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State Teachers College (Millersville, Pa.) -- History


Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Buttons: Homecoming (MSTC), 1940

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: Museum 01-06

Crisis of 1931-1935, 1929-1935

 File — Folder: 7-14
Identifier: Folder 7-14
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Dr. Tanger served a school principal and superintendent in districts throughout Pennsylvania after his graduation from Millersville in 1898 and before his appointment as president of the state college in 1929. He presided over heroic attempts to save this and other schools from being closed during the Great Depression and the early years of World War II. He retired in 1943 but continued to be active in the community.

Dates: Created: 1929-1935

History of the First Pennsylvania State Normal School

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: 003-MS 1
Scope and Contents

Educator and historian Lee Graver wrote the history of Millersville Normal School and Millersville State Teachers College as a requirement for a doctorate in education from Rutgers University in 1953. His dissertation was published two years later by Nazareth Publishing Company in recognition of the 100th  anniversary of the establishment of the college.

Dates: 1953

Letter Opener: Centennial (MSTC), 1955

 Item — Box: 1, Object: 15
Identifier: Museum 01-15

Millersville University Museum

 Collection — Box: Boxes 1-2
Identifier: 001-Museum

Memorabilia from the MSNS, MSTC, MSC & MU eras that include beannies, pins, ribbons, calendars, t-shirts, sweaters, etc.

Dates: Other: Dummy Date

MSTC memorabilia., 1934-1935

 Item — Box: 1, Object: 26
Identifier: Museum 01-26
Scope and Contents

1 Snapper Pin (1934-35); 1 Citamard Pine (1933-35); and 1 Key (n.d.)

Dates: 1934-1935

Additional filters:

Archival Object 12
Collection 5
Archives 2
Women. 2
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States. 1
Lancaster County (Pa.) -- History 1
Manuscripts 1