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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 58 Collections and/or Records:

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

Identifier: SC MS 0201
Abstract 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...
Dates: 1849-1850

Records of Ludwig and Erwin Loewy

Identifier: SC MS 0078
Abstract The Ludwig and Erwin Loewy Records consists of boxes containing correspondence, photographs, blueprints, magazines, clippings, ephemera, artifacts, books, speeches, staff memoranda, reports, corporate histories, and passports, 1928-1959. The companies that the Loewy brothers were involved with or created are Hydropress, Inc., Schloemann, The Loewy Engineering Co. Ltd, SPIDEM, Loewy Machinery Supply, Loma Machine, and Sintercast. Correspondence and photographs related to the donation of this...
Dates: 1928-1959

Robert Blum Olney Bridge Design Class Notebook

Identifier: SC MS 0226
Abstract This manuscript contains three bridge design class exercises indicating the instructional process to train engineering students. Specific step-by-step instruction in designing for various railroad bridge spans, building material specifications, structural loads and stresses to be considered as presented in the professor’s lecture. The complete process of calculating the design with comparisons of different conditions, as well as material available, costs incurred of every aspect of the...
Dates: 1891 - 1892

Samuel S. Dale Wool Industry Documents, 1902-1928

Identifier: SC MS 0235
Abstract This collection is a compilation of material presenting a case for a fair tariff on wool based on value of goods, the manufacture of dyes and duty on dye stuff, labeling, weights and measures. The collector of this collection of pamphlets, newspaper articles and correspondence, Samuel S. Dale, produced this work for the purpose of securing wise legislation affecting the production of wool.
Dates: 1900-1930; 1900-1928, 1930

Shop Visits, 1888-1892

Identifier: SC MS 0037
Abstract Includes three holograph notebooks by F. duP. Thomson, Lehigh 1890, evidently made as part of his course work at Lehigh in 1888-1890. Also includes a bound compilation of holographic notes titled Sophomore Shop Visits, 1892." All are notes and drawings of specific generic equipment, with no names or locations of places visited.
Dates: 1888-1892; Majority of material found in 1888-1890, 1892

Student Notebooks, 1896-1925

Identifier: SC MS 0031
Abstract Contains student notebooks from Chemistry, Physics and Mechanical Drawing classes taught Lehigh University from 1890s to 1920s.
Dates: 1896-1925

Thomas Iron Company Correspondence and Records

Identifier: SC MS 0071
Abstract This collection includes 3 bound notebooks of financial records, documents, correspondence, and remembrances, including some clippings and photographs.
Dates: 1854 - 1939