Coppée, Henry, 1821-1895

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Coppée was born in Georgia and graduated from the U.S. Military Academy. He served on the faculty of the University of Pennsylvania before becoming the first president of Lehigh University in 1866. He resigned that position in 1875.

From the description of Lectures. 1866-1875. (Lehigh University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 18707743

College president.

From the description of Papers, 1866-1875. (Lehigh University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 28415971

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creatorOf Hillyer, William Silliman, 1831-1874. Papers of William Silliman Hillyer, 1822 (1861-1874) 1931, [manuscript]. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Meade, George Gordon, 1815-1872. Civil War letters and general order of George Gordon Meade, 1862-1864. Navarro College
creatorOf French, J. W. (John William), 1810?-1871. Papers. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885. Copy of LS, 1865 Sept. 27, Cincinnati, to William Sooy Smith. Rosenbach Museum & Library
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Autograph File, C, 1554-2002. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wager), 1815-1872. Papers. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
referencedIn Mark Anthony De Wolfe Howe additional papers, 1880-1959. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Coppée, Henry, 1821-1895. Papers, 1866-1875. Lehigh University Libraries, Lehigh Libraries
creatorOf Coppée, Henry, 1821-1895. Lectures. Lehigh University Libraries, Lehigh Libraries
creatorOf Wayne, James Moore, 1790-1867. Letters, 1832-1857. Harvard Law School Library, HLS Library
creatorOf Childs, George William, 1829-1894. George William Childs papers [manuscript], 1882-1892. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Putnam, George Palmer, 1814-1872. George Palmer Putnam letters [manuscript], 1858-1870. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Lehigh University. President's office. [Records]. Lehigh University Libraries, Lehigh Libraries
referencedIn Meade, George Gordon, 1815-1872. Civil War letters, 1862-1864. Navarro College
creatorOf Aztec Club of 1847. Certificate of membership for George F. Hooper : New York : DS, 1886 Oct. 13. UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Coppée, Henry, 1821-1895. Letters. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
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associatedWith Aztec Club of 1847. corporateBody
associatedWith Childs, George William, 1829-1894. person
associatedWith French, J. W. (John William), 1810?-1871. person
associatedWith Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885. person
associatedWith Halleck, H. W. (Henry Wager), 1815-1872. person
associatedWith Hillyer, William Silliman, 1831-1874. person
correspondedWith Howe, M. A. De Wolfe (Mark Antony De Wolfe), 1864-1960 person
associatedWith Jewett, Charles C. (Charles Coffin), 1816-1868. person
associatedWith Lehigh University corporateBody
associatedWith Lehigh University. President's office. corporateBody
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Meade, George Gordon, 1815-1872. person
correspondedWith Palfrey family. family
associatedWith Putnam, George Palmer, 1814-1872. person
associatedWith United States Military Academy. Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Wayne, James Moore, 1790-1867. person
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Bethlehem (Pa.)
Pennsylvania
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Universities and colleges
English (language)
History
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Education
English literature
Libraries--History--19th century
Libraries--Self-evaluation
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College presidents--Pennsylvania
Historians--Pennsylvania
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Birth 1821-10-13

Death 1895-03-22

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