Letters to Sheldon Zalkind
Scope and Contents
This collection contains letter from 1943 from family and Lehigh friends to Sheldon Zalkind during his time in the military. It’s composed of 43 items, including correspondences, postcards, and a photograph.
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Collection is open for research. Please inquire about copyright information.
Biographical / Historical
Sheldon Zalkind attended Lehigh University, Class of 1945. He was a member of Pi Lambda Phi fraternity, participated in university productions, and served in the military at Fort Dix, New Jersey, and Camp Lee, Virginia. He continued on to get his Masters from Columbia in 1945, and his Doctorate from NYU in 1951 before becoming a professor of Psychology at City College of New York.
1 box, .5 linear feet (40 items)
Language of Materials
The materials in this collection are arranged by sender then date order in 3 series.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Alden Richardson (South Carolina), December 20, 2012.
Existence and Location of Originals
Lehigh University, Linderman Library, Special Collections
- Letters to Sheldon Zalkind
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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