An aerial photograph of Beasley, Gracy, Smith, Sims, and Judd Halls, and Woodmore Cafeteria. Beasley and Sims Halls were built in 1959. Gracy Hall, Judd Hall, and Woodmore Cafeteria were all built in 1963. All five employed Wheeler as the...
Dormitories; Student housing; College buildings; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
Dr. Wilmoth D. Bowdoin at Middle Tennessee State College. Bowdoin was an education professor from 1948 to 1972 and the first Dean of the School of Education. His wife, Ruth Bowdoin, was the director of curriculum for the Murfreesboro City Schools,...
Bowdoin, Wilmoth D.; Teacher educators; College teachers; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
A scene from Ira Levin's play Veronica's Room performed by students in the Drama Department. This spine chilling tale had Middle Tennessee audiences holding their breath until the final moments; from the 1976 Midlander yearbook
Drama; Theater; Middle Tennessee State University;
Reports on the acquisition of a facsimile Gutenberg Bible as the 500,000th volume in Todd Library and invites the public to a celebration on April 12, 1987. Includes historical background on the Bible and notes the observation of 1987 as Year of...
Academic libraries; Gutenberg Bible; Middle Tennessee State University. Library;
Saunders Fine Arts Building was built in 1959 (Wheeler, architect; Melson, contractor). Named in honor of E. Mai Saunders who began teaching music at Middle Tennessee State Normal School in 1911 and retired from the institution in 1955.
Arts facilities; College buildings; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University