James Niemeyer Collection of Lehigh University Related Documents and Memorabilia
Scope and Contents
Material related to Alumni Association and Lehigh related events, reunions, dinners, award and dedication ceremonies, memorials
Class of 1943 reunion material
Books and other publications
Also includes newspaper clippings, calendars, ephemera related to baseball, specifically NY Yankees and Brooklyn Dodgers (1960s)
- Majority of material found within 1970s-1988
- Niemeyer, James (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Collection housed remotely. Users need to contact 24 hours in advance.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection is open for research.
Biographical / Historical
James Niemeyer was born… Graduated from Lehigh University in 1943.
Lehigh University Alumni Association was incorporated in 1876…
Niemeyer died on January 3, 2008.
5 Linear Feet (10 manuscript boxes)
Language of Materials
James Niemeyer Lehigh Class of 1943 Executive Director of Lehigh Alumni Association Fan and supporter of Lehigh Athletic teams
Arranged topically and then chronologically.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Transferred from the Lehigh Alumni Association (Janet Tucker) in August 5, 2010. Alumni Association received it from Virginia Niemeyer.
Books and other published material Sports memorabilia (ticket stubs, rosters, calendars) Glass slides and negatives (146 items) Photographs Posters and oversize items (in Map Case Drawer 2; call no: SC FF N672) Transferred to and shelved with the suitable collections
- James Niemeyer Collection of Lehigh University Related Documents and Memorabilia
- Ilhan Citak
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Part of the Lehigh University Special Collections Repository
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Bethlehem PA 18045 USA