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RG021-11-21 Student Scrapbooks - Gondee Tapp Scrapbook: Home

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Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071

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Student Scrapbooks - Gondee Tapp Scrapbook

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:

Tapp, Gondee

Murray State Normal School – History.

Murray State University – History.

Scrapbooks – Kentucky – Murray.