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Beamish-Sinclair Tanganyika Papers 1930-1932

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Identifier: SC MS 0211
Overview This is an interesting collection of correspondence expounding the British political and economic attitudes toward its African colonies in the early 1930s through the opinions expressed by H. H. Beamish to his various correspondents. The Sinclair family was quite prominent in Tanganyika at the time and wanted a close alliance with Kenya in promoting the coffee trade and in dealing with the “native question in East Africa.” Both Tanganyika and Kenya as British colonies shared the coffee...

Beecher Newspaper Caricatures Published During the Beecher Trial/Portraits of the Beechers

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Identifier: SC MS 0202
Overview A selective collection of newspaper caricatures, cartoons, sketches and portraits of the Beecher family especially related to the scandalous adultery trial in 1875 involving the Reverend Henry Ward Beecher and Mrs. Elizabeth Tilton. Beecher was the younger brother of Harriet Beecher Stowe, author of “Uncle Tom’s Cabin.” The entire Beecher family was involved in the abolition cause. The collection contained in this bound volume is an interesting insight into the public opinion of the era...

Benjamin Franklin Fackenthal chemical analysis notebook

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Identifier: SC MS 0188
Overview An interesting collection of early twentieth century analyses of ores collected by Benjamin Franklin Fackenthal, Jr., a prominent chemist of the era. Fackenthal established laboratories at the Durham Iron Works in Riegelsville, Pa and also in Lancaster, Pa. where mineral analysis was made of iron ores and limestone from samples sent by clients. What is especially interesting about the notebook is the listing of many iron ore and limestone quarries located in the Lehigh Valley area. Among the...

Benjamin Leroy Miller Papers, 1894-1944

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Identifier: SC MS 0013
Overview The collection includes correspondence to (and carbons of replies from) Prof. Miller, and also includes mounted newspaper clippings, diaries and photographs of his South American trip in 1915 and diaries of his trip around the world in 1937, plus his daily personal diaries from 1891 to 1913 and from 1929 until his death in 1944.

Benjamin Lightfoot Survey Notebook

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Identifier: SC MS 0203
Overview This manuscript notebook includes survey data of a road to be built between Pottsville to Shamokin (then an Indian Territory) in 18th century. It also contains detailed information on surveyor’s measurements and coordinates; descriptions of the terrain, and insight into frontier Pennsylvania and the interaction between the English settlers, militias and the native people on the Schuylkill and Susquehanna rivers of colonial Pennsylvania.

Bernhard Fortmann Collection

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Identifier: SC MS 0381
Overview Small collection of Bernhard Fortmann (Class of 1934) student, reunion and professional documents and photos. Documents include Lehigh football programs, The Burr, and Lehigh Review (student publications)

Beta Chi House Photograph Album, Circa 1950s

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Identifier: SC Photo-0017
Overview The collection of photographs is a nostalgic look at fraternity life in the 1950s. Possibly it was composed and presented on the occasion of the retirement of the gentleman to whom the album is dedicated – Willie Johnson. Mr. Johnson was an African American who lived on the premises of the Beta House at least until the mid 1960s employed as general factotum.

Bethlehem Chamber Music Society Archives

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Identifier: SC MS 0091
Overview The material here includes the details of the beginning, constitution, incorporation, IRS material; much correspondence through the years regarding meetings, finances, and performers; secretary’s and treasurer’s reports; mailing lists (computer printouts); publicity material; and programs, posters, contracts and grant proposals. The material was donated in 1999 and 2001 by the Bethlehem Chamber Music Society.

Bethlehem Housing Authority records

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Identifier: SC MS 0334
Overview In an effort to boost local economy and employment in the building trades, the Bethlehem Housing Authority directors embarked on large scale public housing projects. Monies provided by the federal government to the states and ultimately to the local communities were applied to several housing projects: Temporary War Housing Project 1943 to accommodate the large influx of workers for Bethlehem Steel's wartime effort which became known as the Pembroke Housing; the Robert Pfeifle Houses, 1961-1963...

Bethlehem (Pa.) Coal Companies Records

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Identifier: SC MS 0069
Overview This collection contains by-laws, minutes of meetings, indexes, and reports of several local coal companies, and corporations, with the same officers serving jointly in many of them.

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Coppée, Henry, 1821-1895 7
Coxe, Eckley B. (Eckley Brinton), 1839-1895 7
Grace, Eugene G. (Eugene Gifford), 1876-1960 7
Lehigh University. Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering 7
Sayre, Robert H. (Robert Heysham), 1824-1907 7
Unknown 7
Beedle, Lynn S. 6
Lehigh Valley Railroad Company 6
Mack, James D. (James Decker), 1916- 6
Merriman, Mansfield, 1848-1925 6
Schwab, Charles M., 1862-1939 6
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Fritz, John, 1822-1913 5
Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company 5
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Bach Choir of Bethlehem (Bethlehem, Pa.) 4
Doolittle, C. L. (Charles Leander), 1843-1919 4
Eney, William J. 4
Fritz Engineering Laboratory 4
Johnston, Archibald, 1865-1948 4
Lamberton, Robert Alexander, 1824-1893 4
Lehigh University. Department of Civil Engineering 4
Lehigh University. Presidents 4
Wilbur, Warren A. 4
Chandler, W. H. (William Henry), 1841-1906 3
Drown, Thomas M., (Thomas Messinger), 1842-1904 3
Elkus, Jonathan 3
General Electric Company 3
Honeyman, Robert B. 3
Lehigh University. Alumni Association 3
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Neville, Harvey A. (Harvey Alexander), 1898-1983 3
Packer Family 3
Pennsylvania Railroad Company 3
Schuylkill Navigation Company 3
Stevens, William Bacon, 1815-1887 3
Stout, Robert D 3
Taylor, Robert S. 3
Thomas Iron Company 3
Whitaker, Martin Dewey, 1902-1960 3
Wilbur, E. P. (Elisha Packer), 1833-1910 3
Wolle Family 3
Baldwin Locomotive Works 2
Bassler, Harvey, 1883-1950 2
Bieber, Irwin W., 1847-1909 2
Blake, Robert William, 1864-1921 2
Brodhead Family 2
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 2
Cummings, Mary Hannah Packer, 1839-1912 2
Davis, Richard Harding, 1864-1916 2
Douglas, Henry Bowman 2
Drown, Thomas Messinger 2
Elkus Family 2
Emery, Natt M. (Natt Morrill), 1873-1935 2
Eric Doolittle (1870-1920) Lehigh Class 1891 (CE) 2
Estes, William L. (William Lawrence), 1855-1940 2
Farmersville Church 2
Franklin, William S. (William Suddards), 1863-1930 2
Frazier, Benjamin West (1841-1905) 2
Gatewood, John 2
Gipson , Lawrence Henry, 1880-1971 2
Grossart, Lewis John Henry 2
H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), 1886-1961 2
Hudson, Clarence Walter 2
Hughes, Percy, 1872- 2
Keim, Rollin Reuben 2
Lafayette College (Easton, Northampton County, Pa.) 2
Lambert, Preston A. 2
Leach, Howard Seavoy, 1887-1948 2
Lehigh University – History 2
Lehigh University. Alumni Assocation. 2
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Lehigh University. Buildings 2
Lehigh University. Communications and Public Affairs 2
Lehigh University. Communications and Public Affirs 2
Lehigh University. Department of Chemistry 2
Lehigh University. Development and Alumni Relations 2
Lehigh University. Honorary degree recipients 2
Lehigh University. Libraries 2
Lehigh Valley Rail Road Company 2
Lester Bernstein (ca. 1881-1965) 2
Life (Chicago, Ill.) 2
Likins, Peter W. 2
Linderman, Robert Packer 2
Louisville and Portland Canal Company 2
McAlpine, William J. (William Jarvis) 2
McClintic-Marshall Corporation 2
Miller, Benjamin L. (Benjamin LeRoy), 1874-1944 2
Mustard and Cheese Drama Society 2
New York times 2
North Penn Railroad 2
Numbers, Robert Warren (Class of 1950) 2
Packard, James Ward, 1863-1928 2
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