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American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics Archives

Identifier: SC MS 0002

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Included in this collection are miscellaneous institutional records of American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics including meeting minutes, financial records, publications, and etc.


  • Creation: 1947-1991

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English

Access Restrictions:

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

Use Restrictions:

Collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice:

Please inquire about copyright information.

Historical/Biographical Note:

Raymond J. Emrich received both his bachelor’s degree in 1938 and his Ph.D. in 1946 from Princeton University, and joined Lehigh’s faculty that year. His four decades on the faculty included 10 years as department head of physics. He was elected a fellow of the American Physical Society in 1953 and a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in 1980. He retired from Lehigh in 1987.


20 boxes, 10 linear feet


General records of the operation of the Division, maintained by its Secretary. Correspondence, annual reports, executive committee minutes, financial records, documents relating to planning of program meetings, etc.

Arrangement of the Collection

The materials in this collection are arranged first by format, and then by date.

Acquisition Information

Gift of Dr. Raymond J. Emrich, 1986.


No additions expected.

American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics Archives
William Ying
February 12, 2013
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Lehigh University Special Collections Repository

Lehigh University
Linderman Library
30 Library Drive
Bethlehem PA 18045 USA
610-758-6091 (Fax)