Skip to main content

You've searched: MTSU Memory

  • Subject-LCSH: World War, 1939-1945
(46 results)



Display: 20

    • War bond rally : College Training Detachment

    • 1943-08
    • Group of students in the 11th College Training Detachment at a war bond rally in Murfreesboro
    • United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945--Economic aspects; World War, 1939-1945--Finance; Middle Tennessee State College
    • World War II maneuvers : air drills

    • 1943-04-24
    • Photograph of World War II air maneuvers. Written on the reverse side: "Planes attacking ground troops during demonstration of Air support of ground troops for officers participating in 2nd Army maneuvers in Tennessee. Demonstration took place just...
    • Military maneuvers; World War, 1939-1945
    • "Biloxi Blues" program

    • 1993
    • A program for Neil Simon's World War II play, Biloxi Blues, about a soldier's 1943 experience in training camp. Performed by the Buchanan Players Spring 1993.
    • World War, 1939-1945; Drama; Theater; Middle Tennessee State University;
    • Blanche Cook McClure oral history

    • 2006-02-02
    • Blanche Cook McClure was in high school when the U.S. entered World War II and attended Middle Tennessee State Teachers College during the war years. Click the links in the Audio Clips field to listen to three excerpts of an oral history interview...
    • McClure, Blanche Cook; Women college students; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College; United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945
    • Jane Tucker Maxwell oral history

    • 2002-02-20
    • Jane Maxwell Tucker witnessed the impact of World War II on campus life during her years as a student at Middle Tennessee State Teachers College
    • Women college students; Dormitories; College sports; United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College
    • World War II maneuvers : parachutists

    • 1943-06-16
    • Two parachutists from a World War II maneuver on June 16, 1943. The following was written on the reverse side: "Pvt P D Hanson, Regt Hq Parachute Bn, Los Angeles Calif adjusts equipment on another chutist just before a mission at Camp Campbell,...
    • Parachute troops; Military maneuvers; World War, 1939-1945; Fort Campbell (Ky. and Tenn.)
    • J.O. Gist oral history

    • 2000-10-30
    • Excerpts of an oral history with J.O. Gist, an MTSU alumnus and former business office employee. Gist shares his memories of campus life during the 1940s and 1960s
    • College students; Greek letter societies; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • War Bond Rally : E.R. Riley

    • 1943-08-18
    • Jiu-jutsu demonstration with E.R. Riley and Passanisi at the War Bond Rally in Murfreesboro. During WWII, Murfreesboro was the sight of both training of troops and widespread support of the war effort. In addition to the army units that were...
    • United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State College
    • War Bond Rally : Dorothy Gracey

    • 1943-08-18
    • Dorothy Gracey, a daughter of one of the professors, spills Spojes during a jiu-jutsu demonstration at the War Bond Rally in Murfreesboro. During WWII, Murfreesboro was the sight of both training of troops and widespread support of the war...
    • United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Women; Middle Tennessee State College
    • 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
    • Alberta Sandell McCrary oral history

    • 2006-05-03
    • A clip of an oral history with Alberta McCrary, a student at Middle Tennessee State Teachers College during the 1940s. McCrary shares her memories of the Eleventh College Training Detachment on campus during the 1940s.
    • World War, 1939-1945; Women; Women college students; United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College
    • 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
    • Oakley Jennings oral history

    • 2007-03
    • 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
    • Jerry Gaither oral history

    • 2001-01-23; 2001-02-05
    • Clips from an oral history with Jerry Gaither, a former Tennessee educator. Gaither shares his memories of the Second Army of Tennessee maneuvers and campus life after World War II, particularly in relation to the G.I. Bill
    • Veterans--Housing; Veterans--Education; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College
    • College Training Detachment at Kirksey Old Main

    • 1940-1944
    • A group photograph of the 11th College Training Detachment on the steps of the Kirksey Old Main building
    • Military education; United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College
    • College Training Detachment, group photo

    • 1940-1944
    • A group photo of the 11th College Training Detachment posed in front of a small airplane
    • Flight training; Military education; United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College
    • College Training Detachment : departing for N.A.A.C.

    • 1943
    • 11th College Training Detachment departing for Classification Center, N.A.A.C., Nashville
    • Military training camps; Military education; United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State College
    • College Training Detachment : P.T. formation

    • 1943-11-06
    • 11th College Training Detachment, Airport Brigade. P.T. Formation Class D.
    • Physical education and training, Military; United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State College
    • College Training Detachment : flight trainer

    • 1943
    • 11th College Training Detachment, Aviation Training
    • Flight training; Military education; United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State College
    • College Training Detachment : Sunday retreat

    • 1943-10-10
    • 11th College Training Detachment, Sunday Retreat, winner announcements
    • Military cadets; Military education; United States. Army Air Forces. College Training Detachment, 11th; World War, 1939-1945; Middle Tennessee State College

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