Lawrence Henry Gipson Institute for Eighteenth-Century Studies Archives
Scope and Contents
The collection is divided into official records, business records, and symposium essays, 1971-1982
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Collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
The Gipson Institute was created by a generous gift from Lawrence Henry Gipson, a Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and a long-time Lehigh University Professor. Its program includes such research activities as an annual dissertation fellowship for a Lehigh PhD candidate and research grants to Lehigh faculty and students working on projects dealing with the eighteenth century.
0.5 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
A collection of the Institute's records since its founding in 1971. Includes minutes, financial statements, correspondence and materials pertaining to the symposia and other programs offered by the Institute. Also included are applications for the small grants offered by the Institute each year, and reports of the work accomplished under the grants, as well as some of the papers delivered at the symposia.
The materials are arranged by record type, and then by date.
Transferred from the Lawrence Henry Gipson Institute for Eighteenth-Century Studies, in 1988.
- Lawrence Henry Gipson Institute for Eighteenth-Century Studies ArchivesSC MS 0008
- Special Collections Staff
- February 10, 1988
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