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    • Bob Abernathy

    • 1960-1969?
    • James Robert Abernathy, or Bob Abernathy, is best known for his service as ambassador for Middle Tennessee State University. He made more than 2,500 speaking appearances in 21 states throughout the course of his career at the university. Abernathy...
    • Abernathy, James Robert; College teachers; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • James E. Walker Library

    • 2000?
    • The James E. Walker Library at Middle Tennessee State University. It was built in 1999 and named after James E. Walker, who was president of the university at the time. The building is more than 200,000 square feet. The architect was Thomas, Miller...
    • Academic libraries; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Olivia Woods oral history

    • 2001-06-19
    • 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
    • Horse Science bus

    • 1965-1969?
    • Photograph of the Middle Tennessee State University Horse Science bus
    • Buses; Transportation; School field trips; Horse industry--Study and teaching; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Dean Hayes oral history

    • 2003-10-14
    • Excerpts of an oral history with Dean Hayes, track coach for Middle Tennessee State University. Hayes shares memories of coaching experiences, race relations, women's issues, and general athletics at the university.
    • Coaches (Athletics); Coaching (Athletics); Track and field; Race relations; Racism; College integration; School mascots; Athletic fields; People with visual disabilities; People with disabilities; Women; Women college students; Middle Tennessee...
    • Campus, circa 1965

    • 1965?
    • Aerial photograph of campus, circa 1965. "As MTSC days drew to a close, the campus had more buildings and more students than ever before. By 1965, enrollment reached 6,000 and many recently constructed buildings dotted the landscape" (from...
    • College buildings; College campuses; Aerial photographs; Middle Tennessee State University
    • 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
    • John Harris oral history

    • 2000-05-09
    • An oral history with John Harris, director of Middle Tennessee State University's Disabled Student Services. Harris shares his memories of his experiences as a student and campus life for disabled students in particular at Middle Tennessee State...
    • College students; People with visual disabilities; People with disabilities; Race relations; Middle Tennessee State University
    • "Board Named to Select New President"

    • 1968-05-16
    • After President Quill E. Cope's resignation, a board had to be named to find his successor. This newspaper clipping includes quotes from Cope's resignation speech. Cope was the fourth MTSU president; he was leaving MTSU to return to teaching at the...
    • Cope, Quill Evan; Resignation; College presidents; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Nashville sit-in commemoration poster

    • 1985-04-16
    • A poster announcing the 25th anniversary of the Nashville Sit-in Movement on April 16, 1985. The University was showing a screening of the 1960 news documentary "Sit-in: ABC White Paper" at the Learning Resources Center on campus
    • Demonstrations; Nashville (Tenn.); Civil rights--United States;
    • Peace demonstration : Keathley University Center

    • 1964-1974?
    • Rallying in front of the Keathley University Center for attendance at a campus peace demonstration on Oct. 15th. The Vietnam Moratorium Committee urged people to "Give Peace a Chance"
    • Demonstrations; Protest movements; Vietnam War, 1961-1975; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Bart Gordon in departmental library

    • 1965-1975?
    • Bart Gordon was born and educated in Rutherford County, attended MTSU, and graduated in 1971. He then received his law degree from the University of Tennessee in 1973. Notes on the back of the photo indicate this photo was used in the Midlander...
    • Gordon, Bart J., 1949-; College students; Law students--Tennessee
    • Bart Gordon portrait

    • 1980-1999?
    • Congressman Barton Jennings Gordon. He represents the Sixth District, which consists of 15 Middle Tennessee counties. He was born and educated in Rutherford County, and attended MTSU and graduated in 1971. He then received his law degree from the...
    • Gordon, Bart J., 1949-; Legislators--United States
    • Miss Mary Hall interview: MT presidents

    • 1980-1989?
    • Mary Hall comments on the three university presidents she worked with over the years
    • Hall, Mary Ella, 1895-1991; Lyon, Pritchett Alfred; Smith, Quintin Miller; Cope, Quill Evan; College presidents; Middle Tennessee State Teachers College; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Industrial Arts Department : General Metals Shop

    • 1964
    • The General Metals Shop in the Industrial Arts Department at MTSC in 1964. "New equipment installed in 1942 for the Industrial Arts Department was a critical component of the World War II training program. 'The Shop' became a much busier place...
    • Metal-work; Industrial equipment; Industrial arts--Study and teaching; Middle Tennessee State College
    • Faculty and administration photographic directory, Fall 1986

    • 1986-08-01
    • A directory of university faculty and administrator portraits for the fall semester of the 1986-87 school year. Diamond/ 75th anniversary issue
    • Middle Tennessee State University; College administrators; College teachers; Directories
    • Faculty and administration photographic directory, 1992

    • 1992
    • A directory of faculty and administrators at Middle Tennessee State University during the 1992-1993 academic year, with a portrait photograph and contact information provided for each person listed
    • Middle Tennessee State University; College teachers; College administrators; Directories
    • Directory of faculty and administration

    • 1980-08-01
    • Directory of administrators and faculty at the University in the fall semester of the 1980-81 school year
    • Middle Tennessee State University; College teachers; College administrators; Directories

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