Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071
Collection Title: Yearbooks
Series Number: RG002-10-03
Department: Journalism and Mass Communications
Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Rachel Kim in January of 2010.
Date Listed: January 14, 2010
Date Span: 1925-2008.
Size of Collection: 10 linear feet.
Number of Boxes: 20 legal document cases; 13x27x39 cm.
Type of Material: Published material.
Condition of Material: Good.
Arrangement: Chronological arrangement
Historical Information: The Murray State University yearbook, titled The Shield, first began publication in 1925. The annual was published by the yearbook staff of the senior class, under an appointed staff business manager, until the mid-1970s. The Department of Journalism and Mass Communication gradually overtook the program and continue to supervise the students that publish the yearbook. The yearbook ceased publication in 2008.
Scope and Content: Collection consists of