MA.00370. Kendall Family Collections
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box 1-14: [Barcode: MA.00370-a Box 1-14]
Scope and Contents The collection documents the Nobel prize related activities and materials of Amherst alumnus and M.I.T Professor Henry Way Kendall, spanning his receiving of the Physics award in 1990 to his death in 1999. The collection includes programs, certificates, logistics and travel ephemera from Kendall’s participation in the Nobel Prize Ceremony and the 1991 Jubilee Week; photos of Kendall and his colleagues, friends and family; publications and clippings; lecture transparencies; Nobel prize...
Scope and Contents This collection contains genealogical records, writings, documents, correspondence, photographs, biographical information, correspondence, family Bibles, and ephemera of the Kendall and Plimpton families. It includes genealogical documentation of the ancestry of Henry P. Kendall on both the paternal (Kendall) and maternal (Plimpton) sides; histories of the Kendall and Plimpton families; letters, books and memorabilia of family members of several generations; writings and records of the Rev....