Benjamin F. Kingsbury Papers,1914-1941.

Collection Number: 14-26-1632

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Benjamin F. Kingsbury papers, 1914-1941.
Collection Number:
14-26-1632
Creator:
Kingsbury, B. F.(Benjamin Freeman),
Quantity:
2.6 cubic feet.
Forms of Material:
Correspondence, publications, research material, notebooks, course material.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Correspondence, reprints of Kingsbury's articles. Also course outlines, lecture notes and several notebooks belonging to Professor Howard Adelmann; and a photograph of Kingsbury and others at Woods Hole, 1897.
Language:
Collection material in English


BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Professor of Histology and Embryology, Cornell University.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Correspondence concerning students, courses, graduate study, research and Sigma Xi matters; includes several letters from a former student written from the Women's Christian Medical College in Shanghai, China. Reprints of Kingsbury's articles. Also course outlines, lecture notes and several notebooks belonging to Professor Howard Adelmann; and a photograph of Kingsbury and others at Woods Hole, 1897. Correspondents include Cornell president Livingston Farrand, W.P. Van Wagenen, Simon Henry Gage, B.H. Grave, F.K. Richtmyer, Ross G. Harrison, Carl Zeiss Inc., K.M. Wiegand, and others.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Kingsbury, B. F. (Benjamin Freeman), 1872-1946.
Adelmann, Howard B. (Howard Bernhardt), 1898-1988.
Farrand, Livingston, 1867-1939.
Gage, Simon Henry, 1851-1944.
Grave, Benjamin Harrison, 1878-
Harrison, Ross G. (Ross Granville), 1870-1959.
Richtmyer, F. K. (Floyd Karker), 1881-1939.
Van Wagenen, W. P.
Wiegand, Karl M. (Karl McKay), 1873-1942.
Carl Zeiss, Inc. (U.S.)
Cornell University -- Faculty.
Cornell University -- Students.
Cornell University
Cornell University. Department of Histology and Embryology.
Cornell University. Department of Zoology.
Society of the Sigma Xi.
Women's Christian Medical College (Shanghai, China)

Subjects:
Zoology -- Study and teaching.
Embryology -- Study and teaching.
Histology -- Study and teaching.
Medical colleges -- China -- Shanghai.
Education -- China -- Shanghai.

Form and Genre Terms:
Photographs.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Benjamin F. Kingsbury Papers, #14-26-1632. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1
Course outlines, lecture notes, and teaching notes for seminars
1912-1920, 1925-1938
Box 2
Lecture notes and exams
1914-1919, 1936, 1940-1941
Box 3
Reprints of articles, mainly by B.F. Kingsbury
1908-1940
Box 4
Correspondence
1926-1932
Box 5
Correspondence
1933-1937