Excerpts of an oral history with Sylvester Brooks, a progressive African-American MTSU student during the 1960s. Brooks shares his memories of MTSU campus life as a minority student during the turbulent 1960s and his advocacy of civil rights
African Americans; African American college students; Segregation; Race relations; Civil Rights; Student government; Forrest, Nathan Bedford, 1821-1877;
Miller Lanier, aviation instructor, from the 1952 Midlander yearbook. In 1948, Executive Officer, Captain Miller Lanier helped to organize The Middle Tennessee State College Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol.
College teachers; Aeronautics--Study and teaching; Students; Middle Tennessee State College;
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