Author Archives: Albert Gore Research Center

Women’s History Word Search

Can you find all of the Middle Tennessee Women in our new word search?

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Albert Gore, Sr. Speaks on St. Patrick’s Day in 1944

Written by Bradley Harjehausen, Graduate Assistant Happy St. Patrick’s Day from the Albert Gore Research Center! On March 17, 1944 Albert Gore, Sr., then a member of the House of Representatives, was a guest speaker at the St. Patrick Society … Continue reading

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99 Problems but a Woman Aviator Ain’t One

By Kelsey Lamkin Amelia Earhart might be the most famous woman aviator in history, but in Tennessee, we have our own sheroes. The Ninety-Nines was founded in 1929 to encourage and support women aviators. Tennessee established its own chapter on … Continue reading

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Bringing Congress to Campus

Written by Sarah Calise, Archivist On Monday and Tuesday of this week, the Albert Gore Research Center hosted two distinguished guests from Congress: Ron Sarasin, who represented Connecticut’s District 5 from 1973-1979, and Glenn Nye, who represented Virginia’s District 2 … Continue reading

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The Musical Side of Murphy Center

Written by Donna Baker, University Archivist It is not unusual for archivists to get attached to their collections.  When you are the University Archivist, you can get attached to a particular place and protective of the people associated with that … Continue reading

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Albert Gore Research Hours Update

The Albert Gore Research Center will be open to researchers by appointment only from Monday, December 12, 2016, through Thursday, December 22, 2016. Middle Tennessee State University will close for Winter Break on Friday, December 23, 2016, through Monday, January … Continue reading

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On the Road Again: The National Historic Preservation Act 50th Anniversary Exhibit Travels to West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center

On Monday December 5, 2016, Albert Gore Research Center Director Dr. Louis Kyriakoudes and graduate assistant Julie Maresco traveled to the West Tennessee Delta Heritage Center in Brownsville, Tennessee, to install the traveling exhibit at its second stop.  The National Historic … Continue reading

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