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Biography-Black, John

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Plaque with the biography of John Black.

Biography-Gentry, Frank

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Plaque with the biography of Frank Gentry.

Biography-McKinney, Robert C.

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Plaque with a biography for Robert McKinney. The program for the dedication of the Funderburk Building and the Robert C. McKinney Complex indicates that plaques were unveiled during the April 29, 1994, dedication ceremony. A sales receipt from Meier…

Biography-Sayre, Charles

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Plaque with the biography of Charles Sayre.

Biography-Bogard, Richard H.

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Plaque with a biography for Richard Bogard. Plaque is too thin to tag. Plaque unveiled at the building dedication on October 20, 1995. Plaque text: "Dedicated public servant whose distinguished career to Kentucky's fire service spanned 53 years. …

Biography-Darling, Fred E.

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Plaque with a biography for Fred Darling. According to an article on page 11 of the Fall 1992 (6.2) Eastern Today, EKU's auxiliary gymnasium was dedicated to Darling on Sept. 26, 1992. There is an article on the dedication in the September 28, 1992,…

Biography-McBrayer, Paul S.

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Plaque features bronze relief and biography of Paul McBrayer. An article on p. 5 of the Summer 1989 edition of EKU Today indicates that a ceremony dedicating the basketball arena to Paul S. McBrayer, former head basketball coach, took place in…

Biography-Dupree, Sr., Frederick Lamar

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Plaque with a biography for Frederick Dupree, Sr. Plaque text: "Regent, Eastern Kentucky University, 1960-1968. Prominent businessman, distinguished regent and esteemed financier, he brought to the Board of Regents valued expertise in investment…

Biography-Fitzpatrick, H.D., Sr.

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Plaque with a biography for H.D. Fitzpatrick. Plaque text: "Regent, Eastern Kentucky State College, 1930-1944; 1956-1957. Respected banker and business leader, he brought valued financial advice to the Board of Regents for five terms. Conservative…

Biography-Burnam, Anthony Rollins

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Plaque with the biography of Anthony Burnam. Plaque text: "Chief Justice, Kentucky Court of Appeals, 1903-1906. Kentucky Senator, 1908. Distinguished jurist, effective legislator, one of the great founders of Eastern. He was instrumental in the…

Biography-Van Peursem, James E.

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Plaque with the biography of James Van Peursem. "Remarks by President Robert R. Martin on the Occasion of Plaque Unveiling Honoring Memory of James E. Van Peursem" (found in the University Advancement files, 1999-029, Box 7) indicated that the plaque…

Biography-Schwendeman, Joseph R.

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Plaque with the biography of Joseph Schwendeman

Biography-Dean, Glenna Sprinkle

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Plaque with the biography of Glenna Sprinkle Dean. The Learning Resources Center dedication program indicates that a plaque was unveiled on April 14, 1995.

Biography-Ault, William A.

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Plaque with a biography for William Ault. Plaque text: "Superintendent of Buildings & Grounds, 1922-1956. For thirty-four years, meticulous keeper of the grounds, his considerate nature earned him campus-wide respect. Both a gentle man and a…

Biography-Gibson, Maude

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Plaque with the biography of Maude Gibson. Plaque text: "Professor of Art, 1910-1942. Devoted teacher of art for more than three decades, she served as the lone member of that department until 1926, and with the limited resources of a young…

Biography-Sexton, William

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Plaque with the biography of Wiliam Sexton.

Biography-Whalin, Ralph W.

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Plaque with the biography of Ralph Whalin.

Biography-Sullivan, Jere A.

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Plaque with a biography for Jere Sullivan. Plaque text: "Regent, Eastern Kentucky State and Teachers College, Great patriarch of this institution, it was through his tireless efforts that compromise legislation creating Kentucky's first normal…

Biography-Dizney, Donald

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Plaque with the biography of Donald Dizney. This plaque is in a slightly different format than most of the others (see picture).

Biography-Giltner, Raymond E.

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Plaque with the biography of Raymond Giltner. The plaque is outside the Conditioning Center.

Biography-Moberly, Harry

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Plaque with the biography of Harry Moberly.

Biography-Mattox, Melvin E.

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Plaque with the biography of Melvin Mattox. Registrar and Education Faculty.

Biography-Beckham, John Crepps Wickliffe

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Plaque with a biography for John Beckham. Plaque text: "Governor of Kentucky, 1900-1907. Jurist, educator, statesman, and distinguished alumnus of Central University, he was instrumental in creating the first two normal schools in the commonwealth.…