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1960s

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Administrative Council records

 Record Group
Identifier: 001-003-001
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of meeting agendas and minutes for the Administrative Council, as well as some memoranda and additional informational material for committee members.
Dates: 1955 - 1966

Board of Trustees of the State Universities and Colleges records

 Record Group
Identifier: 000-003
Overview In 1963, after a comprehensive reorganization of public higher education in Maryland was undertaken, Governor John Millard Tawes appointed the new Board of Trustees of the State Colleges (later renamed the Board of Trustees of the State Universities and Colleges) for higher education under the provisions of Chapter 41 of the Laws of Maryland. The five state colleges to be overseen by the newly appointed Board were those of Bowie, Coppin, Frostburg, Salisbury, and Towson, with Morgan State...
Dates: 1963 - 1988

College Senate records

 Record Group
Identifier: 001-004-002

Department of Mass Communication and Communication Studies records

 Record Group
Identifier: 002-006-003-010
Overview In 1962, just before the Towson became Towson State College [TSC] and a liberal arts school, the department of Speech and Drama was formalized. A student could now major or minor in Speech and Drama and focus on public speaking, theater, or speech science. These programs continued to develop at a rapid rate as the enrollment and course offerings at TSC rapidly grew through the 1960s and 1970s. Additional classes included those that focused on journalism, film studies, audiology, and radio and...
Dates: 1964 - 2005

Executive Council records

 Record Group
Identifier: 001-003-002
Scope and Contents This collection is composed of meeting agendas and minutes for the Executive Council, as well as some memoranda and additional informational material for committee members.
Dates: 1967 - 1976

Faculty Committees records

 Record Group
Identifier: 001-004-001
Scope and Contents The collection is composed of minutes from the Faculty Meetings, either handwritten in bound notebooks, or typed. The typed minutes from the 1928 through the 1934 meetings have two copies -- one copy is bound, the other is not. The unbound copies are organized in folders. The minutes span from September 1901 until September 1968.
Dates: 1891 - 1968

Fraternity and sorority life records

 Record Group
Identifier: 004.001.002
Overview The Fraternity and Sorority Records provide documentation from and about fraternities and sororities between the years 1926 and 2002. Documents include compiled histories, minutes and reports, rosters, personal information of members, behavior or offense reports, correspondence, and advising notes. Due to the sensitive nature of some records, folders or items may be restricted.
Dates: 1926 - 2002

Frederick James Ladd photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0015
Overview Dr. Frederick James Ladd taught courses in art history and architecture at Towson University from 1971 until his retirement in 1991. The collection is chiefly composed of photographic materials photographed and purchased by Ladd dating from the late 1960s to the late 1990s.
Dates: circa 1969-1999

Lida Lee Tall School records

 Record Group
Identifier: 002-006-002-007
Overview The Lida Lee Tall School (originally named The Model School) was primarily used as a campus demonstration elementary to help train teachers in the Maryland State Normal School. It was established with the act of 1865 by the General Assembly of Maryland which provided for a “uniform system of free public schools for the State of Maryland.” That same act stipulated that the State Superintendent create a model primary and grammar school. The Lida Lee Tall School, which was later referred to as the...
Dates: circa 1919 - 1992

New Student Programs records

 Record Group
Identifier: 004-001-003
Scope and Contents This record group's materials are largely textual and contains schedules, correspondance, budget requests, reports, minutes, floor plans, pamphlets, handbooks, photographs, and other material related to the planning and execution of orientation. Included in the material related to the execution of orientation are handouts and a gift students would have received, as well as banners used during the event.
Dates: 1927 - 2004; Majority of material found within 1962 - 1997