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Before the completion of Nickajack Dam in 1964, the Tennessee River wound its way south, away from modern-day Chattanooga and […]


With caps situated like tiny hats, acorns (Quercus sp.) are one of the most easily recognizable nuts. Acorns are not […]


Oh my gourd, it’s our October plant of the month – bottle gourd! Pumpkins get plenty of attention this time […]


Words from the Artist Through this installation, my hope is that you have taken a little bit of our culture […]


Recently, the McClung Museum debuted the miniature exhibition Masterful Mammals to showcase James Audubon prints from our permanent collection. While Audubon […]


Figure 1. “Winter Corn” by Perry McKenna (CC BY 2.0). Used by people around the world, corn is known by […]


Group Bio The Latin American Student Organization (LASO)’s purpose is to increase the interest and awareness of all students to […]


The McClung Museum is lucky enough to have a small collection of hats from around the world in its collection. […]


With our garden in full glory, we couldn’t pick just one Plant of the Month! Earlier this year, we started […]


Early Life Frishmuth was born in 1880 in Philadelphia to a family of physicians. It is thought that this early […]