Unearthing Towson's History Project
An interdisciplinary, collaborative student-centered research project that connects alumni and the wider community to the history of the university.
Ideations of Potential
Baltimore-based musician Shodekeh Talifero documents his life's journey and artistic process in this first living archive of a professional beatboxer. This collection celebrates vocal percussion, breath art, Hip Hop, dance, and more.
Leon Bloomberg papers
A collection of letters from Jewish-American infantryman Leon Bloomberg to his wife, Esther Bloomberg. Written during the end of World War II, September 1944 to February 1946.
Asian Arts & Culture Center Art Collection
University Publications and Marketing Materials
University associated marketing materials and publications, including course catalogs, yearbooks, newspapers, alumni magazines, handbooks, history books, and vidoes.
Collections illuminating student life at Towson University, including student publications, student organizations, Greek Life, athletics, student handbooks, class histories, student governance assocations, and more.
Collections made by and for alumni of Towson University, including alumni association records, magazines and publications, commencement materials, theses and dissertations, homecoming events, oral histories with graduates, and more.
World War II
Collections pertaining to World War II, including soldiers’ experiences, the home front, the Nuremberg Trials, and the Holocaust.
This collecting area features materials pertaining to Jewish culture and religion, including rare books, sculptures, artifacts, and manuscripts, as well as materials within the Baltimore Hebrew Institute Special Collections.
Baltimore Hebrew Institute
This collection includes rare books, artifacts, WWII-era Jewish Cultural Reconstruction books, Holocaust survivor testimonies and Yizkor (memorial) books from across Europe, as well as Baltimore Hebrew University records.
History of Education in Maryland
Collections about the history of K-12 education in Maryland including State Board of Education records, teacher oral histories, photographs, course catalogs, and more.
Materials documenting the history of Towson University athletics, including media guides and newsletters.
Collections pertaining to performing arts, with emphasis on local performing arts and student, faculty, and alumni specializing in theatre, music, and dance.