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Campus Quiz

4/23/2001
April 23, 2001

Who was president when the school that would become Austin Peay was formed?

Answer: The Republican candidate Warren G. Harding carried Tennessee and the nation by reflecting the popular mood with his appeal to return to "normalcy." Business values were supreme and prosperity was eagerly pursued.
From "The First Fifty Years of Austin Peay State University," by Charles M. Waters