Emerson, Benjamin Kendall, 1843-1932 (AC 1865)
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Approximately 222 bookplates and bookplate designs, circa 1828-1989, used in the Amherst College library. The collection also includes information about the history of some of the bookplates; a variety of printing blocks, engravings and other print masters, and a small amount of correspondence.
Series 5: Notebooks and Catalogues - contains catalogues of various collections, and miscellaneous field notebooks.
Series 1: Correspondence and Reports - is arranged by subject and contains reports to the Board of Trustees by Benjamin Kendall Emerson; letters from the Smithsonian Institution to B.K. Emerson; miscellaneous papers, correspondence, reports, and records of the Visiting Committee; reports, reading lists, examinations, and class notes from the Geology Department; newspaper clippings concerning the Geology Department; field notebooks; and articles.