Fritz, John, 1822-1913
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: SC MS 0281
Abstract Collection of wide ranging documents related to Archibald Johnston, a prominent graduate of Lehigh University Class of 1889, noting his careers at Bethlehem Steel Corporation and as the first mayor of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. The material is complimentary to an earlier received Johnston collection of cablegrams sent while Mr. Johnston represented Bethlehem Steel Company in South America.
Dates: 1885 to 2005; Majority of material found within 1888 to 1948
Identifier: SC MS 0143
Abstract “Project 237” was created by the Lehigh University Department of Civil Engineering for the purpose of recording Fritz Engineering Laboratory research history. During the decades, especially from the earliest days of the first decade (1910) of operation to the mid 1980s, Fritz Engineering Laboratory was a center of important civil engineering research doing research that would be included in the nation’s building specifications such as AASHTO, ACI, ASTM, AWS. The Lab was known worldwide for some...
File — Volume: 0229, Item: 022
Scope and Contents Two sections; first records companies that contributed to John Fritz Bequest, second records contributors to Frank Williams Fund -- Bethlehem Club; Bethlehem Steel Co.; Delaware Forge Steel; Lehigh Valley CoalLedger Fritz-Williams Estates 1920-1923: John Fritz Bequest March 31, 1920 to April 1, 1921 includes endowments from: Allegheny Valley Railroad Bonds, Engineers Club of New York, Engineers Club of Philadelphia, E. P. Wilbur Trust Company, Arista Mills Co., Delaware Forge and...
Identifier: SC MS 0011
Scope and Contents This collection contains material regarding John Fritz’s early life and his professional career later on. It also includes miscellaneous material relevant to his life.
Identifier: SC MS 0117
Abstract Documents and photographs related to Lehigh University Civil Engineering faculty William J. Eney's early teaching years (1930s) at civil engineering summer camps (Canadensis, Pa.) including his lecture documents on bridge engineering, his own invention of testing equipment, correspondence between Smithsonian Institution and Lehigh University about Eney Deformeter, photographs and documents about construction of Fritz Engineering Laboratory addition and Baldwin Universal Testing Machine (1950s),...
Dates: 1900 - 1982
Identifier: SC MS 0197
Abstract This collection of correspondence reflects the activities of Lehigh’s campus Christian group which aligned itself with the international organization of the Young Men’s Christian Association. The YMCA was encouraged by the University’s President Henry S. Drinker and several professors acting as advisors however the YMCA provided its own personnel to run the operation on campus.
Dates: 1894 - 1936