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Annette Draper (1902-1992), lived in Gainesboro, Tennessee. She graduated from Cookeville City High School and Tennessee Polytechnic Institute. This collection includes a musical diary, the Harmony Book for Beginners, and a memory book that belonged to Annette Draper.
Research collection for the paper "The Female Experience at Tennessee Tech: 1940-1990." The materials cover affirmative action, the role of women at Tech, and sexual discrimination at Tech. Of particular interest are the oral histories. Included are the recollections of a staff member who as a student and librarian has been a part of the university community for 50 years. Also included are the reminiscences of the first woman to receive a Ph.D. from Tennessee Tech and a woman athlete.
Photograph of a college student walking on Tennessee Tech University's campus. The person is walking away from the camera.
The negative is damaged.
Photograph of a college student posing outside on Tennessee Tech University's campus. Derryberry Hall is in the background.
Page 21 from The Eagle yearbook for 1978-1979. The page includes a photograph of Hannah Hardy in a dormitory kitchen.
Clipping from page 4 of the February 9, 1973 issue of The Oracle student newspaper.
Clipping from page 1 of the October 16, 1970 issue of The Oracle student newspaper.
Page 27 from The Eagle yearbook for 1970-1971. The page features photographs from Tennessee Tech University Football Homecoming events. The bottom left corner of the page includes a photograph of two Black women students competing in the Homecoming Olympics lifesaver-toothpick relay.
Clipping from page 4 of the April 19, 1974 issue of The Oracle student newspaper on the inclusion of women in ROTC. Includes a photograph of a Black woman student holding a weapon at the ROTC shooting range.
Page from the Eagle yearbook for 1977-1978.
Clipping from page 3 of the April 18, 1975 issue of The Oracle student newspaper.
Photograph of three young women posing for a photograph during a Tennessee Tech University football game. They are sitting in the stands and leaning towards each other. They are dressed warmly in fur coats and have a quilt draped over their laps.
Page 73 from The Eagle yearbook for 1981-1982.
Clipping from page 1 of the May 21, 1971 issue of The Oracle student newspaper announcing the 1972 Tennessee Tech University yearbook editors. Includes a photograph of Yvonne Dupree, business manager of the 1972 Eagle and a Black woman student.
Group photograph of Iota Delta Lambda Sorority at Tennessee Tech. Pictured from left to right, front row are: Cheryl Gaither, Sharmagne Jenkins, Angela Burns, Andrea L. Garrett, Kimberly Yarbrough; second row: Charlotte D. Strode, Pat Little, Angela Lockett, Esther Cooley, Tonia Duncan, J. Gilbert; third row: Lydia Sawney, Margaret S. Downs, Gloria Marie Hickman, Deborah D. Lockett, P. Smith, and Latanga D. Steele.
Clipping from page 6 of the October 7, 1977 issue of The Oracle student newspaper on candidates for the Tennessee Technological University homecoming queen.
Clipping from page 1 of the November 19, 1971 issue of The Oracle student newspaper.
Group photograph of the Xi Alpha Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. Pictured in the front row from left to right: Michelle Harper, Hannah Hardy, Melissa Dorris, and Cheryl Williams; second row: Suzette Hall, Beverly Shockley, and Charlette Smith.
Letter to the editor from page 2 of the November 13, 1992 issue of The Oracle student newspaper on an unknown person's racist vandalism of the Tennessee Tech University Black Student Organization's homecoming sidewalk art.
Clipping from page 1 of the October 8, 1971 issue of The Oracle student newspaper.
Page 188 from the Eagle yearbook for 1979-1980 on the Tennessee Tech University Kappa Pi Upsilon sorority.
Page 146 from the Eagle yearbook for 1980-1981 on the Kappa Pi Upsilon sorority at Tennessee Tech University.
Page 210 from the Eagle yearbook for 1981-1982 on the Iota Delta Lambda sorority at Tennessee Tech University.
Page 211 from the Eagle yearbook for 1981-1982 on sororities at Tennessee Tech University. Includes a group photograph of Iota Delta Lambda.
Page 79 from The Eagle yearbook for 1981-1982.
Clipping from page 1 of the January 15, 1982 issue of The Oracle student newspaper.
Clipping from page 2 of the February 5, 1982 issue of The Oracle student newspaper.