Drown, Thomas M., (Thomas Messinger), 1842-1904
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Julian Albert Leonhard Correspondence, 1903-1904
Identifier: SC MS 0227
The letters in this collection were sent by Leonhard Family and Lehigh University President Thomas M. Drown about Julian Albert Leonhard's death from typhoid fever in his freshman year from a possible fraternity hazing prank. Leonhard’s typhoid was caused by contaminated water which was believed to be from the Bethlehem city water.
Dates: 1903-1904, 2011
Preston A. Lambert Papers 1884 - 1927
Identifier: SC MS 0183
These papers reflect an era of formally engraved invitations, letters of appreciation among faculty, students, university presidents and alumni and general camaraderie. Interesting historical notes are stated in some of the letters in the exchange between a faculty member and three University presidents.
Dates: 1884 - 1927