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Correspondence with Publishers and Editors, 1951-1981

MS. Eng. c. 2589
Held at the Weston Library

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Academic Press Inc.

Folder L.99. 1951-1953. Contract, letter from W.T. Astbury, for Kendrew's contribution to The Proteins (1954).

Folder L.100. 1952-1958. Contract, correspondence with colleagues etc. for collaborative paper with F.H.C. Crick for Advances in Protein Chemistry, 12 (1957).

Folder L.101. 1960-1961. On proposed collaborative contributions with Perutz to revised edition of The Proteins and to Advances in Protein Chemistry.

Folder L.102. 1958-1966. On various publishing projects. Includes correspondence 1966 with J.T. Edsall urging Kendrew to publish a full account of his work on myoglobin, preferably in Advances in Protein Chemistry.

Annual Reviews Inc.

Folder L.103. 1954-1956. On collaborative paper with Perutz for Annual Review of Biochemistry, 26, 1957.

Atlas of Protein Structures.

Folder L.104. 1968, 1970-1971. Correspondence, comments etc. on publication proposed by D.C. Phillips and F.M. Richards.

W.A. Benjamin & Company.

Folder L.105. 1962-1965. Proposed "Lecture note and monograph series".


Folder l.106. 1962-1964. Invitation to serve on Editorial Advisory Board, reports on journal etc.

Blackwells Scientific Publications.

Folder L.107. 1964, 1972.

Cambridge University Press.

Folder L.108. 1958, 1963. Requests for Kendrew to write book.

Folder L.109. 1968-1974. Advice and comment on various publishing projects.

Current Topics in Developmental Biology.

Folder L.110. 1965-1970. Brief correspondence only, on Kendrew's service on Board of Advisory Editors.

Encyclopaedia of Ignorance.

Folder L.111. 1974-1981. Includes contract and draft of Kendrew's Introduction to Vol. II published 1977.


  • Creation: 1951-1981


13 folders

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 2589

Former reference:

NCUACS 11/4/89/L.99-111

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