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Digital Collections:  

Archives of other Kutztowns, of other times

Kutztown University Research Commons

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The Kutztown University Research Commons is the University's open-source institutional repository that showcases our student and faculty research to the world. It also houses many digital files from the Kutztown University Archives which detail the history of the University from its beginnings as the Keystone State Normal School is 1866 through the present.

Digital Collections Featuring Kutztown's History

Featured Collections

Revolutionary street art: Prints from Oaxaca, Mexico

Kutztown's history in glorious vintage postcards

Lantern slides: Vivid (analog!) color from around the globe

KU's student newspaper, The Keystone, fully searchable

Kutztown Journal, German-language news from 1870-1874

Digital books: History rescued for a new generation

Kutztown's hometown newspaper, The Patriot, back to 1889

The Pennsylvania German heritage of our region