Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071
FAX (270) 809-6153
Collection Title: Buildings and Grounds Photographs
Series Number: RG002-11-39
Department: Department of Journalism and Communications
Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Jonathan Byrn on August 17, 2011
Date Listed: August 17, 2011
Date Span: 1924-1990s
Size of Collection: 3.25 linear feet
Number of Boxes: 6 letter size document cases and 1 letter half size document case
Type of Material: Photographs, postcards and negatives
Condition of Material: Good
Arrangement: Organized alphabetically by name of building; Chronological arrangement.
Historical Information: The Buildings and Grounds Photographs is a collection of images acquired from various departments and offices on the Murray State University campus from the 1970s to the present. The bulk of the collection was located in the Department of Journalism and Communications which managed the student newspaper, published the yearbook and printed early promotional materials.
Scope and Content: Collection consists of photographic prints, postcards, drawings and negatives of the buildings and grounds on the campus of Murray State University from the 1924 to 1990s. The collection also contains photographs and negatives of the Wickliffe Burial Grounds, Fort Heiman and other structures and properties associated with Murray State University.
Subject Headings / Descriptors:
Murray State University – History.
Murray State University – Pictorial works.
Murray State University – Buildings.
Murray (Ky.) – Pictorial works.
Calloway County (Ky.) – Pictorial works.
Inventory of Collection
Department of Journalism and Communications
Buildings and Grounds Photographs 1924-
Filed by Jonathan Byrn
August 17, 2011