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Series 2: Kendall Company Annual Reports, 1955-1971


Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection documents the Kendall Company from 1924 through its sale to Colgate Palmolive in 1972, with a few later items. It includes company annual reports (1955-1971) and executive and Board of Directors records and correspondence (primarily 1960-1972). The collection also includes company histories, informational publications, and advertisements as well as records of employee events, information about a number of Kendall mills, and a few samples of the company's products.

There is considerable overlap with the Henry P. Kendall Papers [MA.00370-d] and with the John P. Kendall Papers [MA.00370-f]. John P. Kendall served in the company’s senior management and on its board of directors.


  • 1955-1971

Conditions Governing Access

In general, there is no restriction on access to the collection for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted.


From the Collection: 15 boxes

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the Amherst College Archives and Special Collections Repository

Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Robert Frost Library
61 Quadrangle Drive
Amherst MA 01002-5000
(413) 542-2299