Dromgoole & Claxton Literary Societies, the earliest organizations on campus, reportedly named for local writers. Earlier photos show a primarily male membership for Claxton, so this photograph may have been taken during the WWII years.
Literature--Societies, etc.; College students; Middle Tennessee State Normal School
Photograph taken after the ceremony celebrating General Douglas MacArthur's 1951 visit to Middle Tennessee State College; his second wife Jean Faircloth MacArthur was a former resident of Murfreesboro and attended Soule College for Women
MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Generals; Middle Tennessee State College