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Murray, Kentucky 42071

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Murray State Item


Collection Title: Murray State Item


Series Number: RG025-12-15


Department: Student Alumni Association


Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on June 25, 2012.


Date Listed: June 25, 2012


Date Span: 1976-1977


Size of Collection: 1.0 linear foot.


Number of Boxes:  1 oversize ledger box.


Type of Material: Newspapers


Condition of Material: Good.


Arrangement: Chronological arrangement.


Historical Information: The Murray State Item was first published in September of 1976 with the primary purpose of keeping the Murray State University alumni informed on activities and events occurring on the Murray State campus. The newspaper was sent to all Murray State alumni. Increased publication costs eventually led to its termination in the fall of 1977.  


Scope and Content: Collection consists of the monthly newspaper titled The Murray State Item published by the Murray State University Student Alumni Association from fall of 1976 until the fall of 1977. The publication included articles on current events on campus and news related to the activities of the Alumni Association.


Subject Headings / Descriptors:

Murray State University. Student Alumni Association.

Murray State University – History.

Murray State University – Alumni and alumnae.

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