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Notebooks

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 70 Collections and/or Records:

Professor Karl Ludwig Meissner Engineering Lectures

 Collection
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)...
Dates: 1849 - 1850

Professor Mansfield Merriman Lecture Notes Taken by Edgar A. Borhek, 1904

 Collection
Identifier: SC MS0266
Abstract

The lecture notes reflect an interesting view into the field of civil engineering at the turn of the twentieth century. The notes indicate that a student in civil engineering was expected to have a multidisciplinary diversity. Some examples given in the lectures illustrate the broad field of knowledge possessed by Professor Mansfield Merriman.

Dates: 1904

Records of Ludwig and Erwin Loewy

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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...
Dates: 1928-1959

Robert Blum Olney Bridge Design Class Notebook

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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

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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

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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

Statuta Collegii Reginalis Praefatio Reginae Fundatricis

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Identifier: SC MS0245
Scope and Contents The manuscript measures 27.5 x 21.5 x 2 cm. The binding is worn and singed brown calf leather with faint traces of gilded decoration on the edges. The cover is thick board separated from the spine with white ink notation S 578.421 C17s. Inside the front board is written in pencil 617 scratched out and 439 and 1000, as well as the bookplate of Sir Thomas E.M. Turton, Bart. Sir Thomas E.M. Turton, Bart. (1790-1854) was the second baronet succeeding to the title in 1844. Since the...
Dates: 1446 - 1823; Majority of material found within 1529 - 1575

Student Notebooks, 1896-1925

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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

 Collection
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