Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
Item — Object 0054.0001
Scope and Contents 0054.0001Title: Baluster [from Linderman Library Rotunda Spiral Staircase ]Date: 1878Description: 25 inches ; 10 lbs.Note: Wrought iron baluster of hand-rail from the lower section of the staircase that used to be attached to the basement/café level. Removed during the Renovation 2005-2007(3 samples)Keywords: baluster ; staircase ; stair ; wrought iron ; rotunda ; Linderman
Item — Object 0054.0002
Scope and Contents 0054.0002Title: Door Lock with Lehigh Knob [from Linderman Library]Date: 1929Note: Door lock from Linderman Library with "Lehigh" on the knob/handle. Removed during the Renovation 2005-2007Keywords: lock ; Linderman
Identifier: SC Photo-0017
Abstract 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.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1950-1955; 1950-1966
Identifier: SC Photo-0029
Abstract Twelve glass plate negative photographs of Lehigh campus buildings, both interior and exterior views circa 1898. The photographer and the donor collectively represent an extensive Lehigh family spanning two centuries.
Identifier: SC Photo-0030
Abstract A collection of turn of the late 19th century photographs from Lehigh alumnus Harry J. Atticks, Class of 1893. Most of photographs are depict Lehigh University buildings and grounds.
Dates: 1897-1912; Majority of material found within 1892-1893
Identifier: SC MS 0145
Abstract James D. Mack was Lehigh University Librarian from 1948(?) to 1976. Mr. Mack graduated from Lehigh Class of 1938. He was hired by University Librarian Howard S. Leach in 1946 as his assistant. Leach died two years later. In the early 1960’s Mack had his title changed to Library Director. He retired in 1976 and became Rare Book Curator. As Director he was succeeded by Berry G. Richards and as Rare Book curator Daniel Traister succeeded him. Eventually Philip Metzger succeeded Daniel...
Dates: 1926-1989; Majority of material found within 1960-1985
Identifier: SC MS 0229
Abstract 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.
Identifier: SC MS 0009
Abstract Letters written mostly to and from the president of Lehigh University, Charles Russ Richards, and the librarian, Howard Seavoy Leach, concerning all aspects of library business.
Identifier: SC MS 0003
Abstract This collection includes letters written to the office of the President (some to the Secretary of the Faculty or the Registrar) between 1866 and 1921. These letters cover many aspects of "Life as President of Lehigh". Also included are sixty one "Letter Books" with the replies from the President in chronological order from 1878 to 1920.
Identifier: SC MS 0370
Abstract Collection of fundraising related documents compiled by development officer Susan Vengrove about her involvement with specifically Zoellner Arts Center (1997) and the renovation of Linderman Library (2005-2007) at Lehigh University.
Dates: 1997 - 2019