Tag Archives: Murfreesboro

Monument Movements from Murfreesboro to Chapel Hill

Written by Alissa Kane, Graduate Assistant The weekend of September 6, 2019, I made a solo journey to Chapel Hill, North Carolina to present at the Art Student Graduate Association’s Fifth Annual Symposium in Art History (try saying that title … Continue reading

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Archive Spotlight: Charity Circle of Murfreesboro

Written by Marley Abbott, Graduate Assistant Marley previously created a resource guide on “Women’s Groups, Clubs, and Organizations in Murfreesboro,” which included Charity Circle of Murfreesboro. It is a great document to explore all year long, but especially during Women’s … Continue reading

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Grand Re-Opening: Research the LWV of Murfreesboro/Rutherford County!

Written by Kelsey Lamkin, Graduate Assistant The accretions to the League of Women Voters of Murfreesboro/Rutherford County Records have been processed. The accretions nearly doubled the size of the original records, and now they are ready for researchers! The records … 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 Center Channel on Historypin

Written  by Donna Baker, University Archivist Dr. Mary Hoffschwelle came to the Albert Gore Research Center last semester with an idea for her Tennessee History Honors class. She had been experimenting with her own research on a website called Historypin, … 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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MTSU Miscellaneous: People

Written by Donna J. Baker, University Archivist Since I am working with a class on a research project, I have daily reminders about the history of the people and places associated with Middle Tennessee State University.  Although I usually avoid … Continue reading

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