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Civil Engineering Works Photograph Collection

 Item
Identifier: SC Photo-0020
Abstract The collection of photographs illustrate various types of civil engineering works including the Whipple through truss railroad bridge, Pennsylvania through truss bridge, suspension bridges, cantilever bridges, reinforced concrete arch bridges and buttress dams. Among the bridge photographs are included the Brooklyn Bridge, the Firth of Forth Bridge, the Tay Bridge and Niagara Falls “Honeymoon” Bridge collapses, the Pecos River railroad trestle bridge and the “Luten Design” reinforced...
Dates: 1879-1984; Majority of material found within 1879-1984

Fritz Engineering Laboratory Civil Engineering Research Documents 1925-1955

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0287
Abstract

In 1955 Fritz Engineering Laboratory, originally built by John Fritz in 1909-1910, dedicated a new seven-story addition known as the new Fritz Laboratory. From that time on there was a systematic filing of research reports. Before this date the research reports in Fritz Laboratory were not designated systematically. This collection of manuscripts was produced or collected by faculty prior to 1955.

Dates: 1925-1955

Vinkovci, Croatia, Dam Construction Photograph Album: “The Contributions and Voluntary Work of the Citizens of Vinkovci built this Dam in 1953 to Serve the Economic and cultural improvement of our town and its surroundings…”

 Collection
Identifier: SC Photo-0022
Abstract

A photographic record of the construction of a small concrete dam by citizens of Vinkovci, Yugoslavia (now Croatia). It appears to have been created for propaganda purposes for the young and growing Yugoslavian Socialist movement. A number of photographs of the builders of the dam.

Dates: 1953

Willis Appleford Slater Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0100
Abstract This collection is composed of the papers of Willis A. Slater, a Lehigh University civil engineering professor, chair of the department and director of Fritz Engineering Laboratory. The papers give insight into Slater's professional career as a civil engineer, particularly his work with reinforced concrete. The items contained in this collection range from 1910 to 1937 and include reports, blueprints, diaries, correspondence, photographs, and notebooks. Of particular interest are Slater's...
Dates: 1910 - 1937

Willis Appleford Slater Papers, 1910-1937

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0100
Dates: Inclusive Dates

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Columns 2
Railroad bridges 2
Reinforced concrete 2
Adams County (Ohio) 1
Aircraft carriers 1
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Aluminum Bridges 1
American River Bridge, California 1
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Beams and Girders 1
Beasley Fork Bridge, Ohio 1
Belleair (Fla.) 1
Belleview Bridge, Belleair, Florida 1
Bending 1
Bethlehem (Pa.) 1
Bettendorf Bridge 1
Biloxi, Mississippi 1
Blair Bridge, Montgomery County, Maryland 1
Blueprints 1
Bolts and nuts 1
Bridges - Suspension 1
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.) 1
Buffalo (N.Y.) 1
Buildings 1
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Cantilever bridges 1
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Cemetery Bridge, Benton Harbor, Michigan 1
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Cicott Street Bridge, Logansport, Indiana 1
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Concrete slabs -- testing 1
Construction workers 1
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Dams - arch 1
Dams; Power Plants 1
Davenport Bridge 1
Deflection 1
Deformation 1
Detroit (Mich.) 1
Detroit, Michigan 1
Dredges 1
Dundee, Scotland 1
Edinburgh, Scotland 1
Electronics 1
Flanges 1
Forth Bridge (South Queensferry, Scotland : Railroad bridge) 1
Frames 1
Friction 1
Fritz Engineering Laboratory. 1
George Mason Hotel, Alexandria, Virginia 1
Harrisburg (Pa.) 1
Hooks 1
Hydraulic structures 1
Island Park Bridge, Winfield, Kansas 1
James River Bridge, Virginia 1
Jersey City (N.J.) 1
Levees 1
Materials--Testing 1
Mathematical models 1
Maumee River Bridge, Waterville, Ohio 1
Mike O'Callaghan-Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge (Ariz. and Nev.) 1
Mississippi River Bridge 1
Muncy (Pa.) 1
New York (N.Y.) 1
North Tonawanda (New York) 1
Notebooks 1
Pecos River Bridge 1
Pecos River High Bridge, Texas 1
Photographic prints 1
Pisa, Italy 1
Plastics 1
Plates (Engineering) 1
Pressure vessels 1
Propaganda, Communist 1
Quebec City, Quebec, Canada 1
Reinforced Concrete 1
Research Reports 1
Residual stresses. 1
Riverdale, North Dakota 1
Saskatchewan River Bridge, Saskatoon, Canada 1
Shawnee Bridge, Piqua, Ohio 1
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Ambursen, Nils Frederick, 1876-1953 1
Beedle, Lynn S. 1
Bethlehem Steel Company 1