Plimpton, George A. (George Arthur), 1855-1936 (AC 1876)
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
Philosopher and former president of Amherst College. Papers contain correspondence with other educators and records created during his presidency.
Materials generated by the Board of Trustees of Amherst College relative to the presidency (1912-1924) and resignation of Alexander Meiklejohn.
A collection of 4591 published plays, largely from nineteenth and early twentieth century American and British popular theater.
Original and reproduction maps, portraits, drawings, autograph letters, broadsides, newspaper clippings, muster rolls, receipts and a variety of other documents documenting the history of the French and Indian War. The collection particularly focusses on British forces and the campaigns directed by General Jeffery Amherst, Commander-in-Chief of the troops in North America (1758-1763), which culminated with the capture of French Canada in 1763.
George A. Plimpton (AC 1876) Materials related to the Dedication of the Amherst Building at Doshisha University
Speeches, photographs, news clippings, correspondence, and other materials related to the celebration of the 60th anniversary of the founding of Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan, which George A. Plimpton attended as a representative of Amherst College in October 1935. The celebration included the presentation and dedication of the Amherst Building to Doshisha from friends of Amherst College.
Includes itinerary and program for the Amherst building dedication.