Tag Archives: Middle Tennessee

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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2-inch Quad Recordings Will Live Again

The Albert Gore Research Center has recently had the opportunity to take another step in the preservation of documentation of the past, this time in the form of rare film footage. Some of our audio-visual material includes 2” Quadruplex tapes … Continue reading

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Tennessee Aviation Hall of Fame Archives

Written by Dallas Hanbury–Ph.D student/Project Archivist The Albert Gore Research Center and Middle Tennessee State University’s Aerospace Department have collaborated once again to process collections housed in the Tennessee Aviation Hall of Fame Archives (TAHFA). The TAHFA is housed on … Continue reading

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Archives at Tennessee History Day

written by Jim Havron, Albert Gore Research Center Archivist   Many folk at MTSU are familiar with Tennessee History Day as we host one of the division competitions. A lot of our people also help judge the state level competition. … Continue reading

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Archive of Middle Tennessee Women

Written by Donna Baker, University Archivist It’s Women’s History Month and the Albert Gore Research Center has many collections that celebrate women’s history.  One part of our mission is to collect materials relating to the lives and contributions of local … Continue reading

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For Me, It’s the Story

Written by Jim Havron, Archivist of the Albert Gore Research Center I grew up listening to stories. Stories the old folks told of their younger days, stories about family long gone, stories about history and the world around us, all … Continue reading

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Tweeting a Life

Written by Rachel Smith, Graduate Assistant We started an exciting project today here at the AGRC. In our collection, we have the diaries and papers of Louise Mott Miles, a student here at MTSU from 1926 through 1929, when it … Continue reading

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