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WKU Archives - Bibliography - Hangouts

Bibliography - noun, a list often with descriptive or critical notes of writings relating to a particular subject, period, or author [Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary]

These and other sources are available in the Harrison-Baird Reading Room in the Kentucky Building.


College Heights Herald - search by date 

Borchuck, James. Blocked And Tackled, photograph, Jan. 12, 1988, p. 8

Former Campus Hot Spot, The Hub, Now in Cold Storage, Dec. 3, 1981, p. 2

Goal Post May Return as Student Hang-Out, Oct. 14, 1986, p. 1

Goal Post Was the Student Hangout for 40 Years, Oct. 30, 1986, p. 16

Goal Post Will Not be Renovated as Hang Out, Wall Cellar & University Center Grill to be Revamped, Nov. 4, 1986, p. 1

Goal Post's Days Are Numbered After Close Regent Decision, Sept. 15, 1987, p. 1

Green, Tavia. Students Seek Late Night Hangouts, Feb. 8, 2005, p. 1, 3A

HUB Pizzeria: A $98,000 Storage Space, editorial, Mar. 22, 1979

Keene, Stephanie. Where Everybody Knows Your Name, April 26, 2007, p. 1B, 7B

Maines, Ashley. Murray's Is Closed, But Not For Good, Aug. 26, 2004, p. 1, 10

Matteson, Teri. Goal Post Reopens Temporarily, April 22, 1975, p. 7

Minton, Don. Quonset, Manhattan Towers Were 50's Favorites, Nov. 5, 1976, p. 16B

Pack, Todd. From The 1930s To 1970s The Goal Post Was Hub Of The Hill, College Heights Herald Magazine, Oct. 15, 1987, p.4

Retired Owners Say Establishment for Sale, Jan. 27, 1976, p. 2

The Goal Post, Contribution to Student Life, Oct. 31, 1975, p. 5A

Three Alternatives to the Goal Post Being Considered as Site for Campus Hangout, Oct. 21, 1986, p. 1

Walsh, Erica. Hot Spots; Campus Is Full Of Private Hideaways, Feb. 13, 2001, p. 1, 6

Park City Daily News

Carmichael, Alicia. The Fine Art of Cooking: B.G. Woman Remembers Life As Chef, Dec. 3, 2001

Hunt's Famous Oyster Bar, Advertisement, Feb 28, 1954

Kelley Thompson to Open Lunch Room on Hilltop on Monday, Jan. 17, 1953

Miller, Christopher. Murray's Restaurant Among Closures, Aug. 10, 2004

Murray's D.B.A. Kristie's Kitchen Re-Opens, Sept. 14, 2004

Page, Leslie. Demolition Begins, Photograph, Dec. 29, 1987

Robert L. Rabold Retired Co-Owner of the Goal Post Dies After Lengthy Illness, Obituary, Dec. 21, 1996

Samuel Rabold Jr., Retired Owner of The Goal Post Dies After Illness, Obituary, Nov. 27, 2000

Snack Shack, Advertisement, Sept. 26, 1947, P.6

Other Periodicals

Students Weekly - digitized

CDS 5, advertisement, Dec. 12, 1935, p. 3

Collegians Return from 3 Week Absence, May 8, 1935

Former Coffee Pot at 13th & Center Opened as College Grill, Feb. 1, 1934, p. 2

Hurt Bros. Billiard Room Celebrate 15 Years of Business, Feb. 18, 1937, p. 12

Immunology Club Continues to Meet at University Inn, Feb. 27, 1936, p. 6

Immunology Club Formed at The University Inn, Feb. 20, 1936, p. 6

Japanese Lantern Ballroom Opens Friday Night, Oct. 17, 1935, p. 8

Jockey Tavern, advertisement, Mar. 5, 1936, p. 7

Mcfarland's Beach, Cabin Dance, June 27, 1934, p. 4

Mcfarland's Beach, Cabin, May 9, 1934, p. 3

Relief Dance Is Slated For Tomorrow At Japanese Lantern Ballroom, Feb. 4, 1937, p. 1

The Biggest Dance Of The Semester; The Basketball Ball At The Japanese Lantern Ballroom, Feb. 27, 1936, p. 4

The College Inn Announces Reopening Friday, May 20, May 19, 1938, p. 2

University Inn Being Renovated, July 3, 1935, p. 3

Wednesday Dances Popular, Jan. 30, 1936

Documents & Primary Sources

UA2 Board of Regents

Meeting Minutes

UA12/2 Talisman

Frecska, Nora.  No-Frills Charm 

UA68/8/2 Oral History Committee

Ted Hornback Interview - Transcript 

UA77/1 Alumni Relations Publications

"Hilltopper Hangouts," Alumni Magazine, Spring 1992, p.24-25

Snodgrass, Jim. "The Hub of the Hill," Western Alumnus, Fall 1976, p. 8-10

Stone, Sue Lynn. "Hangout, A Frequently Visited Place," Alumni Magazine, Fall 2001, p.8-9

UA94/6 WKU Student / Alumni Personal Papers

Dorothy Topmiller Scrapbooks


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