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Ernest Nevin Dilworth papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0146
Abstract

Ernest Nevin Dilworth was a professor of English at Lehigh from 1949 to 1977. Collection contains manuscript drafts of his published work and reference/citation cards, notes, and correspondence with publishers and colleagues.

Dates: 1949-1990; Majority of material found within 1949-1977

Frank Lunney Fanzine Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0385
Scope and Contents The Frank Lunney collection contains over five hundred zine titles spanning from the 1940s to the 2010s. The zines cover a broad array of 20th century cultural, literary, and political subjects. The emerging genre of mid-century science fiction is a major thematic concern of the zines. The culture of fandom itself is also broadly and deeply explored and fledged over the course of several decades of publications. The Frank Lunney collection suggests multiple, promising, avenues of research...
Dates: 1941-2019

Henry Sylvester Jacoby Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0063
Abstract

Henry S. Jacoby Papers contains diplomas and certificates he received, drawings and illustrations for some of his books, scrapbooks about Lehigh (1872-1877), typescripts of some of his publications, and correspondence to and from the American Railway Engineering Association. The correspondence is of special to any engineer interested in the work involved in formulating a textbook or the forensics of old bridges.

Dates: 1872 - 1944

James Decker Mack and the Writing of Matthew Flinders, 1774-1814

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Identifier: SC MS 0048
Abstract

The material includes correspondence re the development and publication of Mack's book Matthew Flinders, 1774-1814. Melbourne: Nelson (Australia), 1966. It includes files on the publisher, Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd.; the American Philosophical Society, who gave Mack a grant to do research; & Sir Gavin de Beer-who arranged the grant. Also included are Mack's note cards for the book, arranged by date (1801-1814).

Dates: 1961 to 1983

Lehigh University History by W. Ross Yates

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0076
Abstract The material here includes two separate typescripts of his history of Lehigh University. The first one, tentatively titled The Story of the Lehigh University: An Intimate History, is very detailed, and includes an index of names mentioned. (Notes and corrections are from James Mack, who read it). The second typescript more closely resembles the published work, with a lot of the original material omitted. (The introduction is different). The book, published in 1992 by Lehigh University...
Dates: 1865-1992

Lehigh University Library History, 1878-1974

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0030
Abstract

Includes original invoices of purchases, 1878-1899; year-end and statistical reports from 1888-1922; financial statements, 1888-1896; miscellaneous correspondence and documents relating to the library and its history; and correspondence and a budget for Prof. Ross Yates projected history of Lehigh University (1974).

Dates: 1878-1984; Majority of material found within 1878-1899; Majority of material found within 1888-1922; Majority of material found within 1878-1896

Leslie Hunter Whitten Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0007
Abstract Born on February 21, 1928 in Jacksonville Florida, Leslie Hunter Whitten was a Hearst newspaper reporter for the Washington Post, an associate on Jack Anderson's newspaper column, and accomplished novelist. He graduated from Lehigh University in 1950. This collection documents various stages of Whitten's life, especially the years in Washington DC as a journalist. Letters, documents, notes, photographs, etc. relating to Les Whitten's early years, schooling, and work as a Hearst reporter,...
Dates: 1934-2009

Lester R. Bittel, Papers Relating to Writing and Publishing

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0023
Abstract Manuscripts, typescripts, correspondence, etc. relating to Bittel's publications, chiefly 1979-present. Also includes material relating to National Survey of Supervisory Management Practices, evaluative reviews prepared by Bittel from 1954-1988 for McGraw-Hill, copies of journal articles, copies of speeches, royalty statements, and a small amount of personal material. Other names associated with the collection (some as co-authors) include Muriel Albers Bittel, Ronald S. Burke, Joseph...
Dates: 1954-present; Majority of material found in 1954-1988, 1979-present

Papers of Carl F. Strauch Professor of English, Lehigh University

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0052
Abstract

This collection includes articles, manuscripts, and correspondence relating to his publications as well as syllabi, lecture notes and student papers from his teaching at Lehigh. Extensive material from his work on the following authors: Carlyle, Arnold, Hawthorne, Poe, James, Melville, Whitman, and Emerson. Material on other 19th century authors and on the Romantic period is also included.

Dates: 1930-1980

Richard Harding Davis Correspondence and Other Documents

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0001
Abstract Richard Harding Davis, 1864-1916, was a student at Lehigh University from 1882-1884. During his stay he wrote many novels and short stories and was a prominent war correspondent during the Spanish-American War (1898). The documents here include letters, telegrams and notes, mostly written by Davis. It is predominantly letters to his publisher, J. Henry Harper, at Harper and Brothers, but also includes other letters to Raymond H. Walters, Lehigh University, a few letters from Rebecca Harding...
Dates: 1887-1916

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Mack, James D. (James Decker), 1916- 2
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Armstrong, Ray Livingstone, 1910- 1
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Bittel, Lester R. 1
Bittel, Muriel Albers. 1
Carlyle, Thomas, 1795-1881 1
Cornell University 1
Davis, Charles Belmont –- Correspondence 1
Davis, Rebecca Harding 1
Davis, Rebecca Harding, 1831-1910 –- Correspondence 1
Davis, Richard Harding, 1864-1916 1
Davis, Richard Harding, 1864-1916 -- Archives 1
Davis, Richard Harding, 1864-1916 -- Correspondence 1
De Beer, Gavin, Sir 1
Dilworth, Ernest Nevin 1
Down Under Fan Fund (DUFF) 1
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 1
Flinders, Matthew, 1774-1814 1
Forge, Mary 1
Fozio, Susan 1
Gilder, Richard Watson –- Correspondence 1
Harding family. 1
Harper & Brothers 1
Harper, J. Henry (Joseph Henry), 1850-1938 –- Correspondence 1
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864 1
Highwater, Jamake 1
Hoke, Pavey 1
Jacoby, Henry Sylvester, 1857-1955 1
James, Henry, 1843-1916 1
Johnson, Ross H. 1
Koontz, Dean R. (Dean Ray), 1945- 1
Kornbluth, Georgia 1
LaForge, R. Lawrence 1
Lauder, Ronald S. 1
Lehigh University 1
Lehigh University -- Students 1
Lehigh University – History 1
Lehigh University. Faculty 1
Lehigh University. Library 1
Leuba, Walter, 1902- 1
Macmillan & Co., London 1
Marquis, Don, 1878-1937 1
McCollum, William 1
Melden, Morley 1
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 1
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994‏ 1
Packer, Asa, 1805-1879 1
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 1
Ramsey, Jackson Eugene 1
Rice, Robert 1
Sayre, Robert H. (Robert Heysham), 1824-1907 1
Scribner's 1
Simmons, Gene, 1949- 1
Smith, Gwendolyn Lewis 1
Stevens, William Bacon, 1815-1887 1
Strauch, Carl F. (Carl Ferdinand), 1908-1989 1
Thurnbull, Bill 1
Transatlantic Fan Fund (TAFF) 1
United States. Bureau of Indian Affairs 1
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 1
Whitten, Les, 1928- 1
Young, William –- Correspondence 1
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