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Industrial Archives & Library elects two new trustees

Lehigh Valley Press News, October 11, 2022 – LVP News reports IAL elected two new individuals to its Board of Trustees. Peggy Peters Cook and Charles Cook bring a wealth of experience in nonprofit organizations, broadcasting, network television production, communications, educations, and fundraising to the IAL Board.

Industrial Archives & Library featured on WAEB-AM 790 Outlook show this Sunday morning at 6:30 a.m.

WAEB’s Outlook, March 18, 2022 – IAL General Manager, Bob Bilheimer, and Digital Archivist & Librarian, Missy Nerino, discuss IAL current activities on WAEB’s community affairs Outlook show hosted by Dan Holzman, WAEB iHeartMedia News Director, Allentown. Visit the Outlook iHeart Radio page to listen to a podcast of the 30 minute interview.

Bethlehem Moment: Mr. Schwab Comes to Bethlehem

The Bethlehem Gadfly, December 11, 2019 – IAL General Manager, Bob Bilheimer, tells the Bethlehem City Council about Charles Schwab’s first day in Bethlehem in January 1905.

MARA Student, Nick Zmijewski is appointed to ArchivesSpace board

San Jose State University, December 3, 2019 – San Jose State University spotlights IAL’s archivist.

Industrial Archives & Library Receives NJ Dept. of Transportation Materials

Mid-Atlantic Archivist, Vol. 48, No. 4 – See updates from Industrial Archives & Library in the Pennsylvania caucus news.

Woman interviews man for local news station.
Industrial Archives & Library’s General Manager, Bob Bilheimer, gets interviewed ahead of the implosion of Martin Tower on May 19, 2019.

Conrail predecessor documents bound for shredder saved instead

Trains Magazine, August 15, 2019 – Over 600 cubic feet of railroad-related material from the Smithsonian were saved by IAL and other academic and non-profit organizations.

100-Year Laros Legacy

Bethlehem Press, July 30, 2019 – The R.K. Laros Foundation and Industrial Archives & Library host a reception to honor Marge Tarola, a Laros Silk Company employee and the Laros legacy.

Preserving the history of an iconic Lehigh Valley silk mill

Washington Times, January 9, 2018 – The R.K. Laros Foundation and the Industrial Archives & Library partner to record memories of the Laros Silk Mill in Bethlehem, PA.