Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071
Collection Title: Bob Lochte Research Work
Series Number: MS16-08
Processed and Cataloged by: Reagan Meredith
Date Span: Research frame: early 1900s, Years of Research: 1990s-2000s
Size of Collection: 3.5 linear feet.
Number of Boxes: 5 regular boxes, 1 oversize box
Type of Material: Correspondence, newspaper articles, photographs, book draft, final book copy, research articles and books
Arrangement: Chronological and alphabetical arrangement.
Biographical / Historical Information: Dr. Bob Lochte was a professor at Murray State University. He conducted research during his time at Murray State regarding Nathan Stubblefield and wrote a book entitled Kentucky Farmer Invents Wireless Telephone! But Was It Radio? Facts and Folklore About Nathan Stubblefield. Upon his retirement, Dr. Lochte donated a copy of his book and his research to the Murray State archives.
Scope and Content: Included in the collection are a draft of Dr. Lochte’s book with pictures, correspondence to and from Dr. Lochte about his research, articles written by Dr. Lochte about his research. Also included are pictures taken by Dr. Lochte at sites significant to Stubblefield and the research. Newspaper articles from both during Stubblefield’s life and about Lochte’s book are also included. Also contains information about Dr. Lochte’s research on American religious radio.
Box 6 Oversize Box