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Diplomas, Certificates and Other Recognition Documents

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0126
This collection contains diplomas, certificates and other authoritative recognition documents issued by Lehigh University or given to the Lehigh community and its members. The collection grows through gifts and transfers as well as documents moved from the manuscript collections with a proper cross reference.

Dates

  • 1847-2002

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access Restrictions

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

Use Restrictions

Collection is open for research.
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Extent

4 Linear Feet (2 flat box; 52 items)

Overview

This collection contains diplomas, certificates and other authoritative recognition documents issued by Lehigh University or given to the Lehigh community and its members. The collection grows through gifts and transfers as well as documents moved from the manuscript collections with a proper cross reference

Biographical / Historical

Founded in 1865 by Asa Packer, Lehigh University is a private, coeducational, nondenominational four year university. Home to over 4500 undergraduates and 2000 graduate students, Lehigh offers degrees in one of its four colleges- The College of Arts and Science, the PC Rossin College of Engineering, the College of Business and Economics, and the College of Education.

Arrangement

Doucments are processed and housed in accession order.

Acquisition Information

Most of the collection is donated by the Lehigh Alumni, some documents moved from the other collections, and some transferred from various departments.

Related Materials

Lehigh Memorabilia, Lehigh Collection Vertical Files, and Lehigh Facultuy also contain official documents.

Creator

Status
completed
Author
Vito Scoccozzo
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
30 Library Drive
Bethlehem PA 18045 USA
610-758-4506
610-758-6091 (Fax)