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Alexander Harrison, Lehigh Class of 1913, Civil and Mechanical Engineering Textbooks

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0337
Collection of civil and mechanical engineering textbooks used by Alexander Harrison, C.E.1913. Also includes sheets exams, problem notes, clipping and a photograph.

Dates

  • 1909-1915

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Use

Collection is open for research.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (8 books, 1 folder of documents, [1] photograph)

Overview

Collection of civil and mechanical engineering textbooks used by Alexander Harrison, C.E.1913. Also includes sheets exams, problem notes, clipping and a photograph.

Biographical / Historical

According to the Lehigh Alumni Directories, Alexander Harrison graduated from Lehigh University in 1913 with a degree in Civil Engineering. He was 1915, draftsman Atlanta Gas Light Co., Atlanta, Georgia

1923, he was the District rep. for Ransome Concrete Machinery Co. Houston Texas

1937, Mercantile & Real Estate Co. Wharton, Texas

1956, Senior partner at Harrison & Holland, Wharton, Texas.

Arrangement of the Collection

Collection divided into two series: Books and other documents.

Related Materials

The library has a textbook collection of books used in Lehigh classes. Class of 1913 vertical file

Copyright Notice:

Please inquire about copyright information.

Creator

Source

Title
Alexander Harrsion Textbooks
Status
completed
Author
Ilhan Citak
Date
June 28, 2017
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Sponsor
Lehigh University Library and Technology Services

Repository Details

Part of the Lehigh University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Lehigh University
Linderman Library
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Bethlehem PA 18045 USA
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