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
Photograph of an ROTC drill, possibly during the Vietnam era
United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps; Military cadets; Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Military maneuvers; War games; Military education; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
Excerpts of an oral history with Robert Corlew, former History Department Chair at MTSC and MTSU. Corlew shares his memories of teaching history, women's issues, race relations, and integration on campus
College students; Women--Education; College integration; College teachers; Middle Tennessee State University
Raymond Nunley, with daughters Diane and Sandra at their Vet Village residence. Vet Village included housing for families of veterans and married students. This image is from the Midlander yearbook, 1956
Student housing; Veterans--Housing; Families; Veterans--Education; Middle Tennessee State College
Excerpt of an oral history with Oakley Jennings, a veteran who attended Middle Tennessee State College on the GI Bill after World War II and chemistry/physics professor at the university. Jennings shares his memories of campus life as a...
College students; Male college students; Veterans--Education; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College