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Carl Adams Baer Silk Mill Notes 1912-1922

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0193
Abstract

Interesting insight into the workings of textile machinery specifically of local Lehigh Valley silk mills. There were many silk mills in the early 20th century in the Lehigh Valley.

Dates: 1912-1922

Carl H. Bechhoefer, Class of 1910, Lehigh memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0382
Abstract

Class and Reunion memorabilia, and civil engineering service photographs and a notebook (law study and research notes) of Carl Haydn Bechhoefer, Lehigh Class of 1910. Donated by grandnephew, Eric Young.

Dates: 1910 - 1940

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

Cathy and Nicholas Dovidio Research On Their House in Westfield, New Jersey

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0219
Abstract

Documents and photographs of a house in Westfield, New Jersey, and copies of genealogical records of people who lived there up to 2000s. The residents included Lillian McIntosh the daughter of Charles Taylor, Lehigh Class of 1876.

Dates: 1857 - 2011; Majority of material found within 1857 - 1930

C.C. Hsiung Papers

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0135
Abstract “C.C. Hsiung Papers” contains correspondence on personal and academic matters, drafts and manuscripts of publications, syllabi, lectures, conference, colloquium and seminar documents, and mathematical notes documenting the career of Lehigh University Professor of Mathematics Chuan-Chih Hsiung who was the founder and the chief editor of the Journal of Differential Geometry. The collection also contains photographs, books and reprints of articles, and correspondence with Chinese scholars who...
Dates: 1937 - 2009

Charles A. Vinscherer Civil Engineering Notebook

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Identifier: SC MS 0122
Abstract

This manuscript describes observations and comparisons of various waterways engineering structures in eastern United States and the Rhineland of Germany. Detailed notations are made about the structures on the Schuylkill Navigation system above Reading, PA and the Louisville – Portland Canal system.

Dates: 1855 to 1881

Charles H. Hoffman documents, 1937-1940

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS 0170
Abstract

Collection of official documents such as freshman orientation schedule, degree transcript and form letter invitations to honors societies for Charles H. Hoffman from his undergraduate years at Lehigh studying electrical engineering, 1934-38, and graduate years at MIT, 1939-40.

Dates: 1934-1940

Charles R. Nippert Papers

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Identifier: SC MS0239
Abstract

Materials on Bethlehem Steel (including ephemera, catalogs, technical reports and drawings), Lehigh University (brochures, reports, Alumni Association publications); publications on manufacturing of steel and steel products, Pennsylvania and Lehigh Valley municipal maps compiled by Charles R. Nippert, Lehigh Class of 1947, a mechanical engineer at Bethlehem Steel Corporation.

Dates: 1922 - 2007; Majority of material found within 1937 - 1976

Civil Engineering Surveying Notes, 1880-1898

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Identifier: SC MS 0121
Abstract

A historical description of Lehigh University’s campus and its relationship to Bethlehem through surveying notes made by the civil engineering students from Sophomore Classes in the 1880s as recorded in this field notebook. The Surveying classes were under the instruction of Professor Charles L. Doolittle, father of poetess Hilda Doolittle. Some of the student notations were made by H. H. McClintic and C. D. Marshall, who would later form the company that built the Panama Canal gates.

Dates: 1880-1898

Civil Engineering Works Photograph Collection

 Item
Identifier: SC Photo-0020
Abstract The collection of photographs illustrate various types of civil engineering works including the Whipple through truss railroad bridge, Pennsylvania through truss bridge, suspension bridges, cantilever bridges, reinforced concrete arch bridges and buttress dams. Among the bridge photographs are included the Brooklyn Bridge, the Firth of Forth Bridge, the Tay Bridge and Niagara Falls “Honeymoon” Bridge collapses, the Pecos River railroad trestle bridge and the “Luten Design” reinforced...
Dates: 1879-1984; Majority of material found within 1879-1984

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Merriman, Mansfield, 1848-1925 9
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
Schwab, Charles M., 1862-1939 7
Unknown 7
Beedle, Lynn S. 6
Bethlehem Steel Company 6
Fritz, John, 1822-1913 6
Lehigh Coal and Navigation Company 6
Lehigh Valley Railroad Company 6
Mack, James D. (James Decker), 1916- 6
Lehigh University. Library 5
Pennsylvania Railroad Company 5
Bach Choir of Bethlehem (Bethlehem, Pa.) 4
Doolittle, C. L. (Charles Leander), 1843-1919 4
Elkus, Jonathan 4
Eney, William J. 4
Fritz Engineering Laboratory 4
Johnston, Archibald, 1865-1948 4
Lamberton, Robert Alexander, 1824-1893 4
Lehigh University – History 4
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Packer Family 4
Trembley, Francis J., (1904-1978) 4
Wilbur, Warren A. 4
Balabkins, Nicholas, 1926-2023 3
Chandler, W. H. (William Henry), 1841-1906 3
Cummings, Mary Hannah Packer, 1839-1912 3
Drown, Thomas M., (Thomas Messinger), 1842-1904 3
Eric Doolittle (1870-1920) Lehigh Class 1891 (CE) 3
General Electric Company 3
Gipson , Lawrence Henry, 1880-1971 3
Honeyman, Robert B. 3
Keim, Rollin Reuben 3
Lehigh University. Alumni Association 3
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Lehigh University. Curricula 3
Lehigh University. Department of Chemistry 3
Lehigh Valley Rail Road Company 3
Neville, Harvey A. (Harvey Alexander), 1898-1983 3
New York times 3
Philadelphia and Reading Railroad Company 3
Richards, Charles R. (Charles Russ Richards) 3
Schuylkill Navigation Company 3
Stevens, William Bacon, 1815-1887 3
Stout, Robert D 3
Taylor, Robert S. 3
Thomas Iron Company 3
United States. Department of the Army 3
Whitaker, Martin Dewey, 1902-1960 3
Wilbur, E. P. (Elisha Packer), 1833-1910 3
Wolle Family 3
ArtsQuest 2
Baldwin Locomotive Works 2
Bartlett, John Russell, 1805-1886 2
Bassler, Harvey, 1883-1950 2
Berman Family 2
Bieber, Irwin W., 1847-1909 2
Bird Family. 2
Blake, Robert William, 1864-1921 2
Bradford, William 2
Brodhead Family 2
Broun, Maurice, 1906-1979 2
Cady, Susan A. 2
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919 2
Charles Russ Richards 2
Davis, Richard Harding, 1864-1916 2
Douglas, Henry Bowman 2
Drown, Thomas Messinger 2
Dufour, Frank Oliver 2
Elkus Family 2
Emery, Natt M. (Natt Morrill), 1873-1935 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
Fry, David 2
Gatewood, John 2
Grossart, Lewis John Henry 2
H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), 1886-1961 2
Harvard University 2
Homer Research Laboratories 2
Hudson, Clarence Walter 2
Hughes, Percy, 1872- 2
Jenkins, George 2
Lafayette College (Easton, Northampton County, Pa.) 2
Lambert, Preston A. 2
Leach, Howard Seavoy, 1887-1948 2
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