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Kendrick, Sir Thomas Downing, 1895-1979 (museum director and archaeologist)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1895 - 1979

Biography

Sir Thomas Kendrick (1895-1979), archaeologist, Keeper of British and Mediaeval Antiquities, British Museum, 1938-50, Director of the BM, 1950-59

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

 File

Letter to T.C. Lethbridge, 1947

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9777/39/6
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Letters, papers, newscuttings

Dates: 1947
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Letter to Thomas C. Lethbridge, 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9777/10/6/11
Scope and Contents

Thanks for copy of Lethbridge's privately printed book Umiak. The European ancestry of the 'Women's boat'[

Dates: 1937
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Item

Letters to T.C. Lethbridge, 1954-1957

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9777/26/6/173-180
Scope and Contents From the Series:

Excavations at Wandlebury or the Gogmagog Hills near Cambridge, revealing what Lethbridge claimed to be ancient chalk figures: site notes, book manuscript, correspondence, published book

Dates: 1954-1957
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Letters to Thomas Charles Lethbridge, 1932-1970

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9777/9/1-108
Scope and Contents From the Fonds: Comprises: notes and drawings relating to Lethbridges publications, including 'Recent excavations in Anglo-Saxon cemeteries in Cambridgeshire and Suffolk' (1931); material relating to the expedition to Jan Mayen Island in the Arctic and later expeditions to Greenland and Iceland; the Gogmagog site notebook and drafts of 'Gogmagog - the Buried Gods'; manuscript and typescript drafts of other published works; notebooks and sketches; material relating to cruises in West Scotland; collected...
Dates: 1932-1970
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
 Series

Obituaries

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9777/9/110-111
Scope and Contents

The Times, 23 NOV 1979; Antiquity, 54 (1980), p.210

Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).