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RG035-20-01 Murray State Training School Collection

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Murray State University
200 Pogue Library
Murray, Kentucky 42071

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(270) 809-6152
(270) 809-4295
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Murray State Training School Collection

Collection Title: Murray State Training School Collection

Series Number: RG035-20-01

Processed and Cataloged by: Sarah Marie Owens

Date Listed: October 1, 2020

Date Span: 1925-1997

Size of Collection: 0.5 linear feet

Number of Boxes: 1 box

Type of Material: Records and ephemera pertaining to the Murray State Teachers College training program for teachers.

Condition of Material: Good to Fair.

Arrangement: Chronological.

Biographical / Historical Information: The Murray State Training was established as a student teaching center for the Murray State Normal School (presently Murray State University) in the summer of 1924 at Murray High School. A building to house the program was completed in 1928. It was also known as the Laboratory School and later the University School. The training school closed in 1973.

Scope and Content: Collection consists of rosters and lists of people associated with the Training School program including class reunions. 

Subject Headings / Descriptors:

Murray State Training School – History.

Murray State University – History.