Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071
Collection Title: Gondee Tapp Scrapbook
Series Number: RG021-11-21
Department: Student Scrapbooks
Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on April 12, 2011.
Date Listed: April 12, 2011
Date Span: 1924-1925
Size of Collection: 0.5 linear feet.
Number of Boxes: 1 oversize box.
Type of Material: Scrapbook.
Condition of Material: Fair with minor tears and fading to photographs.
Arrangement: Arranged by author.
Historical Information: Gondee Tapp was a student at Murray State Normal School from the fall of 1924 to 1925. She was born on October 7, 1897 and prior to attending the Normal School was a resident of Heath, Kentucky and a 1924 graduate of McCracken County High School. Tapp was member of the Allenian Society and Education Club on campus. In July of 1928, she received a renewal of her Standard Teaching Certificate after teaching for three years.
Scope and Content: Collection contains the scrapbook of Gondee Tapp while a student at Murray State Normal School from 1924 to 1925. The scrapbook consists of photographs, newspaper clippings, drawings and ephemera associated with the Normal School. Included in the scrapbook are Tapp’s poetry, jokes and other writings.
Subject Headings / Descriptors:
Murray State Normal School – History.
Murray State University – History.
Scrapbooks – Kentucky – Murray.