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Folder 4: Desalting, 1961-06-26 - 1979-05-03

 File — Box: 0238.08, Folder: 04

Scope and Contents

- Handwritten notes - 5/3/79 - desalting and alternatives, contact info for directors in other cities

-News Feature - From: Chemical Engineering, A McGraw-Hill Publication, 3/13/78 - Desalting takes off: rapid economic growth in the Middle East, and dwindling fresh-water supplies throughout the rest of the world, have caused a doubling in the worldwide desalting capacity in the last 3 years

-Correspondence - To: President Jimmy Carter, From: Nancy Shukaitis - Re: Desalting of Seawater - Enclosed: Level B Plan of Study of the Water Resources of the Delaware River Basin - 5/8/77

- Correspondence - To: Members of the Study Steering Committee and David D. Longmaid, Study Manager, From: Nancy Shukaitis, Commissioner- 5/6/77 - Delaware River Basin Comprehensive Study (Level B)

- Letter to the President of the Senate and to the Speaker of the House Transmitting Bill on Saline Water Research - 6/26/61 - From: John F. Kennedy

- Remarks Upon Signing Bill to Expand and Extend the Saline Water Conversion Program - 9/22/61 - From: John F. Kennedy

- 3. Saline and Brackish Water Conversion - John F. Kennedy, 1961

- UPS U.S. Resources by J. W. O. Meara - June 1964 - hand written note: $10 per acre each application of water

- hand written notes - Trenton NJ 5/19/77 - state funds, state policy, prep reports, scope of service, etc

- Packet

- note: water supply

- Correspondence - To: Nancy Shukaitis, From: George Schindlet - 1/23/78 - chemistry errors in patent, combining saline materials with minerals

- note: 1/17/78 - chemical errors in patent

- United States Patent Office - 3474014 - Patented 10/21/69 - Electrogravitational Desalination of Saline Water - marked copy

- Correspondence - To: Nancy Shukaitis, From: George Schindler - 1/2/78 - engineering analysis advice of Tocks Island

- Correspondence - To: Nancy Shukaitis, From: Fred B. Koppenhaver - 2/4/78 - check payment, note of support

- News Article - Desalted Ocean Water is Pure But Tasteless, Skyline Acres Developer Asks Bond Be Returned - NJ Herald 11/3/68

- News Article - Inventor pushes new way to desalinate sea water - Pocono Record - 8/10/77

- News Article - But DRBC says too expensive: Government working on desalting - 4/26/79

- Correspondence - To: Delaware River Basin Commission, From: Monroe County Board of Commissioners - Re: DRBC Interstate Water Management Recommendations

Dates

  • Other: Majority of material found within 1961-06-26 - 1979-05-03

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

English

Access Restrictions

Access Restrictions: Collection housed remotely. Users need to contact 24 hours in advance.

Extent

From the Collection: 66 Linear Feet (33 cartons)

Repository Details

Part of the Lehigh University Special Collections Repository

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