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Correspondence with Publishers and Editors, 1946-1976

MS. Eng. c. 2590
Held at the Weston Library

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Kendrew had a long connection with Endeavour as a contributor and as a member of its Advisory Panel from 1965 until 1976 when the publication was transferred from the original publishers ICI to Pergamon Press.

Folder L.112. 1946, 1952-1959. Includes drafts for three reviews by Kendrew, "Trace elements in plant physiology" (1952) (not published), "The chemical structure of proteins" (1954), "The molecular basis of evolution" (1959).

Included here is brief correspondence 1946 with invitation (declined) for Kendrew to accept editorship of ICI handbooks on engineering.

Folder L.113. December 1965 - December 2967. Advisory panel meetings, suggestions for contributors, comments on papers submitted.

Folder L.114. January 1968 - December 1969.

Folder L.115. January 1970 - December 1971. Includes draft editorial on EMBL, comments on papers or ideas submitted.

Folder L.116. 1972.

Folder L.117. 1973. Includes draft editorial on signing of EMBL Agreement, comments on papers submitted, suggestions for contributions etc.

Folder. L.118. 1974-1976.


  • 1946-1976


7 folders

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 2590

Former reference:

NCUACS 11/4/89/L.112-118

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