SCUA Services During Fall 2020

To keep our patrons and staff safe and healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic, Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) have updated policies and procedures for viewing materials.

Virtual Services

Collections

The Towson University Special Collections and University Archives (SCUA) holds material in five primary collecting areas: Towson University history, Jewish Studies, Performing Arts, World War II, and the History of Education in Maryland.
A black and white image of the courtroom during the Nuremberg Trials

Paul H. Gantt Nuremberg Trial Papers

The Paul H. Gantt Nuremberg Trial Papers contain bound volumes of Gantt's working papers and a series of photographs related to the Nuremberg trials which took place in occupied Germany.

Handwritten letter from Henry Astrin in 1943

Towson and WWII

During World War II, alumni of STC at Towson maintained correspondence with college representatives. These alumni sent letters, postcards, photographs, and Christmas cards while in the service.