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Blair Birdsall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0175
Abstract

This collection contains the technical and professional documents of consulting engineer Blair Birdsall. Most of the collection are documents pertaining to the multitude of bridges he worked on, including the Golden Gate, Chesapeake Bay, and Brooklyn Bridges, as a consulting engineer or as a design engineer. The collection spans from 1900 to 2002 covering his entire career and also early Steinman Boynton Gronquist & Birdsall and John A. Roebling Sons Engineering companies.

Dates: Inclusive Dates

Caspar Wistar Haines, Lehigh 1874 Manuscript of “Curvas de Ferro Carril”

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0016
Abstract

The manuscript, in Spanish, of a small book entitled “Curvas de Ferro Carril” (“Railroad Curves”) written by Mr. Haines between 1883 and 1899 while he was working in Mexico. The book was never published. Included is some correspondence from Mr. H. H. Filley about the tables to be used in the book.

Dates: 1883-1899

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

Installation of Martin Dewey Whitaker as President of Lehigh University, 1946

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0075
Abstract

Martin Dewey Whitaker was inaugurated and installed as President of Lehigh University on October 20, 1946. The material here includes working papers, and correspondence of the committee, chaired by Prof. V. F. Larkin, which made the arrangements and copies of the 2 programs used that day.

Dates: 1946

James D. Mack Lehigh University Library Documents

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0145
Abstract James D. Mack was Lehigh University Librarian from 1948(?) to 1976. Mr. Mack graduated from Lehigh Class of 1938. He was hired by University Librarian Howard S. Leach in 1946 as his assistant. Leach died two years later. In the early 1960’s Mack had his title changed to Library Director. He retired in 1976 and became Rare Book Curator. As Director he was succeeded by Berry G. Richards and as Rare Book curator Daniel Traister succeeded him. Eventually Philip Metzger succeeded Daniel...
Dates: 1926-1989; Majority of material found within 1960-1985

James H. LeVan Papers (1922-1992)

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0079
Abstract

The collection contains some Lehigh University class notes and syllabi, and a notebook of material as Class Correspondent for the Class of 1926. The rest of the material concerns his career in the U.S. Public Health Service. Papers he wrote, notebooks of material regarding promotions and assignments, and his retirement files, and scrapbooks are included.

Dates: 1922-1992

Lehigh University Presidents' Correspondence, 1866-1921

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0003
Abstract

This collection includes letters written to the office of the President (some to the Secretary of the Faculty or the Registrar) between 1866 and 1921. These letters cover many aspects of "Life as President of Lehigh". Also included are sixty one "Letter Books" with the replies from the President in chronological order from 1878 to 1920.

Dates: 1866-1921

Richard H. Tucker Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0041
Abstract

This collection includes documents from Richard H. Tucker’s days as both a student and a professor at Lehigh University, such as correspondences, newspaper clippings, scrapbook, diplomas, certificates and photographs.

Dates: 1875-1894

Speeches of Henry Sturgis Drinker President of Lehigh University

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0020
Abstract

Typescripts of speeches, many with additional penciled-in notes, given by Dr. Drinker as president of Lehigh University, as president of the American Forestry Association, and as a supporter of war preparedness and the Student Army Training Corps movement.

Dates: 1905 - 1929

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Correspondence 4
Letters (correspondence) 4
Civil engineers 3
Scrapbooks 3
Bethlehem (Pa.) 2
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Blueprints 2
Civil engineering 2
Coxe Laboratory 2
Drown Memorial Hall. 2
Fritz Engineering Laboratory. 2
Lehigh University -- Alumni and alumnae 2
Linderman Library 2
Personal correspondence 2
Photographs 2
Taylor Gymnasium. 2
Taylor Hall. 2
University presidents 2
Academic libraries – United States 1
Alvsborg Bridge (Gothenburg, Sweden) 1
Ambassador International Bridge (Detroit, Michigan) 1
American Conservation Congress 1
American Forestry Association 1
Angus L. Macdonald Bridge (Halifax - Dartmouth) 1
Archives 1
Army R. O. T. C. 1
Astronomy 1
Atlas Cement Company 1
Atomic Engineers 1
Authors 1
Bethlehem Preparatory School 1
Bidwell Bar Bridge (Oroville, California) 1
Blaw-Knox Pipe Line Bridge (Charleston, Tennessee) 1
Boulder Dam Bridge (AZ) [Mike O'Callaghan–Pat Tillman Memorial Bridge] 1
Bridges 1
Bridges -- Design and construction 1
Bronx-Whitestone Bridge (New York, N.Y.) 1
Brooklyn Bridge (New York, N.Y.) 1
Brooklyn Lehigh Club 1
Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel (NY) [Hugh L. Carey Tunnel] 1
Bucknell University 1
Bucksport Suspension Bridge (Bucksport, Maine) [Waldo-Hancock Bridge?] 1
Buffalo Lehigh University Club 1
Cantilever bridges 1
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Certificates 1
Chains 1
Chesapeake Bay Bridge (Maryland) 1
Chester Bridge (Chester, Illinois) 1
Chicago Lehigh Club 1
Civil engineering--Study and teaching 1
Clippings (information artifacts) 1
College presidents 1
College students 1
Columns 1
Composite materials -- Testing 1
Concrete 1
Conservation of natural resources--United States. 1
Covington-Cincinnati Bridge (Cincinnati, Ohio) [John A. Roebling Suspension Bridge] 1
Daule River Bridge (Guayaquil, Ecuador) [National Unity Bridge] 1
Deer Isle Bridge (Me.) 1
Delaware Memorial Bridge (New Castle, Delaware) 1
Delaware River Bridge (Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Diaries 1
Diplomas 1
Dodge Street (Lincoln Highway) Bridge (Omaha, NE) 1
Drawings (visual works) 1
Drexel Institute 1
E. P. Wilbur Trust Company 1
E.W. Fairchild-Martindale Library and Computing Center 1
East Boston Bridge 1
East Fredericktown Vesta Coal Preparation Plant 1
Education, Higher 1
Environmental Engineering 1
Extension School 1
Florianopolis Bridge (Hercilio Luz Bridge, Brazil) 1
Forestry 1
Forth Road Bridge (Scotland) 1
Frames 1
Fremont Bridge (Seattle, Wash.) 1
Friction 1
Garden State Parkway (New Jersey) 1
George Washington Bridge (New York, N.Y.) 1
Glen Canyon Dam (Ariz.) 1
Golden Gate Bridge (San Francisco, Calif.) 1
Grand Mère Suspension Bridge (Quebec, Canada) 1
Hamilton Range, Mount (Calif.) 1
Handwritten Notes 1
Hartford Bridge. 1
Harvard University -- Alumni and alumnae 1
Henry Hudson Bridge (New York, N.Y.) 1
Hutsonville Bridge (Hutsonville, Illinois) 1
Influenza--Pennsylvania--Bethlehem. 1
Ingersoll Rand Company 1
Karnali Bridge (Nepal) 1
Keneseth Israel Allentown 1
Lamberton Hall 1
Lecture notes 1
Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company 1
Lehigh University 1
Lehigh University -- History 1
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Language
English 8
Spanish; Castilian 1
 
Names
Coppée, Henry, 1821-1895 2
Coxe, Eckley B. (Eckley Brinton), 1839-1895 2
Doolittle, C. L. (Charles Leander), 1843-1919 2
Drinker, Henry S. (Henry Sturgis), 1850-1937 2
Emery, Natt M. (Natt Morrill), 1873-1935 2
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Franklin, William S. (William Suddards), 1863-1930 2
Grace, Eugene G. (Eugene Gifford), 1876-1960 2
Lamberton, Robert Alexander, 1824-1893 2
Lehigh University 2
Packer, Asa, 1805-1879 2
Tucker, R. H. (Richard Hawley), 1859-1952 2
American Railway Engineering Association 1
Arthur , James B. 1
Ashbaugh, F. R. 1
Ashby, James C. 1
Babasinian, Vahan S. 1
Bartlett, Ralph L. 1
Beck, George C. 1
Becker, Sylvanus A. 1
Berkeley, William N. 1
Bickley, John H. 1
Birckhead, Malbone Hunter 1
Bird, Frederic Mayer 1
Blake, Robert W. 1
Blake, Robert William, 1864-1921 1
Brashear, John A. 1
Brodhead, Charles 1
Brown, S. LeRoy 1
Cady, Susan A. 1
Callen, Arthur S. 1
Carnegie, Andrew 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Cassidy, Frank P. 1
Chandler, Steward 1
Chandler, W. H. (William Henry), 1841-1906 1
Charles, Rollin L. 1
Chiles, George S. 1
Compton, Arthur Holly, 1892-1962 1
Conkling, Leon D. 1
Conrad, Lowell E. 1
Cornell University 1
Coxe, Sophia G. 1
Crawford, C. M. 1
Cummings, Mary Hannah Packer, 1839-1912 1
Daniels, Joseph 1
Davis, Walter W. 1
Dawson, Joseph R. 1
Dolt, Maurice L. 1
Drown, Thomas M., (Thomas Messinger), 1842-1904 1
DuBois, Augustus Jay 1
Eckfeldt, Howard 1
Eleutherian Mills Historical Library 1
Eric Doolittle (1870-1920) Lehigh Class 1891 (CE) 1
Estes, William L. (William Lawrence), 1855-1940 1
Filley, H. H. (Hiel Hamilton) 1
Fischer, Siegfried 1
Fogg, Ralph 1
Foster, Edward S. 1
Fox, Charles Shattuck 1
Frazier, Benjamin West (1841-1905) 1
George, Ralph E. 1
Gilbert, Chester G. 1
Gilmore, Ralph John 1
Goodwin, Homer Stanley 1
Gowdy, R. C. 1
Green, David 1
Green, Jeannette 1
Gruber, H. D. 1
Haines, Caspar Wistar, -1935 1
Hall, Robert W. 1
Hammond, H. P. 1
Harding, Hugh Wilson 1
Haskell, Frank E. 1
Heck, Robert Culbertson Hays 1
Hendricks, K. E. 1
Henley, Archibald Richard 1
Herr, Hiero B. 1
Hintze, Ferdinand F. 1
Hoekstra, Peter A. 1
Honeyman, Robert B. 1
Howarth, Harry A. S 1
Hughes, Percy L. 1
Ingalsbe, Frank Richmond 1
Jacoby, Henry Sylvester, 1857-1955 1
Jeffries, Zay, 1888-1965 1
Johnston, Archibald, 1865-1948 1
Joyce, Ezra W. 1
Kilby, C. M. 1
Kimball, James Putnam 1
Kingsbury, F. B. 1
Kitchin, Thurman Delna, 1885-1955 1
Klein, A. W. 1
Klein, Joseph F. 1
Knebelman, M. S. 1
Kroeh, Charles Frederick 1
Lambert, Preston A. 1
Lamberton, William A. 1
Landis, Walter S. 1
Lathrop, William A. 1
LeVan, James H., 1905-1992 1
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