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King, Margaret Pinckney, 1878-1967


Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

King, Margaret and Stanley (from the library of)

 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

King, Margaret Pinckey Jason (Spouse of President), 1901

Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Amherst College Non-Alumni Biographical Files document individuals associated with the college as faculty, staff, honorary degree recipients, trustees, visiting speakers and artists or in any role other than student. Files contain information about the individual and their relationship to the college and may including newpaper clippings, photographs, curriculum vitae, pamphlets, correspondence and other materials. Some files contain biographical questionaires submitted by the individual...
Dates: 1901

Margaret Pinckney (Mrs. Stanley) King, 1963 September

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 13
Scope and Contents Subject coverage: First learning of Amherst; Attorney General William B. '88, Judge Stearns Charles F. '89), George Arthur Plimpton, Being a trustee's wife, Rara Arithmetica (his index of his books on arithmetic), Relationship with Dwight Morrow, Plimpton as chairman of the Board, The Moores, Plimpton's fund-raising efforts and early career as a book salesman, the collection at the Lord Jeffery Inn, The rivalry between Plimpton and Mr. Morgan, Changes to the President's House, an attempt by...
Dates: 1963 September

Sale of household items between presidential families, correspondence between Peg (Margaret P.) King and Kitty (Katharine S.) Cole, 1946 March to July

 File — Box: 11, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: This sub-series documents the President's House from President Stearns' term (1854-1876) to President Gerety's tenure (1994-2003). Photographs, architectural plans, and drawings show structural and stylistic alterations. College records include maintenance requests, correspondence with architects and designers, and furnishing inventories for President King's term. In addition, Margaret Pinckney (Jackson) King, President King's wife, wrote a history of the house for Amherst Graduates'...
Dates: 1946 March to July

Stanley King (AC 1903) Papers

Identifier: MA.00056

Former Amherst College President. Correspondence, speeches, articles, scrapbooks, awards, photographs and other materials documenting his personal and professional life and that of his wife, Margaret P. Jackson King. Correspondents include Newton D. Baker, Ernest M. Hopkins, Felix Frankfurter and Frederick J. E. Woodbridge.

Dates: 1880-1967; Majority of material found within 1895-1967