Homer Research Laboratory Buildings B&C Records
Collections retrieved from the abandoned Homer Research Laboratory Buildings B and C after the property transfer finalized in the summer of 2013.
Boxes on LMC shelves Boxes 1 to 73 + 3 unnumbered 8, 9, 10, 17, 18, 20 missing
- 1980 - 2001
- Bethlehem Steel Corporation (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Collection housed remotely. Users need to contact 24 hours in advance.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection is open for research. Please inquire about copyright information.
Biographical / Historical
Bethlehem Steel Corporation’s Homer Research Lab was built and opened in late 1960s. The research campus was acquired by Lehigh University in 1997 and remaining last two buildings, B and C, were transferred to Lehigh in 2013.
4 boxes (2 linear feet ; 1 oversize map (54 x 37 cm) height x length)
Language of Materials
Series 1: Corporate Directories
Series 2: Film reels  16 mm films
Series 3: Video Cassettes  VHS Cassettes
Series 4: Photographs Title: Gravel quarry [possibly Pennsylvania] Color Dimensions: Date: 1970s(?) Photographer:
Title: Homer Research Lab sign taken down Three men taking down the door sign of Homer Research Lab Dimesions: Date: 1990s
Series 5: Office Files Files from the office of Tim Miller Packed by Sharon Siegler, Mark Canney, Diana Toolan In LMC 2
Series 6: Engineering and Technical Drawings, plans, etc. Documents moved and digitized by Dan Lopresti These are still in Packard Lab as of February 26, 2015
- Homer Research Laboratory Buildings B&C Records
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Part of the Lehigh University Special Collections Repository
30 Library Drive
Bethlehem PA 18045 USA