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Bethlehem Steel cathode drawings

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: IAL-2017-005

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of 14 blueprints of a cathode from Bethlehem Steel's Homer Research Labs. Homer Research Labs was established by the company to centralize all research into one department and facility, having previously been spread among the plants. With the acquisition by ArcelorMittal all research activities were transferred to their East Chicago facility and the former Homer Research Labs transferred to Lehigh University.


  • 1964-01-08


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is available for research. Materials are currently stored offsite.


14 Leaves

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The drawings were kept in the order they were received at the repository.

Custodial History

The drawings were acquired by IAL from Adam Meyer Moving Co., a local storage facility in the Bethlehem area. Provenance prior to this is unknown.

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Repository Details

Part of the Industrial Archives & Library Repository

18 West 4th Street
Bethlehem Pennsylvania 18015 USA