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Education Term Projects, Graduate School of Education, 1948-1960

Identifier: SC MS 0108

Scope and Contents of the Collection

151 titles of education term papers submitted from 1948 to 1960. Most of the titles are about the K-12 schools and the pupils of the Lehigh Valley.


  • Creation: 1948-1961

Access Restrictions:

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

Use Restrictions:

Collection is open for research.

Copyright Notice:

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Historical/Biographical Note:

Lehigh University began its commitment to the study of education as early as the 19th century. A separate department including education was created in 1907. The study of education at the graduate level was added to Lehigh by 1911. As the years went on, Lehigh University continued to add more opportunities for pursuing the study of education for both undergraduates and graduates. An autonomous graduate school of education was established in 1966 and the programs received national accreditation in 1967. In 1986, the graduate school of education was changed to the present College of Education.

For Further information, in the Lehigh University Special Collections History Resources, an extended History of the College of Education is provided.


10 Linear Feet (5 boxes, 151 items)

Language of Materials



Collection term projects in education submitted from 1948 to 1960 to the Graduate School of Education. The school became autonomous in 1966 and finally became the College of Education in 1986.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is arranged alphabetically by the author's last name.

Acquisition Information

Transferred from the College of Education

Related Material:

Lehigh University Special Collections History Resources – History of the College of Education pamphlet – Robert L. Leight. Building a Foundation for the Future: The Study of Education at Lehigh University. College of Education (1990)

William Ying
March 25, 2013
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Repository Details

Part of the Lehigh University Special Collections Repository

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