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Birkinbine Engineering Company Records, Collection I

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0084.01
Overview This collection includes books, bound pamphlets and offprints, maps and drawings, letter books, ore samples, photographs, and manuscript material regarding the Birkinbine Engineering Company.

George Augustus Horne Photographs, Class of 1899

 Collection
Identifier: SC Photo-0029
Overview Twelve glass plate negative photographs of Lehigh campus buildings, both interior and exterior views circa 1898. The photographer and the donor collectively represent an extensive Lehigh family spanning two centuries.

Jeff Milet Papers Including George C. Izenour Documents - Collection 2

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Identifier: SC MS 0237
Content Description George C. Izenour collection I (see SC MS 0085) was donated by Lehigh University professor of Theater Jeff Milet in 1990s. This part of the collection (Collection II) had been used for teaching theater stage and set design by Professor Jeff Milet. It was transferred after Prof. Milet's retirement decision in 2012 and processed as a separate archival collection since it contained more Jeff Milet material than Izenour documents. The collection transferred in four installments: 1....

Joseph Phineas Davis Journal of Travels in Cuzco (Peru)

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Identifier: SC MS 0305
Overview Informative journal of travels in the region of Puno and Cuzco containing information about the Andean culture, indigenous populations, places, topography, Andean Indian ruins and building features. During the Davis exploration of southeastern Peru he was joined by American archaeologist and U.S. Commissioner to Peru, Ephraim George Squier and together they measured and observed with great care the Inca ruins in the Cuzco region.

Professor Karl Ludwig Meissner Mechanics and Civil Engineering Lectures (1849-1850)

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Identifier: SC MS 0201
Overview This manuscript is a set of class notes presumed taken by a student (R. Nachwitz?) attending lectures by Professors Schneider and Karl Ludwig Meissner on Civil Engineering topics given at the Collegium Carolinum in Braunschweig, Germany during 1849-50. Topics covered in technical mechanics included effect of friction, strength of materials, mechanics of gear teeth, analysis of fire hoses and nozzles, vibration in structures. The general topic of “Baukunst” (Art of Building/ Architecture) was...