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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
DACS
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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