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Lehigh University

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Asa Packer Graphic Design Book Project

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Identifier: SC MS 0109
Overview Asa Packer books designed and constructed by Lehigh University students as class projects called “Asa Packer Book Project” for their Graphic Design III taught by Professor Thom Lepley in the Spring of 2003-2004 and Fall of 2004-2005 academic years. Through this graphic design project, the students were to research and study artifacts and evidence of Asa Packer’s lifespan and then tell a unique story in a hand-bound artist book that would define Asa Packer and his legacy.

Civil Engineering Surveying Notes, 1880-1898

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Identifier: SC MS 0121
Overview 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.

Records of the Dravo Endowment at Lehigh University

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Identifier: SC MS 0319-UA
Overview The Dravo brothers attended Lehigh University and throughout their professional careers made large donations to the school. This collection includes correspondence, business documents, and other records regarding the Dravo Family, Dravo Trust and Estates, Dravo Corporation and their relation with Lehigh University.

E. Bruce Kirkham correspondence

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Identifier: SC MS 0317
Overview This collection contains personal letters exchanged between Bruce Kirkham and several faculty members of the Lehigh University English Department including Glenn J. Christensen, John A. Hertz, Victor M. Valenzuela, Dr. J. Burke Severs, and Ray L. Armstrong, all of whom offering personal advice and encouragement Dr. Kirkham. Also contained are letters with Lehigh University Library Directors Berry G. Richards and James D. Mack, friends of Dr. Kirkham. While at Ball State University, Kirkham had...

Gregory C. Lee, LU 1937

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Identifier: BA055
Overview Personal collection of Lehigh University winter photographs, graduation photos, military airplanes and armament from ROTC training program at Aberdeen Proving Grounds.

Harvey A. Neville, President of Lehigh University, 1961-1964 Miscellaneous Material

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Identifier: SC MS 0025
Overview Material is mostly congratulatory notes and cards received on the occasion of the announcement of his selection and installation as President of Lehigh University in October 1961. Also included are some newspaper clippings, and a few of Dr. Neville's poems.

Jonathan Britton Elkus: Lehigh 1957-1973

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Identifier: SC MS 0265
Overview Collection contains memorabilia from Professor Jonathan Elkus during his tenure (1957-1973) at Lehigh University in the Music Department as professor and director of the University’s Marching 97 Band. The collection contains correspondence, concert programs, music scores, newspaper clippings of critical reviews and photographs.

Lehigh University Administrative Records - Collection 2

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Identifier: SC MS 0229
Overview This collection contains financial records, statements, ledgers, checkbooks, register of students, faculty salaries, building expenses and other materials from the administrative offices and various departments of Lehigh University, from 1866 to 1935 (not complete). See also other Lehigh University archive collections for more information.

Lehigh University Plan by Henry Coppee

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Identifier: SC MS 0332
Overview This manuscript incorporates Lehigh University's first president Henry Coppee's ideas for a plan as well as a diary of his early years at Lehigh University. Before coming to Lehigh Coppee had a distinguished career in the U.S. Army and at University of Pennsylvania. With suggestions from Bishop William Stevens, Lehigh's first president of the Board of Trustees and T. R. Jencks, a scholar from Harvard University, Coppée formulated the student course of study, the laws of governance and a...