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Emerson, Benjamin Kendall, 1843-1932 (AC 1865)

 Person

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

B.A. Emerson, Ben Kendall, 1865

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Amherst College Degrees and Honors Collection consists chiefly of the diplomas for degrees awarded to Amherst graduates and other individuals associated with the College, mostly in the 19th century. All printed on vellum, but their physical condition varies widely; water and mold damage are evident on many of the early nineteenth century documents. Although some are for the degree of Master of Arts, the bulk are Bachelor of Arts. Honorary doctorates, as well as a few honorary Masters...
Dates: 1865

Emerson, Benjamin Kendall Library (presented to Geology Department by his sons)

 Box — Box: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

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.

Dates: 1828-1989

Journal articles, 1904 - 1910

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 7
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This collection of professional papers contains correspondence, lectures, scientific articles in print and typescript, teaching materials, and research notes related to the paleontological work of Dr. Loomis, both at Amherst College and in the field. Series 1, "Professional Correspondence", contains correspondence concerning Loomis's scientific work. The majority of the letters are incoming mail from fellow paleontologists and geologists. Incoming correspondence is arranged...
Dates: 1904 - 1910

L.L.D., hon. Emerson, Benjamin K., 1915

 File — Box: 3, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Amherst College Degrees and Honors Collection consists chiefly of the diplomas for degrees awarded to Amherst graduates and other individuals associated with the College, mostly in the 19th century. All printed on vellum, but their physical condition varies widely; water and mold damage are evident on many of the early nineteenth century documents. Although some are for the degree of Master of Arts, the bulk are Bachelor of Arts. Honorary doctorates, as well as a few honorary Masters...
Dates: 1915

"Notes on the microscopes belonging to the college", 1876

 File — Box: 12, Folder: 13
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Series 5: Notebooks and Catalogues - contains catalogues of various collections, and miscellaneous field notebooks.

Dates: 1876

"The Geological and Mineralogical Collections of Amherst College", 1915-1916

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 6
Scope and Contents From the Series:

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.

Dates: 1915-1916