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David N. Showalter, Lehigh University, Class of 1906 Notebooks, Textbooks, and Yearbooks

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0050

Scope and Contents

This collection includes 16 student notebooks in Construction, Economics, Geology, Metallurgy, Literature, Civil engineering, Drawing, Chemistry and Spanish from 1902-1906 (personal notes from classes), 2 yearbooks, and 13 textbooks. The notebooks have been kept together; the textbooks and yearbooks cataloged and filed with others, but noted in this list.

Dates

  • 1902 - 1906

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Use

Collection is open for research.

Biographical / Historical

David Norman Showalter graduated from Lehigh University in 1906 with a degree in Civil Engineering. He was employed by the Federal Power Commission.

Extent

2 boxes ; 1 linear foot

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection includes personal notes from Showalter’s classes, along with yearbooks and textbooks.

Arrangement

Material in this collection is arranged by format.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by Showalter estate.

Separated Materials

The Lehigh University Class Book, 1906 The Epitome (Lehigh yearbook), vol. 28, 1904
Status
Completed
Author
Special Collections Staff -- Andrew Donnachie
Date
1991-01-29
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

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)