Excerpts of an oral history with Olivia Woods, the first African-American student at Middle Tennessee State University. Woods shares her memories of attending college at MTSU as both an undergraduate and a graduate student during the 1960s and 1970s
African Americans; African American college students; African American graduate students; Race relations; Women college students; Dress codes; Middle Tennessee State University
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
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
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