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Towson State College



  • Usage: 1963 - 1976

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Financial Affairs records

 Record Group
Identifier: 003-005
Scope and Contents

The Financial Affairs records houses the business records of the Towson University department of Financial Affairs. These records, which date from 1876 to 1970, consist of financial ledgers, journals, receipts, and correspondence used by Towson University to track expenditures and costs of various university endeavors and projects.

Dates: 1876-1970

James Lee Fisher records

 Record Group
Identifier: 001-001-010

James Lee Fisher was president of Towson State College/Towson State University from 1969-1978. These records which date from 1969-1979 are composed of correspondence, various school reports, documents filed according to subjects created by the originator -- either Fisher or his assistants, transcripts of speeches and radio broadcasts, articles and publications authored by Fisher, and photographs.

Dates: 1969-1979, undated

Elizabeth Hartje papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0018

Anne Elizabeth Hartje, a member of Maryland State Normal School's class of 1931 served on various alumni committees including the Alumni Board of Directors, the Alumni Committee for the College of Education, the Phonathon Committee, and the Towson University Alumni Council for Towson University. This collection includes correspondence, photographs, personal notes, publications, programs, and other types of memorabilia.

Dates: 1929-2007

Earle T. Hawkins records

 Record Group
Identifier: 001-001-009

Dr. Earle Taylor Hawkins was President of the State Teacher's College at Towson (and then Towson State College) from 1947 to 1969. These records which date from 1920 to 1972 are composed of correspondence both to and from Hawkins, reports, newsletters, and committee notes, notes and transcriptions for speeches and radio programs, various awards and honors given to Hawkins, conference material, personal items, and documents related to organizations outside Towson to which Hawkins belonged.

Dates: 1920-1972, undated

Photographic Services records

Identifier: 005-003-003

Photographic Services is a division of University Marketing & Communications Creative Services. This department is responsible for the photographic documentation of all university events and photographs used in promotional materials.

Dates: 1970s-2000s

The Towerlight records

Identifier: 004-006-001-001

The Towerlight is the online independent student newspaper at Towson University. It is run by Towson students, and frequently updates the campus on events and news. This collection contains photographs used (and not) in publication as well as a full print run spanning 100 years.

Digitized copies of all volumes exist in SCUA's digital collections.

Dates: circa 1980-1999