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    • "Board Named to Select New President"

    • 1968-05-16
    • After President Quill E. Cope's resignation, a board had to be named to find his successor. This newspaper clipping includes quotes from Cope's resignation speech. Cope was the fourth MTSU president; he was leaving MTSU to return to teaching at the...
    • Cope, Quill Evan; Resignation; College presidents; Middle Tennessee State University
    • "Hair"

    • 1989
    • A program for the 1960s counter-culture play by James Rado and Gerome Ragni. Debuting in spring 1989 at MTSU, the Buchanan Players performed this exploration of the sexual revolution.
    • Drama; Theater; Middle Tennessee State University;
    • "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
    • "It's getting 'drafty' here"

    • 1967-11-07
    • Provides details of how MTSU's Graduate School would be affected by the new draft law
    • Draft; United States. Selective Service System; Graduate students; Women; Veterans--Education; Council of Graduate Schools in the United States; Middle Tennessee State University
    • "Kennedy 'dissents' to 12,000 at Vanderbilt"

    • 1968-03-28
    • A review of a speech given by Robert Kennedy at Vanderbilt in March of 1968, taken from MTSU's Sidelines Newspaper
    • Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968; Presidential candidates; IMPACT Symposium (Vanderbilt University); Vietnam War, 1961-1975
    • "She Stoops to Conquer"

    • 1977
    • A program for the play, She Stoops to Conquer, an 18th century romantic comedy. The MTSU Dramatic Department presented their rendition of the Oliver Goldsmith classic in Fall 1977
    • Drama; Theater; Middle Tennessee State University;
    • Barbara Ambrose in Royal Family

    • 1979
    • Barbara Ambrose plays the most beautiful woman on Broadway in George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber's play Royal Family. The play was a production of the MTSU theater program.
    • Drama; Theater; Middle Tennessee State University;
    • Bart Gordon in departmental library

    • 1965-1975?
    • Bart Gordon was born and educated in Rutherford County, attended MTSU, and graduated in 1971. He then received his law degree from the University of Tennessee in 1973. Notes on the back of the photo indicate this photo was used in the Midlander...
    • Gordon, Bart J., 1949-; College students; Law students--Tennessee
    • Bart Gordon portrait

    • 1980-1999?
    • Congressman Barton Jennings Gordon. He represents the Sixth District, which consists of 15 Middle Tennessee counties. He was born and educated in Rutherford County, and attended MTSU and graduated in 1971. He then received his law degree from the...
    • Gordon, Bart J., 1949-; Legislators--United States
    • Bertha Chrietzberg oral history

    • 2000-07-31
    • Excerpts of an oral history with Bertha Chrietzberg, an MTSU health, physical education, and recreation instructor during the 1960s and 1970s. Chrietzberg shares memories of campus life during the 1960s and 1970s.
    • Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Race relations; Physical education and training; Dress codes; Women college students; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Bob Womack oral history

    • 2006-03-29
    • Excerpt of an oral history with Bob Womack, 1940s student and later an education professor at MTSU. Womack shares his memories of campus reaction to bombing of Pearl Harbor and the start of America's involvement in World War II.
    • College students; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Buchanan Players, 1979

    • 1979
    • Photograph of the Buchanan Players, an MTSU dramatic group. The photo is part of a page from the 1979 Midlander yearbook.
    • Drama; Theater; Middle Tennessee State University;
    • Burns P. Phillips, Jr. oral history

    • 2001-09-04
    • An oral history excerpt of Burns Phillips, a veteran and former mathematics professor at MTSU. Phillips shares information about Vet Village.
    • Veterans--Education; Veterans--Housing; United States. Veterans' Benefits; World War, 1939-1945; Student housing; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College
    • 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 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;
    • Cliff Gillespie oral history

    • 2000-07-12
    • Excerpts of an oral history with Cliff Gillespie, Associate Vice-President of Enrollment Management at MTSU. Gillespie shares his memories and anecdotes of campus life during the 1960s, particularly those relating to race relations, student...
    • College students; Race relations; Student government; Kappa Sigma Fraternity; Greek letter societies; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Coed Codes, 1967-68

    • 1967-1968
    • Pamphlet on the coed codes for the 1967-68 academic year at MTSU. Dress codes, behavior codes, and general rules are covered in this publication.
    • College students; Behavior; Dress codes; College publications; 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
    • 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

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