Book on MUW Athletics donated to Archives

The newest book published on the history of Mississippi University for Women (MUW) “Legacy of the Blues: A Century of Athletics at The W” focuses on how the school was a pioneer in the Southeast region in encouraging, promoting, and sponsoring intercollegiate athletics for women.

The book contains over 530 pages of text and images recounting the development of athletics at the University beginning in 1884.

The book was written by Dr. Jo Spearman, Dr. Dorothy Burdeshaw, Dr. Joan Thomas, Dr. Martha Wells, and Dr. Barbara Garrett, all of whom are former professors of Health and Kinesiology at MUW.

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Published in: on September 17, 2012 at 3:37 pm  Leave a Comment  

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