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Lehigh History: Founding Years

Celebrating Lehigh's Sesquicentennial Anniversary, 2015-2016

Important Documents

These early documents reveal the plans, decisions and discussions about the organization of Lehigh University:

Scrapbooks and Albums

Special Collections owns scrapbooks assembled by Lehigh students, alumni, faculty and staff. These books contain postcards, photographs, clippings, memorabilia and other ephemera that document the early years of Lehigh campus and surrounding neighborhoods, student life, athletic and club activities, academic and administrative decisions and actions.