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    • "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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Cadet 2nd Lieutenant receiving an award

    • 1966-05-10
    • Cadet 2nd Lt. Paul W. Landers of Murfreesboro receiving an award on May 10, 1966. He received the "Superior Cadet Award" for the junior class, presented by Dean Firman Cunningham, head of the School of Business and Industry at Middle Tennessee...
    • United States. Army. Reserve Officers' Training Corps; Military education; Middle Tennessee State University
    • 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
    • Charles G. Phillips

    • 1960-1969?
    • Charles G. Phillips, namesake of Phillips Bookstore in the Keathley University Center
    • Phillips, Charles G.; College teachers; College stores; Middle Tennessee State College; Middle Tennessee State University
    • Constitution revamp continues in ASB

    • 1966-03-01
    • Call's article describes the proposed Associated Student Body constitutional changes (Replacing the word "college" with University, allowing women and juniors to run for A.S.B. president, and raising the GPA required to run) and the arguments that...
    • Student government; 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...
    • 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
    • E. Mai Saunders

    • 1950-1959?
    • E. Mai Saunders began teaching music at Middle Tennessee State Normal School in 1911 and retired in 1955. She served on two faculty committees, public programs and schedules, from 1946 to 1956. She was Assistant Professor of Music and later...
    • Saunders, E. Mai; Music teachers; Music--Instruction and study; Middle Tennessee State College
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • 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
    • Keathley University Center

    • 1968?
    • Keathley University Center was built in 1967. Burkhalter-Hickerson, architect; L.L. Poe, contractor
    • Student unions; College buildings; Middle Tennessee State University

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