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Ruston attorney Buddy Napper applied to the state legislature to establish the jurisdiction of the Louisiana Tech Campus Police department in the early 1950’s/ M.E. McFadden, Sr. was the first Chief of Security at Louisiana Tech University. He hired Prentiss Frasier and Clemon Speights. Mr. McFadden was working for the Louisiana State Police and kept his commission until the job here was well established. Collection contains photographs and memorabilia from McFadden’s time at Louisiana Tech.
Size of Collection
1 box, 2 folders
Photographs, badges, cap, and whistle.
Dates of Collection
Louisiana Tech University, Louisiana Polytechnic Institute, Louisiana Industrial Institute
University Archives and Special Collections, Prescott Memorial Library, Louisiana Tech University, "M. E. McFadden, Sr. Collection" (2019). Manuscript Finding Aids. 277.