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Murray, Kentucky 42071

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Normal School Scrapbook

Collection Title: Normal School Scrapbook


Series Number: RG029-11-48


Department: College of Education


Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Dieter C. Ullrich on October 20, 2011.


Date Listed: October 20, 2011


Date Span: 1922-1942


Size of Collection: 0.5 linear feet.


Number of Boxes:  1 photograph box.


Type of Material: Newspaper clippings


Condition of Material: Fair with fading and damage caused by acidic glues and paper.


Arrangement: Chronological arrangement.


Historical Information: The scrapbook was donated to the Murray State University College of Education on August 29, 2011 by the Louisville Free Public Library. The scrapbook was compiled by librarians from the Louisville Free Public Library. The College of Education donated the scrapbook to the Special Collections & Archives Department on October 19, 2011. 


Scope and Content: Scrapbook consists of clippings taking from Louisville and Lexington newspapers related to the establishment and development of Murray State Normal School and Murray State Teachers College from 1922 to 1942. Scrapbook includes articles on dedications, faculty and administrative appointments and other events on campus.


Subject Headings / Descriptors:

Murray State University – History.

Murray State Normal School – History.

Murray State Teachers College – History.

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