB President Bert Wakeley, headed a state-wide petition effort in universities to show support of Johnson's Vietnam war policies. MTSU's petition was more than thirty-five feet long
    • Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Public opinion; Petitions; Middle Tennessee State University
    • VA to donate land to MTSU

    • 1966-02-13
    • An article about the local Veteran's Administration hospital's plan to donate surplus land to MTSU
    • Land titles--Registration and transfer; United States. Dept. of Veterans Affairs; Agriculture; Middle Tennessee State University

QuickView

Display a larger image and more item information when the pointer pauses over a thumbnail
 

Layout options:

Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK