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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

Location of Pipes in the Lehigh University Park

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0200
Abstract

An historical engineering viewpoint of the campus facilities of 1885 with small location maps of buildings, streets, water and gas pipes drawn by survey measurements.

Dates: June-July 1885

Louis Edouard Rivot Lectures on Mining Engineering

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0355
Abstract

Handwritten lecture notes in French which became the basis for a popular mining engineers field handbook in the late Nineteenth Century. The lectures were given by Professor Louis Edouard Rivot at Ecole Imperiale des Mines in Paris and the notes taken by his student Rothwell. The manuscripts owned by Eckley B. Coxe then donated to Lehigh in 1897.

Dates: 1859 - 1861

Lynn S. Beedle Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0288
Abstract A varied assortment of documents collected by Lynn S. Beedle, professor of structural engineering, former head of Fritz Engineering Laboratory research, and founder of the Council of Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat at Lehigh University. Included among the documents are records of his U.S. Navy career observing the atomic bomb tests at Bikini Atoll in 1946. Also included in the collection are student reports written by Beedle during his graduate student days as well as reports written by...
Dates: 1948-1968

Mathematik Notes 1858 - 1859

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0257
Abstract

This nineteenth century manuscript is another item from the Eckley B. Coxe Technical Library. The notebook is written in Old German and deals with the topic of mathematical calculations useful for mining engineering specifically with the use of a sextant as a mine surveying instrument. The notes are from lectures given by a Professor Dr. A. Junge at Freiberg School of Mines in the academic year 1858/59.

Dates: 1858-1859

Matthew Currie Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS0416
Scope and Contents

The collection material consists of three research pamphlets unrelated to each other except by age.

Dates: 1929 - 1937; Majority of material found within 1929 - 1937

Mine Inspection Trip Reports

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0036
Abstract Three typescript reports of Lehigh University Mining Engineering Department’s mine inspection trips made 1922, 1924, 1926. Two of the reports are travelogue itineraries as well as noting mines and mills observed, the third is a more technical discussion of the mines visited. Reports are by Robert G. Pfahler EM‘23, George A. Howland EM’27, Robert A. Harrier EM’27, John P. Cox EM’27, and Paul W. Sinwell EM’27 all studying for the Engineer of Mining degrees. According to the notes in the...
Dates: Event: 1922 - 1926

[Panama Canal]: Memoria y Planos de un Anteproyecto para la Terminacion del Canal de Panama

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Identifier: SC MS 0258
Scope and Contents The collection is a single manuscript measuring 21.5 x 15.5 cm. stored in a black paper wrapped box measuring 27 x 22 x 3 cm. The manuscript is contained within stiff card paper covers of burgundy colored paper with gilt title “Memoria y Planos de un anteprocyecto para la terminacion del Canal De Panamá por D. Gabriel M. Campo” and decorative borders. The pages are edged in red. It is illustrated with three folded plans including two blue prints: Proyecto de construccion en túnel Plano,...
Dates: 1892-1894

Photo Album of Bridges by G. W. Philips

 Collection — Volume: PHOTO0018.01
Identifier: SC Photo-0018
Abstract The album contains a collection of photographs of six Pennsylvania bridges and several railroad works possibly inspected by G. W. Philips in a period from 1900 to 1930. Perhaps the most well-known Pennsylvania bridge is the multi concrete arch Hyner Bridge over the Susquehanna River near Renovo, Pennsylvania. The Hell Gate Bridge over the East River in New York City is an anomaly among the construction photographs in the album as the only New York bridge. The album is an interesting...
Dates: 1900-1930; Majority of material found within 1900-1930

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es 1
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Coxe, Eckley B. (Eckley Brinton), 1839-1895 4
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Pennsylvania Railroad Company 3
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Cady, Susan A. 2
Coppée, Henry, 1821-1895 2
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Emery, Natt M. (Natt Morrill), 1873-1935 2
Franklin, William S. (William Suddards), 1863-1930 2
Fritz Engineering Laboratory 2
Fritz, John, 1822-1913 2
Lamberton, Robert Alexander, 1824-1893 2
Lehigh University. Curricula 2
Packer, Asa, 1805-1879 2
Stout, Robert D 2
Tucker, R. H. (Richard Hawley), 1859-1952 2
Whitaker, Martin Dewey, 1902-1960 2
Ambursen, Nils Frederick, 1876-1953 1
American Chemical Society 1
American Institute of Chemical Engineers. Lehigh Valley Chapter 1
American Railway Engineering Association 1
Arthur , James B. 1
Ashbaugh, F. R. 1
Ashby, James C. 1
Astin, Allen Varley 1
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Baldwin, Clarence K 1
Barnako, F. R. 1
Bartlett, Ralph L. 1
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Beach, Harry W. (Harry Wilber) 1
Beck, George C. 1
Beckel Iron Foundry 1
Becker, Sylvanus A. 1
Benz, Paul Frederick, LU'22 1
Berkeley, William N. 1
Bernhardt, J. 1
Berry, William J. 1
Bethlehem Steel Company 1
Bewley, Loyal Vivian 1
Bickley, John H. 1
Birckhead, Malbone Hunter 1
Bird, Frederic Mayer 1
Blake, Robert W. 1
Blake, Robert William, 1864-1921 1
Bodine, Alfred V. 1
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Brashear, John A. 1
Bricker, Charles Sumner 1
Brodhead, Charles 1
Brown, N. 1
Brown, S. LeRoy 1
Callen, Arthur S. 1
Campo, Gabriel Moreno, 1849-1905 1
Canadian Copper Co. 1
Carnegie, Andrew 1
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 1
Cassidy, Frank P. 1
Century Construction Company 1
Champion Bridge Company 1
Chandler, Steward 1
Chandler, W. H. (William Henry), 1841-1906 1
Charles, Rollin L. 1
Chiles, George S. 1
Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Co. 1
Clift, Arthur Stebbins 1
Colby, Albert L. (Albert Ladd), 1860- 1
Collegium Carolinum - Braunschweig 1
Compton, Arthur Holly, 1892-1962 1
Concrete Steel Bridge Company 1
Conkling, Leon D. 1
Conrad, James 1
Conrad, Lowell E. 1
Copper Range Co. 1
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Cummings, Mary Hannah Packer, 1839-1912 1
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Davis, Walter W. 1
Dawson, Joseph R. 1
Dech, Howard Stephen 1
Dodson Coal Co. 1
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Dodson, Alan C. 1
Dodson, C. Millard. 1
Dodson, C. Minor. 1
Dodson, J. E. 1
Dodson, T. M. 1
Dodson, Truman M. 1
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