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Local Maps: Pennsylvania and New Jersey

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS0394
Abstract

Group of topographic maps of region of Pennsylvania and New Jersey divided by the Delaware River made by the U.S. Geological Survey from 1907 to 1946. Also includes two Urban Atlases: Allentown - Bethlehem - Easton, Pennsylvania and Chicago, Illinois. Formerly these items belonged to Lehigh University’s Geology Department or the History Department.

Dates: 1907 - 1974; Majority of material found within 1941 - 1974

Nineteenth Century British Explorer Maps

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0204
Abstract 16 hand drawn maps represent British exploration in the nineteenth century. Twenty-six maps illustrating the travels of various British explorers at the behest of the British Admiralty compose the collection. Among the explorations mapped are Sir John Franklin’s first voyage, his two overland journeys and Sir William Edward Parry’s voyages on the ships Hecla, Griper and Fury in the Arctic searching for the Northwest Passage and the North Pole, Major Dixon Denham, Capt. Hugh Clapperton, and...
Dates: 1818-1824

Records of the Redevelopment Authority of the City of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0314
Abstract Documents in this collection are from the City of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, concerning redevelopment and urban renewal projects in the city from 1953 to 1999. The collection contains reports, meeting minutes, maps, site plans, architectural drawings and other publications related to urban renewal projects of Packer Avenue, Webster and Butler Streets and Northampton Heights in South Bethlehem, and Broad and Main Streets, Civic Center and Monocacy Creek in North...
Dates: 1953-1999; Majority of material found within 1953-1976

South American Maps

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0094
Abstract

Donated by Lehigh alumnus Harvey Bassler, this is a collection of 144 maps of different areas of South America. They are arranged by Dewey Decimal number, are mostly from Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, and are in either Spanish or German.

Dates: 1875-1925

South Bethlehem Historical Society Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS0250
Abstract A diverse collection of documents, publications, photographs, oral history recordings, memorabilia representing the socio-econonmcal, educational, cultural and artistic developments of various ethnic groups that made possible the industrialization of South Bethlehem. Some examples are the large collections of vintage Bethlehem postcards and photographs of depicting buildings that do not exists anymore. Also included in the collection are items representing Bethlehem Steel Corporation, St....
Dates: 1865 - 2023

The Lehigh Coal And Navigation Company collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0120
Dates: Majority of material found within Bulk, 1826-1913; Bulk, 1826-1913 1815-1940

Vintage World Maps

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0360
Abstract

A collection of old and new maps from historical events in the United States, Europe and several politically conflicted countries in Africa, Middle East and Asia.

Dates: 1653-2004

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Lehigh River Valley (Pa.) 2
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Mining engineers 2
Newspaper clippings 2
Notebooks 2
Peru 2
Railroads -- Design and construction 2
Scrapbooks 2
Site plans 2
Africa -- Description and travel 1
Albany (N.Y.) 1
Anthracite coal--Pennsylvania 1
Architects. 1
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Arctic Ocean 1
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration 1
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Bituminous coal mines and mining 1
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Johnstown (Pa.) Plant (Bethlehem Steel Corp.) 1
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Minersville (Pa.) 1
Mission St. East Bridge (Pittsburgh, Pa.) 1
Mosquitoes -- Control 1
Northampton County (Pa.) 1
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Patroon Creek (N.Y.) 1
Pennsylvania - coalfields - maps 1
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Petroleum -- Geology 1
Pittsburgh 1
Pocahontas mine (Va.) 1
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Albany Evening Journal 1