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RG019-11-016 Alumni Affairs - Reunion Class Files: Home

Address Information

Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071

Phone & Fax Numbers

(270) 809-6152
(270) 809-4295
FAX (270) 809-6153

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Alumni Affairs - Reunion Class Files

Collection Title: Reunion Class Files

Series Number: RG019-11-16

Department: Alumni Affairs

Processed and Cataloged by: Processed by Christie Leith in March 2011

Date Listed: March 3, 2011

Date Span: 1924-1938

Size of Collection: 0.5 linear feet

Number of Boxes: 1 letter size document case

Type of Material: Newspaper clippings, programs and address lists

Condition of Material: Good

Arrangement: Chronological arrangement

Historical Information: The Alumni Affairs Office of Murray State University has its origins with the establishment of the first alumni association which was founded in June of 1924. The first reunion was during homecoming of October 31, 1931. Alumni Clubs were organized in the 1950s in various locations across the country. The Office of Alumni Affairs currently is part of the Institutional Advancement Office and assists with the management of the Alumni Association.

Scope and Content: Collection consists of files acquired and retained by the Murray State University Alumni Affairs Office of materials associated with class reunions of graduates from 1924 to 1938. Included in the collection are newspaper clippings, address lists and programs of reunion events.

Subject Headings / Descriptors:

Murray State University – History.

Murray State University – Alumni Affairs

Murray State University – Alumni and alumnae