• Goldstein-Licker family photograph

    This photograph features Esther Licker, Aaron Weise, and Goldstein in front, Ethel Licker in back.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Photograph of the Weises

    This is a photograph of Aaron Weise and his wife, Leah Goldstein Weise.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Dawn Patrol

    Russell, Ray

    Eugene H. Sloan used this photograph in his book, With the Second Army: "Somewhere in Tennessee" and it is captioned as follows: This photograph was taken during the 20th Armored (Camp Campbell) last…

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • 11th College Training Detachment, 3

    This photograph depicts two members of the College Training Detachment working on a plane alongside an instructor. The 11th CTD trained at Middle Tennessee State College in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • ROTC Continues

    Middle Tennessee State University

    By 1986 MTSU's Army ROTC program had produced five generals. The program has also provided additional opportunities for women. Currently, it is one of the top-rated ROTC programs in the nation.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Photograph of the Weises, 2

    This is a postcard photograph of Aaron and Leah Weise.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • MTSU President James Walker (1990-2000)

    Middle Tennessee State University

    Dr. James Walker, seventh president of MTSU, accomplished many goals in his ten years at MTSU, including establishing an Honors College, creating and following an Academic and Facilities Master Plan,…

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Salesman Walter Brown on the left and Sam DeGeorge on the right in front of a fruit store

    Salesman Walter Brown on the left and Sam DeGeorge on the right in front of a fruit store.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Soldiers Lying in Field photograph

    Sig. Photo Co

    2nd Army soldiers are taking position in a country field in this photograph, among them Private Malou Heslop. Permission to use granted by the Nashville Public Library.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Soldiers Near RC Cola Sign photograph

    United States. Army. Signal Corps

    This official Signal Corps photograph pictures two armed soldiers awaiting attack. The men are located outside of a business bearing a Royal Crown Cola advertisement on its facade. Permission to use g…

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • STC Girls' Basketball

    Lizzie Lee Philips and Elizabeth W. played on the 1931 State Teachers College girls' basketball team. Philips served as the captain.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Home Journal Offices

    A photograph of Murfreesboro, Tennessee that depicts the damage done to the Home Journal Offices by the 1913 tornado.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Blue Raider Football

    Middle Tennessee State University

    Coach Charles "Bubber" Murphy, a Middle Tennessee State College alumnus, began his MTSC coaching career in 1947. He led the Blue Raiders to four undefeated seasons and conference championships in 1947…

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Dining Hall Gang at the Mill, 3

    This photograph depicts members of the State Teachers College Dining Hall crew on a picnic at a dam near Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Oral history interview with Houston and Ella Overton

    The Overtons discuss growing up in separate African American communities in Murfreesboro, meeting one another at Holloway High School in 1941, and attending First Baptist Church.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Northeast Corner of the Square

    A photograph of Murfreesboro, Tennessee that depicts the damage done by the 1913 tornado to the northeast corner of the Square.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Aaron Weise in Uniform

    This is a photograph of Aaron Weise in his World War I military uniform. He served as an aviator from October 1917 to February 1919. On February 26, 1924, Weise was promoted in the reserves to the gra…

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Sidney Poitier Visits his God Child

    Middle Tennessee State University

    The first African-American sorority on campus was Alpha Kappa Alpha. The local chapter formed in 1972. Sidney Poitier's god-daughter was a charter member, and he surprised her sorority sisters by atte…

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Busy Bee Cafe Menu Page, 2

    This is a page from the Busy Bee Cafe menu, which displays their food offerings and prices. Note the advertisement at the bottom. The Busy Bee Cafe was operated by the Meshotto family on the Murfreesb…

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
  • Midlander Staff

    Middle Tennessee State University

    The Midlander yearbook debuted in 1926--one year after the Middle Tennessee State Teachers College (now MTSU) newspaper, Sidelines, appeared.

    View Full Item  in Albert Gore Research Center
123...8Next