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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

Conditions Governing Access

There is no restriction on access to this collection for research use. Particularly fragile items may be restricted for preservation purposes.

Extent

From the Collection: 1.5 Linear feet (1 records storage box, 1 flat box)

Language of Materials

English

Creator

Repository Details

Part of the Amherst College Archives and Special Collections Repository

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